The Therapist provides therapeutic services for patients utilizing group, individual, and family therapy sessions to older adults in an intensive outpatient environment. They work within a small, interdisciplinary team with a focus on quality patient care and provision of services ordered by a physician. The Licensed Therapist documents all completed services in compliance with provided standards and regulations and is thorough with details and organization.3 Cs:
Care – Provide the best possible patient care
Compliance – Ensure the program operates within all regulations
Community – Become a wonderful addition to your local communityCare: All employees are expected to provide the best possible patient careEnsure accurate completion of the psychosocial assessment on each patientEnsure accurate completion of group psychotherapy notes for each patientEnsure accurate completion of treatment plansDemonstrate understanding of mental health assessment of older adultsDemonstrate an understanding of gerontological counseling treatment, group therapy, theory, and evidenced based practicesProvide understanding of gerontological case managementEnsure understanding of mental disorders associated with agingCompliance: Ensure the program operates within all regulationsParticipate in outcome studies timelines, understanding of administration of the tests and when they are to be reportedParticipate in treatment team meetings with medical directorComply with 25-point check listComplete all notes in prescribed timelineComply with all regulationsCommunity: Become a wonderful addition to your local communityDemonstrate understanding of community education definitions and activitiesParticipate in customer service training as it relates to community integrationPresent Senior Life Solutions to community as directed by Program DirectorParticipate in cohesive team environment to ensure program successWorking conditions
Incumbent will be exposed to virus, disease, infection from patients.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.QualificationsEducation: master’s degree in social work from an accredited graduate school of social work or master’s degree in other counseling related field.Licensure: License in Social Work or Counseling as recognized by state. May include LCSW, LPC, LMFT, etc.Certification: Must meet any applicable state certification standards.Experience: Two to three years of clinical experience with older persons, extensive group work, hospital or nursing home experience preferred.Direct reports
This position has no direct reports.BenefitsMonday through Friday scheduleNo after-hours callCompetitive salary and benefitsDiverse roles including clinical, leadership, and community liaisonMatching 401K with immediate vestingRelocation assistance consideredAbout PMC/Senior Life Solutions
Founded in 2003, Psychiatric Medical Care manages more than 65 Senior Life Solutions programs across the U.S. Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient behavioral healthcare program designed to meet the needs of adults over the age of 65 who are struggling with symptoms of depression or anxiety often related to aging. Patients are offered services by an interdisciplinary team of caring, experienced, behavioral health professionals, which includes a psychiatrist, licensed therapist, and registered nurse.
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