PURPOSE:Provide for the therapeutic psychosocial care for those admitted to Residential Services (RS) by providing leadership in all aspects of the admission and treatment process: whole health psycho-education, liaison with WSH, AIU, and outpatient teams, and responsibility for an array of agency and unit-based work practices to ensure unit safety and effective practices.
HIGHLIGHTS OF RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in related field with two years’ appropriate clinical experience in providing services to individuals and families; experience in therapeutic residential treatment setting highly preferred. Experience with the theory and practice of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and co-occurring substance use disorders is preferred. Proficiency with computer keyboarding and MS Word is required.
PHYSICAL CONSIDERATIONS: While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to stand, sit, use hands and fingers, reach with hands and arms, talk or listen and lift up to 50 pounds. Peripheral vision is also required for this position. A fair degree of flexibility and strength is required in this position due to the infrequent, yet essential, use of one’s body in the temporary physical restraint of some residents.
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