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Clinical Counselor

Rate TBD
Location Vancouver, BC Canada (On-site)
Type of project Health, Sales & Marketing, Specialized Help Communication, Psychology / Therapy, Tutor
Duration contract ongoing
Education required Masters
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Area of Specialization Psychology
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Vancouver BC
Job Description

About You:

We are looking to contract forward-thinking Counsellors who can provide talk therapy for guys at our premises in Vancouver. Having previous experience in male Counselling, you should be comfortable in supporting a wide range of male-specific issues.

Our Counsellors will be:

· Focused on the client, actively engaging them.

· Good listeners and excellent communicators.

· Positive and open to doing things in new ways.

· Change facilitators.

· Self-aware; recognizing their own limitations and when a referral is required.

· Creative in steering clients to find out more about themselves, develop confidence and have their needs met.

· Committed to record-keeping and evaluation.

· Flexible in approach to working arrangements.


You will have a Master’s Degree and be certified with BCACC.


This role comes with great responsibilities. They include the following:


· To screen and assess clients appropriately so they may be supported, directed, or referred on as appropriate.

· To provide a structured talk therapy service, for adults [18+] with mild to moderate mental health problems.

· To consider a range of options for client that are ethically sound

· To organize and manage work and caseload.

· To maintain records to a high standard per the organizations' policies and be willing to provide for audit and evaluation.

· To work with others to design, develop and implement information about services available for referrers, service users, and others.

Education / Professional:

· To continue professional development by attending any required training as agreed with your manager.

· To abide by the professional and ethical code of conduct of BCACC.

· To maintain BCACC registration, insurance, and liability requirements.


· To maintain confidentiality and security of information gained

· To attend any appropriate meetings as required.

· Contribute to the monitoring, planning, and development of services.

· To take accountability for tracking hours and correctly invoicing Manifest.

Required Experience:

· Minimum of 3 years of working with guys experiencing mild to moderate mental health problems, preferably in a community setting.

· Experience working with a structured model of talk therapy.

· Experience in successfully managing own caseload.

· Demonstrates a sound understanding of psychological therapies.

Specific schedule:
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-July 21, 2020