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Maxim Healthcare Staffing Licensed Mental Health Practitioner - ST in Tacoma, Washington

Maxim Healthcare Staffing is seeking a Counselor/Mental Health Clinician to provide counseling to patient’s in medical facilities, hospitals, clinics, andother organizations that are in need of assistance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides necessary counseling as required for the patient.

  • Bilingual in Spanish

  • Assesthe patient’s psycho-social needs, and evaluate the progress with supervisor.

  • Collaborateswith all disciplines to plan and evaluate team goals for each patient.

  • Focuses on assisting patient through discharge processof both in and out-patient treatment facilities as applicable.

  • Utilizesa variety of therapy techniques and treatmentplans.

  • Facilitatespatient progress and referrals with other agencies.

  • Adheresto Company policies and procedureswhen providing services to patients.

  • Observesand reports patient progress.

  • Performsother duties as assigned/necessary

    Minimum Requirements:

  • Licensing/Certificationaccording to state/facility requirement.

  • The Counselor may posses an Associate’s Degree,Bachelor’s Degree or Masters in Psychology, Addictions, Sociology, Social Work,Counseling, Nursing, or some other Human Development major. They must have therequired licensing/certification for the specific position if applicable.

  • Current health certificate/physical exam, as requiredby state regulations or client requirement specifications.

  • CurrentPPD or Chest X-Ray (as applicable per state/client requirement)

  • Minimum ofone year work experience, working with patients preferred.

  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information toand from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors,co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in theEnglish language may be required

  • Computerproficiency required

  • Must be atleast 18 years of age


At Maxim Healthcare Staffing, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • 401(k) savings plan

  • Awards and recognition programs

    *Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

    About Maxim Healthcare Staffing

Maxim Healthcare Staffing has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim's commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.

Maxim Healthcare Staffing is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.