State of Georgia Group Facilitator [Forensic Treatment Mall] - Augusta Campus in Richmond, Georgia

Under general supervision, counsel with emphasis on prevention and/or behavior modification. Works with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental health. May help individuals deal with addictions and substance abuse, family, parenting, and marital problems, suicide, stress management, problems with self-esteem, and issues associated with aging and mental and emotional health. Act as client advocate in order to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.

Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, and tests. Counsel clients in individual and group sessions to help them overcome dependencies, recover from illness, and adjust to life. Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge. Evaluate clients' physical or mental condition based on review of client information. Maintain confidentiality of records relating to client's treatment. Monitor, evaluate, and record client progress according to measurable goals described in treatment and care plan. Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports

Master's degree in a related field from an accredited college or university OR Bachelor's degree in a related field from an accredited college or university AND Two years of related experience OR One year of experience at the lower level Behavioral Hlth Counselor 1 (HCP100) or position equivalent. Note: Some positions may require certification or licensure.

Job: *Healthcare

Organization: *Dept Behavioral Hlth& Dev Disb

Title: Group Facilitator [Forensic Treatment Mall] - Augusta Campus

Location: GA-Richmond-Augusta

Requisition ID: HEA02Y8