Sunday, June 30, 2013

Part time Mental Health Counselor

Mental Health Counselor - HigherEdJobs :

La Roche College is currently accepting applications for a part-time Mental Health Counselor. This 20 hour per week position will work 10 months out of the year (August 15th-May 15th) and will be responsible for assisting the Director with the day to day operations of the Counseling Center which includes providing individual and group counseling to students from the general population, responding to emergency situations, coordinate educational programs, present alcohol awareness class, support students in all health insurance matters and assist in supervision of graduate student interns. 

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Guidance Counselor – Saint Matthias School (Somerset, NJ)


Counseling, PT Employee
Saint Matthias School (Somerset, NJ)

Job Description: St. Matthias Catholic School, Somerset, NJ is seeking an experienced, energetic, and faith-filled part-time (15 – 20 hours per week) Guidance Counselor who will work with students, families, and staff.

Preferred Skills: Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree and current state licensure in an area of mental health such as Clinical Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Clinical Psychologist, or any other area in mental health for which the state issues a license. Responsibilities of the guidance counselor include counseling service and class instruction to Pre-K through 8th grade students. Counselor will work closely with administration and teachers on a variety of tasks including student services, parent workshops, staff training, and other duties as assigned. Experience working in a school setting is preferred.
Contact: Interested candidates are asked to email resume, references and cover letter to (16)

Thursday, June 27, 2013

School Counseling: Denver Public Schools- All levels

We have a number of positions that have just been posted. We are looking for Elementary, Middle, and High School counselors who are ASCA Model knowledgeable and go-getters, passionate about working with diverse populations. Bilingual preferred.
Feel free to email me your resume so I can pass it along!
Samantha Haviland

Columbia Public Schools, Columbia, MO Elementary School Counseling Positions

Seeking full-time and part-time school counseling position.
Please visit to see a job description and apply.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Francis W. Parker School is seeking an Upper School Counselor

Francis W. Parker School is seeking an Upper School Counselor who will provide social/emotional support to students in grades 9 through 12, as well as their families. Working closely with Upper School administration, Learning Resource specialists, Upper School teachers, parents, and outside professionals, the Upper School Counselor identifies and addresses social/emotional and health-related issues with individual students as well as with student groups.  To this end, the Counselor is responsible for the following responsibilities:

- Directly counsel individuals – short term (and, on occasion, long term) supportive therapy
- Coordinate staffings for students in crisis or experiencing academic or emotional difficulties
- Consult regularly with teachers and families
- Teach a ninth grade Health class as well as an upper-class elective in Personal Wellness
- Coordinate services within the school between teachers, Learning Resource teachers and other professionals
- Coordinate services with school officials and outside professions (e.g., tutors, therapists)
- Refer students and families to outside providers
- Facilitate self help and support groups (e.g. new student groups, student of color groups)
- Deliver workshops/talks on parenting and education (e.g. drug education and prevention, homework guidelines, study habits, etc.)
- Provide parent education and support programming
- Provide drug education and support
- Participate in and help facilitate student grade-level retreats
- Help supervise graduate practicum students from local graduate programs in psychology

To Apply: 
Please submit cover letter with resume by mail, email or fax to (no telephone inquiries please):                            
Laureen Sweers, Director of Human Resources
Francis W. Parker School
330 W. Webster Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
Email address:

fax: 773.549.4430

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida

Full-time Administrative Assistant needed for a non-profit Christian ministry

Full-time Administrative Assistant needed for a non-profit Christian ministry. Candidate must be self-motivated and extremely detail-oriented. Applicants must have proficient knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power point and Quick books software. Knowledge of the Raiser’s Edge program would be useful in this position. Office atmosphere is face-paced, candidate must be able to multi task all while staying focused and organized. If this describes you please send your Resume and One Page Christian Testimony to:

American Red Cross Regional CEO

Friday, June 21, 2013

USF Counselor Education Program’s 4th Annual Institute on Counseling the Military, Families, and Children

CEUs will be provided.

For More Information: Contact Dr. Carlos Zalaquett at

SAVE YOUR SEAT NOW!!  Remember that attendance is limited to the first 48 participants!
(paste the link in your browser, if needed)

Location: Troy University, Tampa
5201 W Kennedy Blvd, Suite 110, Tampa, FL 33609 

Thursday, June 20, 2013

SAMHSA Headlines

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This program will serve as a national resource and training center to prevent mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders to increase the effectiveness of youth violence prevention and promote the healthy development of children and youth.
The purpose of this program is to prevent and reduce substance abuse and transmission of HIV/AIDS among African American, Hispanic/Latino, and American Indian/Alaska Native young adults on campus.
A new SAMHSA report based on a survey of all 13,720 known substance abuse treatment facilities across the Nation shows that facilities in the most urban settings were nearly twice as likely to offer onsite screening services as substance treatment facilities located in the most rural settings (51 percent vs. 27 percent).
Proposed activities can include live chatting via the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline website, safety planning, SMS functionality, scheduling and appointment reminders, and mapping/transportation functionality showing locations of health care resources.
The SAMHSA-sponsored Helpline, 800-985-5990, offers counseling to those affected by recent severe storms in several states, the tragedy in Santa Monica, or any natural or human-caused disaster.
Upcoming Events
This interactive webinar will explore the practical knowledge and experiences of three addiction treatment providers already integrating primary care services.
National experts will provide recent scientific findings on underage and binge drinking in the United States, new research findings on the relationship between state alcohol policies and underage drinking, and more.
Dr. Joe Parks, medical director for Missouri's Department of Mental Health and a Missouri Health Home provider, will share outcomes achieved in Missouri's first year of implementation.
Participate in person or via webcast to learn more about the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention, available tools, resources, and the ultimate goal of eliminating suicide. Location: Chicago, Illinois.
Register for the July 11 or August 7 webinars that will discuss the main provisions in the Affordable Care Act and how to access care in your community. Topics include the Health Insurance Marketplace, how to enroll in health insurance, and how to receive updates on implementation of the law.
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