The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org Position Summary: Minimum Requirements: Previous weight loss counseling preferred
The MultiCare Center for Weight Loss and Wellness (CWLW) offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary, physician-supervised medical and surgical weight loss options for its clients. The Weight Loss Counselor is an integral member of the care team alongside bariatricians, surgeons and registered dietitians. They will work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and physical health. They will provide individual and group counseling focused on weight loss, participate as a member of a multi-disciplinary weight loss provider team and develop program content related to the mental health aspects of weight loss. This will be the first counselor added to the CWLW team, so there is substantial opportunity to collaborate with the Medical Directors for Medical and Surgical Weight Loss in developing program content.
Masters degree in a related discipline (e.g. psychology, counseling, mental health therapy, social work)
Current Washington State License to practice as a LMHC or LICSW or LMFT.
Previous weight loss counseling preferred
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