Mental Health Assistant

  • Skagit Regional Health
  • Mount Vernon, WA 98274
  • Jan 05, 2021
Assistant/Support Counseling

Job Description

MISSION: To improve the health of our community, serving with compassion and respect, one person at a time. VISION: Working together, Skagit Regional Health will transform healthcare by improving access, service, quality and efficiency in support of our goal of a healthier community. The information described in this job description has been designed to indicate the general nature of the work performed. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Supports the therapeutic team by providing clinical support through implementation of individual treatment plans. Works effectively and cooperatively within the workplace. Location/Department specific tasks and competencies may apply.


EducationAssociate’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or behavioral health related field preferred. Experience/TrainingMinimum two (2) years patient care experience required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for requirement. License/CertificationCurrent Washington State Agency Affiliated Counselor Registration required within ninety (90) days of hire. Current American Heart Association (AHA) healthcare provider BLS certification required. Hospital de-escalation training required.