Service Members, Veterans, and Families Therapist

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on April 3, 2024
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$1000 Sign-on Bonus Available!

Do you have a Master's degree in Counseling or Social Work?

Are you interested in providing services to Service Members, Veterans, and Families (SMVF)? These services include individual and group counseling to address issues such as substance use, mental health disorders, including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

The Therapist provides assessments, treatment planning, referrals, and evidence-based trauma therapies. They may provide educational presentations within the agency or throughout the community to help increase knowledge of SMVF culture, resources, and best practices.

The schedule for this position is primarily day shift. No weekends!

Licensed Eligible Starting Pay: $24.09/hour. Licensed Starting Pay: $31.09/hour. Additional compensation commensurate with experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: Master's degree in a human services field that fulfills the criteria for eligibility for professional licensure as a professional counselor or clinical social worker in the Commonwealth of Virginia. LPC or LCSW is a plus!
  • Experience working with Service Members, Veterans, and Families is a plus!
  • Licensure/Certifications: Licensed in the State of Virginia as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. If not licensed, required to pursue licensure.  
  • Safe Driving Record: Candidates must have a valid Virginia driver's license with a safe driving record (no more than two moving violations in the last three years AND no criminal violations in the last five years).

Why work at BRBH?

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders.  BRBH provides multiple programs and services throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide quality care to our clients. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. BRBH maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.