Los Alamos National Laboratory EAP Counselor PRN (Occupational Med Counselor 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC74764
Job Title EAP Counselor PRN (Occupational Med Counselor 2)
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name OSH-OH/Occupational Health
Minimum Salary 61500
Maximum Salary 97700
What You Will Do
The Occupational Counselor PRN is responsible for providing brief, solution focused therapy to employees of Los Alamos National Laboratory. As part of this responsibility, you will complete a thorough assessment of each employee’s strengths and needs, develop a clear treatment plan, and implement that treatment using empirically-based modalities, in a culturally competent and compassionate manner.
The Occupational Counselor PRN also provides support to management in the form of phone and in- person assistance to resolve issues such as interpersonal employee conflict, management of emotional and behavioral health problems exhibited by employees, and other inner-office behavioral issues. You will also provide counseling; both individually and in groups, following traumatic events that impact our employees.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Licensed in the State of New Mexico as a licensed professional clinical counselor (LPCC), licensed independent social worker (LISW), or clinical psychologist.
3 to 5 years recent experience providing counseling services to a diverse population and providing therapy to individuals presenting with a wide range of clinical difficulties.
Experience working with a variety of concerns, including stress, anxiety, depression, grief, familial issues, alcohol use, and workplace interpersonal interactions.
Ability to complete accurate clinical assessments, evaluate client needs and provide appropriate treatment and/or referrals.
Ability to conceptualize and communicate regarding behavioral health topics to a wide range of personnel.
Knowledge of the Privacy Act and other appropriate alcohol and drug abuse patient policies and regulations sufficient to maintain appropriate levels of confidentiality, and comply with duty-to-warn, and child and elder abuse reporting requirements.
Ability to use a web-based medical record.
Working knowledge of and experience with occupational health-related federal, state, and local laws, regulations, policies, and procedures, including (but not limited to) ADA, FMLA, and Privacy Act.
Working knowledge of occupational medicine principles, programs, and practices including counseling within the context of Department of Energy (DOE) security oversight.
Education Required: Master’s and/or doctorate degree in a clinical mental health field from an accredited college or university.
No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
Occupational Counselors provide services through our Employee Assistance Program (EAP), one of the essential components of LANL’s overall commitment to employee health and wellbeing. The LANL EAP is located within our Occupational Health group, which includes a wide variety of medical and behavioral health providers who work collaboratively to provide high quality, customer focused care.
Appointment Type Regular
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Req ID: IRC74764