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Volunteer Behavioral Health

Counselor II

Volunteer Behavioral Health


Job Summary

Provide clinical services to a population of outpatient adults, children and adolescents.  Provide intervention, assessment/intake, treatment planning, triage, individual therapy, group therapy, and/or play therapy, as necessary.  Clinicians will ensure that all documentation necessary to meet contract, licensure, and appropriate behavioral health organization requirements pertaining to these services will be completed in a timely manner per VBHCS standards.  Employee is expected to meet the productivity standards as outlined by VBHCS, based on the number of hours worked per month.

Position located in Gallatin, TN.

Job Responsibilities

Clinical services will include individual therapy, intakes, assessments, such as DLA 20,Columbia Suicide Assessment and PHQ9, discharge planning, treatment planning, appropriate referral to internal/external services and support systems, and staffing of consumers.  Treatment population will be adults, children and youth and their family system.

Liaison and/or consultation with other service providers and referral sources necessary to achieve treatment goals will be required.  This may include; court, schools, foster homes, relatives, case managers, and/or state agencies.


EDUCATIONAL / EXPERIENCE:  Must have a Masters Degree in the Behavioral Sciences (social work, counseling, or psychology).  Prefer experience working in the community setting with adults who have alcohol and drug treatment issues or co-morbid mental health problems.  Prefer counseling experience with adults and an understanding of medications or related experience.

Additional Information


Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(K), Life Insurance

How to Apply

Please send resume to Klamb@vbhcs.org or fax to 615.278.6256.


  • Date Posted: April 15, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Social / Human Services
  • Start Date: 05/03/2021
  • Working Hours: 40 hrs/wk