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Reid Health Behavioral Health Specialist in Connersville, Indiana

The "Behavioral Health Specialist" is responsible for providing individual, family, and group therapy to the residential patients as well as developing, monitoring, and adjusting each patient’s individualized treatment plan and goals. The Behavioral Health Specialist will work closely with the Residential Case Manager to assist with discharge planning. This position must have a speciality in substance use.

  • Serve as an active member of the Treatment Team.

  • Provide weekly individual, group, and family therapy sessions to acute or residential patients and their families.

  • Develop, monitor, and revise treatment plans in accordance with CMS, licensing, and third-party payors.

  • Maintain required licensure or certifications for rendering behavioral health services in the state of Indiana.

  • Complete all required documentation in the timeframe as stipulated by Medicaid, DCS, licensing, and third-party payors.

  • Assist in the training and orientation of staff.

  • When necessary, participate in outside agency meetings, hearings and conferences.

  • Consult with medical staff with respect to inpatients requiring professional services.

  • Provide Patient Financial Services any information required for billing purposes.

  • Participate in all CMS patient clinical audits.

  • Maintain a professional and ethical relationship with patients and staff.

Education Required: Master’s Degree in a human service field such as Psychology or Social Work.

Experience Required: At least one (1) year of experience providing therapy to at-risk youth, parents, adults, families, and couples.

Experience Preferred: Minimum of one (1) year experience working in a child or adolescent residential setting preferred.

Licensure: Possession of valid Indiana licensure (LCSW, LMHC, LSW, LMFT) preferred.

Must be at least 21 years of age.

Salaried.

Requisition ID: 2021-7252

Street: 450 Erie Ave

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