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Mercy Medical Center Clinton Behavioral Health Counselor II in Samaritan Hospital - Troy, New York

Employment Type:

Part time


Day Shift


Behavioral Health Counselor II

If you are looking for a per diem position in behavioral health, this could be your opportunity. Here at Samaritan Hospital, an affiliate of St. Peter's Health Partners, we care for more people in more places.

Position Highlights:

  • Quality of Life: Where career opportunities and quality of life converge

  • Advancement: Strong orientation program, generous tuition allowance and career development

Responsibilities :

  • Assists with assessment, planning, and implementation of the approved plan of patient care which is provided through individual and group sessions.

  • Works with individuals, groups, and communities to improve mental health

  • Oversees patients and complete documentation as needed. Provides addiction treatment as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

  • Develops service plan for assigned residents in a timely manner.​

  • Administers care that is consistent with established treatment/service plan.

  • Complies with all St. Peter’s Health Care Services policies and procedures.

  • Attends trainings, seminars, etc. to increase skill level

What you will need :

Associate's degree in Chemical Dependency or Human Services field is required.

CASAC-T is preferred and eligibility for CASAC.

Seeking previous experience working with individuals who have chemical addictions or substance abuse, worked with a diverse population, and strong understanding of multicultural issues preferred.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.