Behavioral Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Therapist AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204
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This is opening is for a Dual Diagnosis therapist in IOP.
The hours are 1:30pm to 9:00pm, M/W/TH (24 hours/week).
Additionally, for this position, a candidate will need to have or be in the process of getting a Substance Abuse counseling license such as a T-LMAC, LMAC or LCAC.
You Will Be Responsible For:
• Conducts comprehensive assessments to include risk assessment and establishes therapy treatment objectives • Provides referrals for patients within the agency and community • Administers individual, family, and group therapy sessions • Documents therapy observations and maintains records, while adhering to confidentiality protocols • Evaluates patient progress and therapy intervention effectiveness • Provides patients information about community resources and therapeutic activities • Works directly with patients, family members, physicians, and community providers to ensure collaborative and continuous care • Maintains solid clinical skills including knowledge of DSM-IV-TR and DSM-5, community resources, process of payor source identification, and short-term intervention strategies • Evaluate patient data, develops and implements a treatment plan for the patient • Responsible for performing psychosocial assessments on patients to determine social service needs, diagnosis and treatment plan. The assessment to be completed within 60 hours of admission • Identify and intervene for suspected abuse, including sensitivity to age specific concerns • Participate in the multidisciplinary treatment team meetings, providing clinical input • Formulates discharge plan in collaboration with the multidisciplinary treatment team, the patient and the family. Assure outpatient appointments are scheduled upon inpatient discharge • Coordinates the continuum of care of patients between Behavioral Health Programs • Demonstrate working knowledge of the involuntary commitment process • Opt-In participation in Emergency Notification System as applicable to facility • Performs other duties as assigned
What You Will Need:
REQUIRED: • Master’s degree in social work, psychology, or related field • Two years of relevant experience
PREFERRED: • One year of experience in a healthcare setting
REQUIRED: • BLS certification – must be obtained within 90 days of employment (not applicable to the state of Kansas) • Licensed in respective state • Formal De-escalation Training – must be obtained within 90 days of employment
• Conducts themselves in a calm and collected manner at all times • Demonstrates patient/customer focused, compassionate behavior • Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, and delivers on commitments • Cooperates and collaborates with team members and others • Complies with the Corporate Institutional Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines • Demonstrates compliance with all federal, state and local laws; rules and government • Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients/customers and families
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