Centene Corporation Military Family Life Counselor in Fort Wainwright, Alaska
ProfessionalPosition Purpose: This description should be used exclusively with the SPA Salary Structure. The Counselor is a licensed mental health professional who exercises discretion and independent judgment to provide appropriate information, coaching, training, and education to Service Members and their families.
Partners with and augments activities of Service Family Centers, Guard and Reserve programs (including Inter-Service Family Assistance Committees), unit family support staff officers, and other programs and services to build coalitions and connect Federal, state, and local resources and non-profit organizations to support Active Duty, Guard and Reserve families.
Identifies family needs and provides a “get-well” plan in compliance with non-medical counseling scope.
Provides face to face non-medical problem solving counseling to families when other resources are not available and makes appropriate referrals and warm transfers to military and community resources according to the needs of families and service members, including the following activities:
o Consults with military commands and installation service providers as requested.
o Develops and/or uses approved training and education programs and materials and advises on requests for new or revised presentations by military leadership.
o Provides client tracking of services performed and referrals made using appropriate reporting system.
May assist with SPA counselor interviewing process.
May advise on curriculum development for delivery of service and in response to new presentation requests from military leadership.
Other duties as assigned.
TITLE: Military Family Life Counselor
LOCATION: Fort Wainwright, Alaska
COMPANY: Health Insurance Operations
POSITION TYPE: Professional
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