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Washington University School of Medicine Columbia, MO Behavioral Health Coach Other Job ID JL2090 posted on 08/15/19

Salary Range:
$48,131 - $60,174 annually

Starting Date:

Position Description

The Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine, Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness, is seeking a Behavioral Health Coach for a full-time position working on a multi-site, PCORI-funded trial to evaluate the translation of an evidence-based, family based weight loss treatment (FBT) for childhood obesity into primary care settings.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required; some Master’s level coursework in Psychology, Social Work, or related field preferred; must have a minimum of 2 years of experience at a lead or supervisory level; a combination of work and education equaling 6 years may substitute for this requirement.

Desired Qualifications

Master's level behavioral health provider or registered dietitian (M.A., M.S., MSW, or a graduate degree in a related field), with course work in nutrition, psychology, counseling, or another related health-related field.
At least one year of experience delivering evidence-based behavioral treatment(s) to youth, adults, and/or families.
Multi-cultural education and/or work experience in a multi-cultural environment is a plus.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.


Shaina Costello

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