Mental Health Counselor in Spartanburg, SC at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

Position Summary

Under general supervision, the counselor demonstrates thorough knowledge of therapeutic patient care, patient advocacy, team dynamics, hospital systems, and serves as a resource for the unit and support staff.  Collaborates with leadership in developing and implementing the Spartanburg Medical Center culture, Vision, Mission and goals. The Mental Health Counselor will provide advanced Individual, Group, Couple and/or Family Counseling, and patient education utilizing a variety of therapeutic interventions.

Minimum Requirements


  •  Masters prepared


  • Master’s Degree or equivalent from an accredited school
  • Current South Carolina therapist license; LISW, LISW-CP, LCSW, LPC, LMFT

Preferred Requirements

Preferred Education      

  • N/A

Preferred Experience     

  • N/A

Preferred License/Registration/Certifications     

  • N/A

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Will be responsible for psychosocial assessments, outcome of therapy measurements, and community referrals.
  • Will participate in interdisciplinary treatment team and work groups.  
  • Will perform other appropriate duties as assigned. 
  • Will positively interact and develop rapport with consumers and their families, professional support staff, and various levels of staff from community agencies.
  • Able to maintain a calm, non-defensive, supportive attitude during crisis or potential crisis situations.
  • Must know and perform crisis intervention techniques.
  • Will perform designated examiner responsibilities, assessments, and hearing processes.