Crisis Counselor Bilingual (TEMP/ Remote)
Company: EAC Network
Posted on: January 15, 2022
EAC Network seeks Bilingual Crisis Counselors for the Project
HOPE program, located in Central Islip, NY. The position is Remote
and Full-Time temporary at 35 hours per week until 6/16/2021 at $25
Primary Purpose of Job:
The Bilingual (English/Spanish) Crisis Counselor is responsible for
working with individuals, families, and groups to provide crisis
counseling services either virtual or in-person that includes
outreach, emotional support, individual and group crisis
counseling, public education, and referrals when needed for the
Project HOPE Crisis Counseling Program (CCP). The purpose of
Project Hope CCP is to help Covid victims understand and recognize
that, in most cases, their emotional reactions are normal. CCP will
assist them in recognizing and developing coping skills that will
allow them to overcome adversities and resume their pre-disaster
level of functioning and equilibrium as well as link clients to
additional community resources.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
Provide crisis intervention, emotional support, outreach,
individual and group counseling to individuals who are in emotional
Conduct assessments of clients per policies and procedures.
Manage interactions with clients to ensure appropriate level of
support is provided in an efficient manner
Accurately and efficiently document client interactions.
Schedule virtual appointments with clients and members of the
Conduct community outreach.
Provide professional assessment, consultation and coordination of
referrals and services.
Attend case conferences, team meetings and in-service
Attend virtual meetings with supervision to touch base, share
ideas, and virtually support one another by discussing stress
coping techniques and self-care for CCP staff.
Ensure that client files are always organized and maintained in a
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:
Bachelors Degree in Human service/Health discipline /Social Work
/Psychology or equivalent preferred. High School diploma or
educational equivalent required.
Minimum of two years of relevant work experience required.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.
Must have access to transportation and possess valid NYS ID.
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal
Must be proficient in computer applications or other automated
systems such as spreadsheets, Microsoft Office applications,
calendar, and email and/or database software necessary to perform
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