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Therapist - Outpatient Adult 

Description

Wyandot BHN is seeking a dedicated Outpatient Therapist to join our outpatient therapy team! The Therapist will pro provide individual therapy, assessments, with primarily adults with the possibility of providing evaluations and interventions for adults. Provide initial follow up with clients and staff to ensure customer satisfaction.

Accountabilities:

  • Will provide specialized therapeutic interventions as appropriate to training and experience.
  • Will maintain caseload of clients/consumers in need of therapy.
  • Works with regularly assigned Wyandot Mental Health Center staff to provide quality mental health services.
  • Identifies strengths and needs of client/consumer and families and acts to involve them in planning for desired services.
  • Works with other agencies to refer and secure adequate services.
  • Will complete all paperwork in compliance with agency standards and policies.

Qualifications:

Education: Master's Degree and current licensure in Kansas as a Qualified Mental Health Professional, with preference given to clinical licensure.

Experience: Prior experience providing effective, efficient therapeutic services to adults facing severe persistent mental health illness.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of trends and issues, laws and regulations related to the development and delivery of therapeutic services helpful.
  • Ability to establish relationships with clients and treatment teams.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills. The ability to manage multiple priorities under changing circumstances and timeframes.
  • Ability to recognize and be sensitive to cultural and ethnic differences.
  • Communicates directly and effectively in a cooperative manner with colleagues and representatives of other agencies.
  • Familiar with mental health theory and practice.
  • Organizational skills to assist in managing a caseload, keeping up with progress notes and treatment plans.
  • Screening Solutions and Medicaid/Medicare Reimbursable inquires.

Location/Travel/Work Conditions and Considerations:

Based at a central office, light travel is required to other locations, businesses, and community sites to meet organizational needs. Workday regularly includes multiple and/or conflicting demands.

 
Position Requirements

Qualifications:

Education: Master's Degree and current licensure in Kansas as a Qualified Mental Health Professional, with preference given to clinical licensure.

Experience: Prior experience providing effective, efficient therapeutic services to adults facing severe persistent mental health illness.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of trends and issues, laws and regulations related to the development and delivery of therapeutic services helpful.
  • Ability to establish relationships with clients and treatment teams.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills. The ability to manage multiple priorities under changing circumstances and timeframes.
  • Ability to recognize and be sensitive to cultural and ethnic differences.
  • Communicates directly and effectively in a cooperative manner with colleagues and representatives of other agencies.
  • Familiar with mental health theory and practice.
  • Organizational skills to assist in managing a caseload, keeping up with progress notes and treatment plans.
  • Screening Solutions and Medicaid/Medicare Reimbursable inquires.

Location/Travel/Work Conditions and Considerations:

Based at a central office, light travel is required to other locations, businesses, and community sites to meet organizational needs. Workday regularly includes multiple and/or conflicting demands.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift -not applicable-  
Hours Mondays-Fridays, 8am-5pm with 5 hours after 5pm required during workweek.  
Pay Range Starting at 65,000k  
Division Wyandot Center  
Number of Openings 2  
About the Organization Wyandot Behavioral Health Network (Wyandot BHN) is a family of organizations serving the behavioral health needs of Wyandotte County, Kansas, and beyond.

Our network of organizations provides resources for adults, children and families in need of behavioral health services; individuals experiencing homelessness; assistance with housing, employment, and other needs.

Wyandot BHN organizations include:

• Kim Wilson Housing, Inc. - Supportive housing program
• RSI - 24/7 Crisis Center
• PACES - Children & adolescents behavioral health care center
• Wyandot Center - Adult behavioral health care center  
EOE Statement Wyandot Behavioral Health Network's family of organizations: Kim Wilson Housing, PACES, RSI and Wyandot Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of Wyandot Behavioral Health Network to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender (to include orientation, identity or expression), disability, handicap, age, or any other basis prohibited by law. Any act of retaliation or discrimination against any person who has filed a complaint or assisted or participated in any investigation involving a complaint is prohibited.
 

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