The Pueblo of Jemez is a federally recognized sovereign Native American nation in central New Mexico with a 2014 population of 3,719. The Pueblo of Jemez government provides services to its citizens and protects them. It ensures that proper infrastructure are set up and well maintained for the people to be happy, safe and healthy. Current operations include health and human services, education services, police protection, emergency medical services, judicial services, public works, natural resources management, social services, housing and community development - most of which are funded by federal and state governments compacts, contracts and grants.
The Jemez Comprehensive Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center providing comprehensive primary care and preventive care and hosts a medical clinic, dental clinic, optometry clinic, pharmacy, radiology services, mental health and substance abuse services and several community health programs.
As a member of the Behavioral Health Program, the Therapist provides mental health therapy, alcohol and drug abuse counseling to the Jemez Behavioral Health clientele; provides clinical services that include case management, individual therapy, and family, group psychoeducation, intake assessment, and crisis intervention to individuals with psychological or social problems. Marriage and Family or Children’s therapy or counseling experience is a plus.
To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education and Experience:
Master’s degree in Counseling or a closely related field; AND two (2) years of professional counseling experience.
Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations:
Knowledge and Skills