Under the direction of the Health Manager, and reporting to the Clinical Supervisor, the Counsellor provides counselling services to clients, suffering from the effects of post-traumatic stress, with substance abuse issues , anxiety/depression, family violence, and mental health issues. Able to utilize interventions/treatment modalities informed but not limited to: Narrative Therapy, Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, EMDR, Multi-Generational Family Systems Therapy, and Addiction and Harm Reduction Approaches.
Provides assessment, referral, participates in discharge planning and follow-up counselling, following in-patient treatment for mental health/addictions-related hospitalizations and residential treatment. (full-time, term position until approx. mid. Sept. 2020)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Preference will be given to, but not limited to those applicants who possess the following:
DEADLINE: WED., JAN. 22, 2020 (4:00 pm)
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary