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AMITA Health Behavioral Health Counselor - Crisis Intervention - Emergency Department - Registry Nights in Joliet, Illinois

We Are Hiring

We are hiring a Behavioral Health Counselor for our Emergency Department at St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet.

Will work 8 hour or 12 hour night shift1 or 2 shifts per week

AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet

Our flagship hospital in the Joliet area, AMITA Saint Joseph Joliet provides the sophisticated care you expect from an academic medical center, with the personal attention of a local hospital. We’re one of Chicagoland’s top hospitals according to Chicago Magazine, with multiple specialties ranked by U.S. News and World Report. Our 480-bed facility includes a nationally recognized heart and vascular program that can handle even the most complex procedures, as well as one of the nation’s leading cancer centers, three Healing Arts Pavilion treatment centers, and a high-capacity Level II emergency and trauma center.

What You Will Do

Provide behavioral health counseling services.

  • Conduct patient assessments and establish therapy treatment goals.

  • Administer individual and group therapy.

  • Maintain thorough and confidential records of observations.

  • Evaluate progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.

  • Provide patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.

  • Work directly with the patient, family, physician and community providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.

What You Will Need


  • Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Social Science, or Psychology required.

Additional Preferences

1+ years of experience as a Behavioral Health Counselor or Social Worker preferred.

Why Join Our Team

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer