Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Licensed Professional Counselor Position Available

Highland Medical Center is expanding its Behavioral Health Department and is seeking a LCSW or LPC for full time or part time employment.
HMC is a federally qualified health center located in Monterey, VA.

The main job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Direct delivery of clinical and case management services to children, adolescents and adults that may include individual counseling, skill building, advocating for the client, psycho-educational services and crisis intervention.
  • Manage psycho-social aspects of chronic and acute diseases that may include substance use.
  • Apply behavior principles to address lifestyle and health risk issues.
  • Evaluate for substance use, identifies maladaptive coping strategies and develops harm reduction strategies utilizing SBIRT.
  • Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, or supporting clients.
  • Meet with families, social services, school personnel, probation officers, police or other interested parties to exchange necessary information during the treatment process.
  • Consult with referring provider to enhance understanding of the patient, provide decision support for primary care treatment planning and assist in the implementation, as appropriate.
  • Monitor clientsā€™ use of medication
  • Identify, triage, advocate and coordinate care with referring provider for clients needing specialty mental health services.


Requirements:  Masterā€™s Degree; Holds or is eligible to obtain a current, valid License in the Commonwealth of Virginia


Experience:  Working in behavioral health care setting 1 year (Preferred)

Reports to:  CEO

FLSA Status:  Exempt

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:  Sitting, standing and walking several hours per day: lifting (<50 lbs).


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