LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA, United States

Mental Health Technician

We are seeking a Mental Health Technician for a part-time position in a residential facility in the Harrisburg, PA, area. This role is responsible for developing, implementing, and documenting individual programs for mental health consumers. All candidates must have up-to-date clearances and previous experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities. The schedule is Monday-Friday, 8:30am-3:00pm.

  • Must have an Associate’s Degree (with at least 60 college credits) or a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Must have a background in Human Services (Psychology, Criminal Justice, Sociology, or other related areas).
  • Must have 4 years of experience with Associate’s degree or 2 years of experience with Bachelor’s degree.
  • Must have current, up-to-date clearances.
  • Must have excellent references.
  • Develop and implement individual programs for mental health consumers.
  • Provide supportive counseling to mental health consumers with personal, behavioral, or social problems.
  • Develop and adhere to individual behavior management plans.
  • Advocate for residents with outside agencies.
  • Interface with families of residents and other interested parties.
  • Assist and train consumers in all aspects of self care.
  • Provide routine health care functions as directed.
  • Medication administration.
  • Legal, ethical, and professional practices in compliance with federal and state mandates, as well as local policies concerning performance.

CATEGORY: Behavioral Health | JOB TYPE: Part-Time |

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