The Weekend Therapist is responsible for performing a variety of direct clinical duties in the inpatient setting. They are responsible for performing thorough and accurate psychosocial evaluations and facilitating group therapy for both adult and adolescent patient populations. The Weekend Therapist demonstrates the ability to effectively communicate with both clients and staff. They demonstrate the ability to prioritize the multiple demands of the position and are able to accurately follow instructions. They understand the documentation requirements and complete these requirements in a timely fashion. Excellent judgment and clinical skills are essential for this position. Must possess knowledge of developmental stages of children, adolescents and adults, and the social, cultural, environmental influences on both patient and family member. Is responsible for their own clinical growth through the attendance of in-services, presentations, and other continuing education activities.