Mental Health Associate
Company: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Mental Health Associate Requisition #: 192213
Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Category: Social Work/Mental Health
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Limited (20 - 29)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Oct. 4, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people
annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part
of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their
families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees.
Career opportunities are available in academic and community
hospital settings, home care services, physician practices,
international affiliate locations and in the health insurance
industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also
have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite
you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare
The mental health associate (full-time Group Counselor) provides
group services to an assigned program within JHBMC. The mental
health associates (MHA) is expects to average 5 groups per day in
addition to documentation and billing for services provided. Groups
include but are not limited to psycho-educational and psychotherapy
groups around the issues of self-esteem, relapse prevention,
violent relationships, drug education, etc. The MHA is expected to
participate in individual supervision on a weekly basis.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Work requires the level of knowledge typically acquired through
completion of two years of occupationally specific education or an
Associate's degree in mental health, psychology, or a closely
related field and one year of previous experience.
No certification, registration, or licensure required.
Work requires the analytical skills to resolve problems that
require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical
Work requires the ability to exchange information on factual
matters, schedule appointments, greet visitors, explain medical
center policies, and/or relay messages to appropriate personnel.
This type of interaction requires courtesy and tact when dealing
with patients, visitors and/or medical center employees. More
sensitive situations may be referred to others as appropriate.
Valid Maryland Driver's License with no more than 2 points is
required upon hire or transfer, verified by a certified copy of
Required Physical, Mental, and Visual Abilities
Work requires occasionally reaching and grasping objects.
Work requires occasionally using a keyboard to interact with
Work requires proofreading and/or reviewing documents.
Day Shift , 25 hours
2pm - 7pm
Work is generally performed in an office or clinical environment in
which there is only minimal exposure to unpleasant and/or hazardous
Johns Hopkins is a Smoke -Free campus.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal
Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical
disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other
status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center is a 560+ bed teaching
hospital located near the Greektown neighborhood of Southeast
Baltimore. We are committed to collaboration that bridges clinical
care with teaching and research programs across disciplines and
have developed unique models of care in Johns Hopkins Centers of
Excellence, including the Burn Center, Women---s Center for Pelvic
Health, Asthma & Allergy Center and Memory and Alzheimer---s
Treatment Center, to name a few.--
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