How much does a Behavioral Health Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Behavioral Health Specialist in the United States is $25 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $22 and $28. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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... behavioral problems which jeopardize their current community living. This position assists the ... the health status of recipients. • Adult Peer Specialist Provides direct support through ...
Recruitology - 24 days ago
Establish a relationship with one of the largest referral agency for behavioral-health * Payments ... Crisis Stabalization Specialist (Licensed QMHP) Class: Mental Health Work Type: INDEPENDENT ...
ZipRecruiter - 27 days ago
GPW Health Center - Manassas , VA
Manassas, VA, Woodbridge, VA, Dumfries VA Behavioral Health team member providing assessments, counseling and therapy, and crisis intervention to eight to fourteen patients per day in a multicultural ...
ZipRecruiter - 21 days ago
Sentara Healthcare - Virginia Beach , VA
... behavioral health services - all to help our members improve their health. Responsibilities The Finance Provider Specialist analyzes, audits, reconciles, researches and reports to prepare payment ...
Neuvoo - 2 days ago
Behavioral Health Group - Glen Allen , VA
Behavioral Health Group (BHG), a leading provider of opioid addiction treatment services. BHG ... Specialists (LCAS), Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC) or Substance Abuse Qualified ...
ZipRecruiter - 60 days ago
Life Center of Galax - Galax , VA
Interact routinely with patients, observe behaviors and communicate significant observations to nursing staff. * May oversee or assist patients with activities of daily living, including toileting ...
Joblift GmbH (USD CPC) - 3 days ago
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