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Assessment Counselor (Licensed Therapist, LMSW, LPC, LPCi) (PRN; Various Shifts) - (34331)

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Assessment Counselor (Licensed Therapist, LMSW, LPC, LPCi) (PRN; Various Shifts) - (34331)

Facility Name
El Paso Behavioral Health System
El PASO, TX 79902 US (Primary)
Career Area
Allied Health
Admissions, Behavioral Health - Therapist, Social Worker
Job Description

El Paso Behavioral Health System is a free-standing 163-bed free-standing behavioral health hospital connected to a large outpatient clinic both featuring a variety of clinical programs and units for specific service lines designed to meet the needs of each special population.  We believe healing comes from a variety of therapeutic and innovative treatments.

El Paso Behavioral offers comprehensive benefits for the ASSESSMENT COUNSELOR PRN position, such as:

  • A challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries

What do our current assessment counselors value at UHS?

An environment that puts patient care first.  One of the most rewarding aspects of working as an ASSESSMENT COUNSELOR PRN is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times.  Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career.  Supportive and responsive leadership.  Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc.  All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc.  To the extent any reference to “UHS or UHS facilities” on this website including any statements, articles, or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware.  Further, the terms “we,” “us,” “our” or “the company” in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware.  Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements


The Assessment Counselor is responsible for performing intake assessments, crisis intervention and providing information over the hospital’s services to patients. The Assessment Counselor is also responsible for providing patients who do not meet criteria for admission with referrals to community resources to ensure continuity of care.  Assessment Counselor will assist with call center functions and other duties to support the needs of the Psych E.D.


Education:  Master’s Degree in a human relations field or Registered Nurse

Experience:  Preferably two or more years’ experience in intake assessment activities within an acute

psychiatric setting.  A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a psychiatric hospital setting

including customer contact and crisis intervention.

Licensure: Licensed to practice in the State of Texas as a mental health professional (LPC, LPC-Intern, LMSW, or LCSW).

Additional Requirements: A working knowledge of the DSM-V and the Mental Status Exam.  A

working knowledge of the Addiction and Recovery field.

Posted: 2018-10-16 Expires: 2018-11-14

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