We Are Hiring:
an award-winning health system committed to delivering
Health Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital
Estates provides evidence-based behavioral health
care for patients/ families when they require more intensive
facility is one of the largest behavioral health hospitals in the
country and offers specialized services for mental health and
substance abuse problems
PRN/Registry, Night shift, 11:00pm - 7:30am, with alternate
weekends & holidays
Availability to attend on-site team meetings and programs at the
hospital or medical group location within Chicago
What You Will Do:
Virtual Counselor will be a part of the rollout and usage of a new
online web application for middle school adolescents that was
created to benefit their overall emotional wellness by providing
healthy coping skills to manage uncomfortable emotions or
Virtual Counselor will be responsible for monitoring the
responses of the adolescents and reaching out through text message
and video chat to provide support. They will be required to
consistently develop new content to keep the app
data algorithms for monitoring trending responses and reporting red
flags. Must be comfortable with crisis management and
is a non-clinical based program and is for the benefit of the
middle school students.
interaction with students is done virtually. This is a remote
position. A private, distraction free area to work from home is
MS degree in Behavioral Science, Psychology, Social Work,
Counseling, Marriage/Family Counseling or related field
Adolescence counseling experience highly preferred
Provide behavioral health counseling
What You Will Need:
- Conduct patient assessments and establish therapy treatment
- Administer individual and group therapy.
- Maintain thorough and confidential records of
- Evaluate progress and effectiveness of therapy
- Provide patient with information regarding resources and
therapeutic activities in the community.
- Work directly with the patient, family, physician and community
providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the
initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.
- Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Social Science, or
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
AMITA Health, one of the largest health
systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230
sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups,
26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves
over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the
communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients
and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body,
mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the
source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being.
We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement
potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.
AMITA Health will provide equal
employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for
employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression,
age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information,
carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a
covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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to individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking
information from applicants.