MHM Services, Inc.

  • Mental Health Technician

    Job Locations US-MD-Cumberland
    Posted Date 3 months ago(4/4/2019 3:18 PM)
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    Mental Health Technician


    Join our growing team of over 6,000 health professionals nationwide!

    At Centurion, our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. Whether you are driven by purpose and impact or on journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both.  Centurion is proud to be the provider of mental health services to the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. 


    Centurion is currently seeking a full time Mental Health Technician at Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland, MD with the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. This position is 40 hours per week, day shift, 12pm-8pm (will need flexibility on some days). The Mental Health Technician will provide basic behavioral/mental health monitoring under the supervision of licensed behavioral/mental health staff in collaboration with multidisciplinary team in a correctional setting. 



    Duties include:


    • Create and provide recreational groups designed to address symptoms, provide structured cognitives and social stimulation and promote individual recovery and well being
    • Conduct assessments of detainees recreational and adaptive living needs  
    • Participate in treatment team meeting and provide recreation goals and appropriate interventions to assist the detainee in reaching those goals
    • Prepare psycho-education videos for inmates, review with inmates when complete 
    • Distribute in-cell programming materials
    • Work collaboratively with RN staff and State Psychology staff to assist with programming 



    We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits including:


    Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance

    Health savings account with matching employer contributions

    28 paid days off

    6 paid holidays

    401(k) retirement plan with employer match

    Career development benefit

    Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care

    Wellness activity subsidy


    For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Stacy Carson at!




    • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or Counseling.
    • One year experience involving public contact which may have included providing care or guidance for children, elders, or others
    • English grammar and punctuation sufficient to record information in client charts; basic arithmetic






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