Mental Health Counselor

Support, Advocacy & Resource Center
February 2, 2018
Job Type
Contact Name (not public)
JoDee Garretson
1458 Fowler Street


Position: Mental Health Counselor
Hours: Full time
Compensation: Depending on Qualifications
Benefits: Medical/dental, paid personal time, 401(k) retirement plan, 13 paid holidays, paid family emergency leave, short term disability
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Provide initial screening, assessment, intake and referrals
• Provide individual therapy to survivors of sexual violence, sex trafficking and other crimes
• Provide couple and family therapy addressing sexual assault and crime victim issues
• Facilitate group therapy/support groups
• Develop and implement treatment plans
• Maintain up-to-date, clear and legible documentation and clinical notes
• Attend team meetings and communicate with collateral contacts as necessary to facilitate treatment and coordinate services for clients
• Participate in case reviews and team meetings
• Participate in clinical supervision


• Master’s degree in Sociology, Psychology, or related field from an accredited college or university with an emphasis in counseling
• Two to three years’ appropriate experience providing counseling to those impacted by trauma
• Diversified knowledge of psychological, theological and ethical concepts
• Diversified knowledge of counseling techniques
• Washington State Associated Mental Health Counselor, Certified Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, or obtain within 6 months of employment
• Demonstrated experience utilizing solution focused trauma informed counseling techniques
• Ability to counsel people of a wide variety of backgrounds, ages, gender and faith traditions
• Demonstrated ability to manage personal vicarious trauma
• Demonstrated ability to work independently
• Must be passionate about serving victims of crime

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, professional references and salary requirements to the Support, Advocacy & Resource Center.

The Support, Advocacy & Resource Center is an equal opportunity employer.

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