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Corizon Health Behavioral Science Counselor - Nashville, TN in Nashville, Tennessee

Do you have a genuine desire to help and improve the quality of life for others and humanity?

There is a great need to care for the correctional population. If you are patient-focused, then correctional healthcare is for you!

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Masters Behavioral Science Counselor, to join our healthcare team at Lois M DeBerry SNF-Base, Nashville, TN.

You will contribute and glean highly varied expertise in a challenging, very rewarding and vital profession; while providing an atmosphere of empathy and respect for the dignity of the person. The impact you provide is incredibly valuable to society and often significantly assists in reducing recidivism rates.

Benefits for you: Opportunities for growth and advancement, Paid time off, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Tuition assistance, 401(K) with company match, Free online Continuing Education program, and Comprehensive onboarding.


1.Graduation from a Master's level program in mental health field.

2.Minimum of two years employment in a social work capacity in a public or private agency or equivalent.

3.Must receive a satisfactory background investigation report.


1.Mental Health Professionals will be involved in working with all disciplines in the Mental Health Unit to attain effectiveness in serving the patient population.

2.Performs individual and group therapeutic interventions as appropriate.

3.Performs administrative consultations for specialized social services as determined by the specific needs of the Institution.

4.Perform specific psychiatric social service work on the Mental Health Unit of a Correctional Facility.

5.Assists in planning and implementing the goals and objectives of programs and projects. May direct special projects as requested.

6.Participates in and conducts in-service programs, as well as assists in the orientation of new staff.

7.Provides the necessary preparation of documentation, necessary records and reports.

8.Performs all duties as assigned

A more all-inclusive job description will be given on site during interview.

More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health. We have a 40 plus year history dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. Corizon Health provides patients with high-quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. Consider joining the Corizon Health team!

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Background check, security clearance, and drug screening required.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.

Job Number:14869

Job ID : 14869