Licensed Therapist Adolescent Group KMI

at The Brook Hospitals

Louisville, KY

Posted on Sep. 21, 2017


Full Time


$17.50– $26.50 Hourly

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation’s largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory care centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Since 1985 The Brook Hospital has been offering hope to individuals, families, and communities. The Brook offers two outstanding hospitals in Louisville, Kentucky, KMI & Dupont. The Brook is the leader in providing quality mental health and addiction treatment services. Our commitment to care includes developing integrated delivery systems through partnerships with medical surgical hospitals, community mental health centers, educational institutions, managed care organizations, local health professionals and agencies. The Brook Hospital will strive to set the standard for excellence in the field of behavioral health care and will maintain its leadership role by treating each patient as a respected individual of our community.

When applying on the employer's website, please submit your application for Job Code: 243984 (Licensed Therapist (adolescent group 10:30a to 6:30p)).

Education requirementsMaster's Degree from an accredited school in the Behavioral Sciences

Experience requirementsThree (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.

Qualifications Must be licensed and under supervision.

ResponsibilitiesTo 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
Assures family therapy is conducted one time weekly, unless otherwise indicated
Assures all case coordination is completed and documented in chart
Follows up with family on all missed sessions
Assures all needed releases/consents are obtained from patient and/or family
Ensures that a preliminary discharge plan is formulated with the treatment team and family, as an integral part of treatment
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
Documents appropriate assessments and notes in patient chart as per hospital policy and procedure
Charting is clear, concise and reflects weekly treatment plan goals/objective movement on a timely basis
Documents discharge planning one (1) time weekly, at a minimum
Completes and signs the Discharge Contract
Assures there is a clinical therapy note in chart one (1) time weekly, if not conducting family therapy
Completes group notes in a timely manner
Completes all treatment plans in a timely manner, and includes all required clinical services objectives
Serves as Case Manager for assigned cases
Take responsibility for coordinating the treatment team process

Work hours10:30am-6:30pm

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