Licensed Counselor-Behavioral Health, Patient Admitting

  • Ascension
  • Waco, TX, USA
  • May 01, 2019
Full time Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Licensed Counselor-Behavioral Health - Patient Admitting - DePaul Ctr - Waco,TX

Shift: 4 -10 hour shifts

7:30a to 7:30p with potential weekend coverage

Ascension Providence DePaul Center is a psychiatric and substance abuse resource center for families who are coping with sudden and unexpected mental health situations.

Ascension Providence DePaul Center is licensed by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services and is accredited by The Joint Commission. Ascension Providence DePaul Center is also certified as a provider by Medicare and Medicaid.

Ascension Providence DePaul Center offers both inpatient and outpatient treatment programs as well as numerous support groups and community education. Ascension Providence DePaul Center provides Senior Services, Adult Psychiatric Services and Chemical Dependency Services. Free assessments and information are available. Ascension Providence DePaul Center is your resource for mental health treatment.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Providence Healthcare Netwk-TX, you will have the opportunity to provide behavioral health counseling services.


  • Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.
  • Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.
  • Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.
  • Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.
  • Works 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.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Counselor credentialed from the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors .
      • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners .


  • Diploma
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE M/F/D/V).

A mission of compassion.
A vision of excellence.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.