1+ months

Admissions Intake Counselor - Delaware County PHP/ Per Diem - (109161)

Universal Health Services
Springfield, PA 19064
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The Horsham Clinic is seeking a dynamic and talented Admissions Intake Counselor.

The Horsham Clinic is a 206 bed private behavioral healthcare facility located on a beautiful 55-acre suburban campus. We are minutes from Philadelphia and we serve Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The Horsham Clinic provides comprehensive behavioral health services to children, adolescents, adults, and their families. Programs and services are located on the main campus in Ambler, Pennsylvania, as well as satellite day hospital programs in Pennsylvania, Delaware County, and Chester County. We offer competitive rates, excellent benefits (after 30 days), 401(k) tuition reimbursement& PTO. If you are interested in becoming part of a well-respected industry leader, then we invite you send your resume.

The Admissions Intake Counselor manages the referral, intake and admission process into the Partial Hospital Program. This person will provide telephonic and in person risk assessment and crisis intervention. They will also be the initial contact with referral sources and potential patients and families. The Admissions Intake Counselor must demonstrate knowledge and skill in provisions of services to a varied populations including children and adolescents in an inpatient and partial hospital setting.

Job Requirements
  • Master's in Psychology/Human Services, Counseling, Social Work required
  • 2 years experience working in Mental Health setting
  • Prior intake, assessment, admission and crisis intervention experience with a psychiatric mental health population preferred.
  • Prefer knowledge of assessment and intervention techniques, psychiatric diagnoses symptomology, basic chemical dependency, age specific growth and development and crisis and behavior management.
  • Exposure to psychiatric patients who may exhibit violent/ aggressive behavior. General hospital environment.
  • Must be willing to work with children, and adolescents
  • Highly Developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with common computer based applications such as electronic mail, word processing and various databases

Must be willing to travel to Delaware County!

Delaware County PHP 800 Parkway Drive, Broomall, PA, 19008


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-04-01

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Admissions Intake Counselor - Delaware County PHP/ Per Diem - (109161)

Universal Health Services
Springfield, PA 19064

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