Ascension Health Behavioral Health Counselor in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Job ID: 272352

Behavioral Health Counselor

Tulsa, Oklahoma


Additional Job Information

Department: Primary Care Clinic - Owasso

Schedule: Full-Time, Days. Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm. 40 hours per week.

Location : 13600 E 86th St N, Ste 100. Owasso, Ok. 74055.

About Us

St John Health System, a part of Ascension, is an award-winning hospital that has grown from 50 beds when the hospital opened in 1926, to currently 600 beds with more than 800 physicians and 1,700 nurses across the system.

St. John Clinic, a part of St. John Health System, has 104 locations throughout Oklahoma and part of Kansas. Our team of more than 500 medical providers and staff are guided by an integrated approach to care providing a wide range of medical services and specialties.

Why join St. John?

A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of talent and thought; while offering the support of a multidisciplinary team. We work to build teams that respect each other. A team that respects each other feels good. We are on a mission to help people feel good, patients and associates.

What you will do:

As a Behavioral Health Counselor, you will provide behavioral health counseling services. You will:

  • Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.

  • Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.

  • Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.

  • Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.

  • Works directly with the patient, family, physician and community providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.

What you will need:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Counselor credentialed from the Oklahoma State Board of Behavioral Health.

  • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers.

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).

  • Clinical Counselor.


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate’s degree, or technical degree required.

Work Experience:

  • No experience required.

If you are looking for a place to work that will take your career to new heights, St. John Health System is for you. Our people are what makes the difference. Our associates commit themselves daily to our mission of providing spiritually center – holistic care to all, especially those that are poor and vulnerable.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Health System is an EEO/AA employer:

M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster: ”

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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