Day Treatment Specialist- Interchange

Day Treatment Specialist- Interchange

Day Treatment Specialist- Interchange

Job ID: 050819100247

Department: Children’s Services- Community Based

Abingdon, VA | Full-time | Monday- Friday

Highlands Community Services (HCS) is a growing community service board based in Abingdon, VA and has provided mental health, substance abuse, and developmental services to the residents of Washington County & Bristol, VA for over 40 years.  HCS offers its employees a competitive benefit plan, a rich paid-time-off policy, and casual wear!

HCS is dedicated to finding employees with integrity, respect, hope, and genuine empathy who have a passion for improving lives and discovering possibilities!

Day Treatment Specialist- Interchange:

  • Provide school-based intervention services; focus on behavior management, academic improvement and life skill development.
  • Write and implement treatment plans.
  • Crisis intervention, skill training, behavior modification and family support.
  • Serve as a liaison between student(s) and school personnel.

Minimum Qualifications: Approved bachelor’s degree by the VA Board of Counseling (BoC) in human services or related field.  Must be registered with the VA Board of Counseling as a Supervised Trainee (QMHP-Trainee) or QMHP-C. 

Preferred Qualifications: One year of clinical experience working with children or adolescents with a serious emotional disturbance or mental illness.

In order to be considered for the position:

  • Complete the online application at
  • Submit a formal resume with the application.

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A Drug Free Workplace

Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

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