This position has the primary responsibility of providing the full breadth of MFLC counseling services to military service members and their families at military installations worldwide. These services include non medical, short term, walk around counseling, training/health and wellness presentations, provision of health fairs, and consultation to installation command regarding behavioral health issues. The counselors work closely with the installation and military branch Points of Contact (POC) to assure that the program is provided within scope and meets the needs of the installation.
Field(s) of study: Behavioral Health Profession
Industry: Employee Assistance Programs
Job Specific: Advanced knowledge of brief therapy and solution-focused counseling methods.
An equivalent combination of experience and education is acceptable.
Licenses, Certifications, etc.: State Licensure at independent practioner level.
Requires excellent organizational skills to effectively provide MFLC services Requires comfort with public speaking and presentations. Requires the ability to manage and structure time and activities independently Requires flexibility in responding to high-profile requests and emergent situations. Requires knowledge and expertise in solution-focused, brief counseling. Requires knowledge of and expertise in providing consultation Requires business travel and flexibility in traveling to military installations.
Experience: 5 years of post-masters with emphasis in short term counseling. Prior military service/military family member and/or strong familiarity with military culture. Prior services as MFLC and/or CYB counselor.
Due to the nature of working on military installations or related worksites, counselors may need to comply with various site-specific requirements to work at designated locations. For example, for some assignments, counselors will need to have certain current immunizations or vaccinations and provide record of receipt.