Franciscan Health Clinical Therapist in Dyer, Indiana
Franciscan Health24 Joliet Street Dyer, IN 46311
WHAT WE NEED
Clinical therapist for all ages
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Starting with the diagnostic interview, the Clinical Therapist evaluates a patient’s needs and develops a treatment plan with measurable goals. The therapist then handles patient care for children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Sound interesting?
Are you a compassionate listener? Are you able to evaluate and asses a patient’s needs accurately? Do you enjoy caring for people with behavioral, emotional and mental needs? This could be the perfect spot for you.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Teach, take continuing education classes, and attend conferences or seminars to increase understanding of mental, emotional, or behavioral states or disorders.
Document patient care information and ensure timely and accurate completion of patient care records in accordance with policies and procedures.
Analyze and evaluate patient data or test findings to diagnose nature or extent of mental disorder.
Direct, or administer psychotherapeutic treatments to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.
Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to create and implement patient treatment plans.
Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.
Perform thorough patient psychosocial assessments to explore the physical, psychological and social aspects of the patient and their conditions.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
Prior Social Services experience.
Adapt and respond quickly to changing priorities.
Manage conflict and tactfully handle complaints and difficult situations.
Customer service skills.
Make decisions and use judgement in ambiguous situations.
Common diagnostic procedures knowledge.
Collaborate discharge planning with other agencies and community resources.
Demonstrate understanding of DSM-5.
Emergency Response and Preparedness.
Work independently with minimal supervision.
Show sincere interest in others and their concerns.
Crises Intervention theory.
Act as a liaison/advocate between patient and physician.
Knowledge of principles of quality patient care.
Procedures and protocols necessary to provide patient safety.
Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
Experience: 2 years of Social Services field experience required
License(s): LCSW, LMHC or LMFT required in Indiana
Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program
Travel: Never or Rarely
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.
Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.
Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
Dyer, IN, US, 46311
Never or Rarely
24 Joliet Street