Clinical Therapist

at The Brook Hospitals-Dupont Location

Louisville, KY

Posted on Sep. 16, 2016

Full Time

The Brook Hospital is currently seeking a Clinical Services Therapist to join our team


The Clinical Therapist is a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team. Major job functions include: obtaining psycho-social assessments; conducting family/group therapy on assigned cases; complete documentation per hospital policy and procedure; case coordination; coordinate discharge planning; assist in developing and maintaining community resource information; performs marketing functions as assigned; assists in the maintenance of the program environment in compliance with policies of safety and security; ensures good clinical judgment to ensure optimum patient care; participate in continuing education activities.


Requirements

Master's Degree from an accredited school in the Behavioral Sciences;

Three (3) years post Master's experience or significantly compensating prior experience, inclusive of Family Systems background, group therapy, case coordination activities, and specific treatment relate to adults in acute care settings.

Must meet State Law regulations for credentialing clinicians.

Must be licensed and under supervision.

To provide family and group therapy on assigned cases, including obtaining psychosocial assessment information, referral source contact, case coordination and discharge planning

Obtains psychosocial assessment information, EDO assessments, and completes report within 72 hours, including weekends and holidays

Contacts family within 24 hours of admission

Follows up with family on all missed sessions

Assures all needed releases/consents are obtained from patient and/or family

Ensures that therapies conducted are consistent with the goals and philosophies of the program, and supportive of each patient's individual treatment plan

Conducts Eating Disorder Support Group weekly

Serves as Case Manager for assigned cases

Documents referrals that are made for services not provided by the facility

Attends all team meetings on assigned patients

Completes clinical service requirements on Treatment planning forms

Performs other duties, as assigned by Chief Clinical Officer or Associate Director of Clinical Services

Exhibits knowledge of child and adolescent development

Exhibits knowledge and skill related to group therapy with children and adolescents

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