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Mental Health Therapist

Location
Springfield, Missouri
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
8 Sep 2022

Our client in Arlington, TX has a great career opportunity for a Full-Time or PRN Therapist, which provides clinical services to assigned children and adolescent patients. A great opportunity if you enjoy working in behavioral health and working with children or adolescents. This wonderful client provides hope and transforms the lives of children in the Dallas/Arlington community. It is a beautiful newly renovated 116 bed children s hospital in Arlington, Texas. Our purpose is to provide inpatient programs for children and adolescents.

Description

The responsibilities of the Therapist s include the following:

  • Meet with their assigned clients individually. Prepare and facilitate group sessions. Meets with the families as needed.
  • Attempts to establish extended treatment alternatives for follow-up care and makes referrals as appropriate.
  • Complete comprehensive psychosocial assessments, discharge care plan summaries, and progress notes as required.
  • Accurately document progress and interventions in progress notes in a timely and legible manner.
  • Effectively intervenes when a patient becomes agitated or displays wrongful behavior.
  • Attends and participates in the Master Treatment Plan, and reviews.
  • Communicates regularly with families and referral sources.
  • Communicates effectively with fellow staff members, patients, families, and other agencies.
  • Observe clients for abnormal physical and mental behavior and monitor progress with components of treatment plan.

Qualified candidates must have the following:

  • Must have a minimum of master s degree in Social Work or related behavioral health major
  • Prefer some clinical experience in the delivery of treatment services to children, adolescents, and families
  • Knowledgeable of psychiatric, psychological and substance abuse/dependency services and programs
  • Displays excellent service excellence to everyone

Certifications

  • Must have LCSW, LMSW, LPC, LPC-Intern, LMFT, LMFT-A

Scheduling:

  • Full-Time - Work hours are generally Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • PRN Work weekends and hours are available PRN Monday through Friday

Benefits include the following:

  • Service excellence and fulfilling work environment
  • 401(k) plan and company match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans Available

There are currently two openings for this position for the day time shift.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 706688035-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Careerlink
  • Location: Springfield, Missouri
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent