Behavioral Health Consultant

Primary Function:  Provides behavioral health services and behavioral health education to patients at Northwest Pediatric Center. Operates in a consultative role with pediatricians and ARNP’s as part of the care team. Provides recommendations regarding behavioral interventions to the PCP. Conducts brief interventions with referred patients.

Qualifications: 

  1. D. or PsyD from an accredited college or university. Ph.D. or PsyD must have been obtained from an APA approved training program.
  2. Must have an independent license to practice in their current state of residence and be license eligible in the State of Washington.
  3. Exceptional interpersonal skills.
  4. Exceptional communication skills.
  5. Able to prioritize work load and adjust to the rapidly changing environment of the medical office.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  1. Physical requirements for this position include: adequate hearing, seeing, speaking, and keyboard entry abilities.
  2. This position requires a high degree of mobility related to duties within facilities, and frequent travel between service sites.
  3. This position requires frequent light work exerting up to 20 pounds of force, and intermittent heavy work related to participation in the transport, positioning and examination of patients.
  4. Required to provide personal transportation for job duties.

See the attached document for a full job description.

*For more information, please contact Lisa McKay, Practice Administrator.
Phone: 360-736-6778, Fax: 360-736-6552.  Email: lmckay@nwpeds.com
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