Behavioral Health Counselor – Alaska

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Behavioral Health Counselor - Alaska

Behavioral Health Counselor - Alaska


Mental Health

Employment Type



Anchorage, Alaska


Job Description:

A rural, coastal town located in Alaska is looking for a Behavioral Health Counselor/LPC/LMFT/LCSW/LMHC to treat children and adults with mental health and substance use disorders. This candidate will be expected to provide ongoing therapy to the clients and provide families individualized treatment plans. This facility offers a competitive salary +  relocation compensation + free healthcare + temporary housing + no state income taxes!



Qualifications for the Social Worker:

  • Licensed LPC, LMFT, LCSW, LMHC

  • 2+ years of direct clinical experience in a co-occurring treatment program

  • BA/BS Addictions Counseling, Psychology or Social Work

    Certification as Behavioral Health Counselor

  • Must possess knowledge of substance use and mental health disorders.

Responsibilities for the Social Worker:

  • Provides counseling services

  • Acts as part of the treatment team in decision making client treatment and for therapeutic programming

  • Utilizes the ASAM to assess for severity, acuity, immediacy of program

  • Maintains regular contact and working relationships, with related health and social services agencies to maximize resources

  • Assists other staff and agencies in providing community recovery projects and activities


  • 30+ PTO days for first year employees!
  • No State Income Taxes
  • No Employee Contribution for Medical, Dental, or Vision
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Temporary Housing Opportunities

If interested in more detailed information, please send a copy of your resume!