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Afrocentric Counselor

Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Avel Gordly Center for Healing, Downtown Portland

Job - Health

Close Date: 01/01/2020

The Avel Gordly Center for Healing is one of the few practices in the Northwest that focuses on culturally sensitive care for the African and African-American community. We have a close collaboration with community partners to ensure that we reach a population who are under served. We recognize how trauma affects the health of our patients and we strive to remove the stigma that is associated with mental illness. We provide cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness based therapy, psychotherapy, and medication management. We have a diverse group of expert practitioners who provide individual, group, marital, couples, and family therapy.

This position will:
•Provide direct mental health and addictions clinical services in a culturally-competent manner to outpatient clients by providing evaluation, individual, group, family counseling, case management and timely documentation of clinical services consistent with program standards and relevant OARs
•Provide direct clinical services to program clients including evaluation, individual, group, family counseling, case management and documentation of clinical services consistent with program standards and relevant OARs. Services provided will reflect cultural competence and knowledge of evidenced based practices regarding the clients and their clinical concerns
•Collaborate with other clinical staff, including medical providers, to ensure that clients receive appropriate and coordinated care
•Provide mentoring and clinical supervision of student interns and students, as needed
•Attend and participate in weekly staff meetings and case consultation meetings
•Develop and maintain positive working relationships with other program staff, Department of Psychiatry, and other OHSU departments, referral sources, and other community agencies

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