The Therapist performs therapy service functions to include assisting patients in meeting their bio-psychosocial needs while enabling them to gain/improve skills needed to achieve their optimal level of emotional health. Includes providing consultation, education, specialized therapy services for patients/families receiving care, crisis intervention, therapy, and providing information and referrals as needed.
Education: Master's Degree from an accredited college or university, in Social Work, Counseling or a clinical related mental health field.
Experience: Therapist II: Five (5) years experience in a psychiatric health care facility, with direct experience in family and group therapies, crisis intervention, and treatment skills; must have strong clinical assessment skills.
License: Therapist II: State certified in social work or a clinical related mental health field (LCSW) or (LPC).
Additional Requirements: CPR certification and Crisis Prevention (CPI) during orientation and prior to assisting in a restraining procedure. May be required to work flexible hours and overtime.
Chemical Dependency Specific Requirements: Experience with the provision of individual, family,
and group therapy services required. Must be familiar with chemical dependency issues and have knowledge of 12-step programs and philosophies.
• Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Knowledge of a wide range of psychosocial, cognitive and/or developmental disorders.
• Basic computer knowledge
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