Behavioral Health Consultant (CSWA or LPCA)

Job Opportunity: CSWA or LPCA

North Bend Medical Center is actively seeking Clinical Social Worker Associates (CSWA) or Licensed Professional Counselor Associates (LPCA) to join our team. This full-time role involves working within the integrated behavioral health model in our Internal and Family Medicine Departments.

Our approach differs from traditional mental healthcare—it’s a collaborative model that blends behavioral health with medical treatment, requiring proficiency in managing a diverse range of medical and mental health issues. As a Behavioral Health Consultant, you will be providing high-volume services through a population-based perspective that is accessible and routinely incorporated into primary care.

Collaborate with Primary Care Providers and staff to conduct brief, focused assessments and interventions targeting functional improvement for various conditions such as mental health challenges and behavior-related issues like stress management, sleep disturbances, smoking cessation programs for vaping or tobacco users, diabetes management support, chronic pain strategies etc. This dynamic position offers an exciting pace that's both challenging and fulfilling.

Key Responsibilities:
- Conduct evidence-based assessments to assist PCPs in recognizing and addressing mental/behavioral health concerns.
- Engage in short-term consultations with patients/caregivers focusing on resilience.
- Screen for psychosocial stressors using validated tools; collaborate on treatment planning.
- Utilize motivational interviewing techniques; provide psychoeducation on risk reduction/prevention.
- Implement cognitive-behavioral strategies to foster positive thinking/self-efficacy.
- Develop self-care plans emphasizing disease self-management skills.

Qualifications:
- Master’s or Doctoral degree in Mental Health field
- Valid CSWA or LPCA certification/license

Benefits:
- Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Competitive salary plus sign-on bonus
- 401K plus generous employer match
- Licensing and DEA reimbursement
-Medical, dental, vision & prescription insurance
-Long term disability & group life
-Flexible spending account
-Malpractice coverage
-Generous PTO & CME package

Additional Perks:
Live where others vacation—enjoy our coastal community's moderate climate all year round! We offer an excellent work-life balance just 30 minutes from Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. Embrace outdoor activities like hiking, cycling and kayaking along with great dining experiences!

Join us at NBMC where your expertise can make a meaningful impact! Apply today for this unique opportunity to blend life at the beach with a rewarding career pathway!

Place of work

North Bend Medical Center
1900 Woodland Drive
97420 Coos Bay
United States of America

Employer profile

North Bend Medical Center is the largest multi-specialty group on the Southern Oregon coast.  We employ approximately 100 providers, which includes physicians and advanced practitioners.  Our main clinic is located in Coos Bay, and we offer four satellite clinics serving the communities of Bandon, Coquille, Gold Beach and Myrtle Point. We also feature an Immediate Care Clinic that serves the community six-days per week. 

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North Bend Medical Center

Employees
201-500
Industry
Health and Social Affairs
Contact
Christy Wright, Director of Recruitment & Marketing
Phone number: 541-267-5151, Ext. 1294 call
Email: christy.wright@nbmchealth.com send
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