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Job Details

Mental Health Associate

Requisition #: 191373
Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Social Work/Mental Health
Work Shift: Evening Shift
Work Week: Limited (20 - 29)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Sept. 11, 2019

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Position Summary:

The Mental Health Associate (Group Counselor) provides group services to an assigned program within JHBMC. The mental health associates (MHA) is expects to average 5 groups per day in addition to documentation and billing for services provided. Groups include but are not limited to psycho-educational and psychotherapy groups around the issues of self-esteem, relapse prevention, violent relationships, drug education, etc. The MHA is expected to participate in individual supervision on a weekly basis.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Work requires the level of knowledge typically acquired through completion of two years of occupationally specific education or an Associate's degree in mental health, psychology, or a closely related field and one year of previous experience.

No certification, registration, or licensure required.

Work requires the analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles.

Work requires the ability to exchange information on factual matters, schedule appointments, greet visitors, explain medical center policies, and/or relay messages to appropriate personnel. This type of interaction requires courtesy and tact when dealing with patients, visitors and/or medical center employees. More sensitive situations may be referred to others as appropriate.


Day Shift, Limited (25 hours a week)

2:00 pm- 7:00 pm


Driving License:

Driving Record with no more than 2 points

Work Location:

5500 East Lombard

Working Conditions:

Work is generally performed in an office or clinical environment in which there is only minimal exposure to unpleasant and/or hazardous working conditions.

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Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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