Licensed Therapist

Bricelyn, MN 56014

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist Job Number: 4632

Job Description


We are currently assisting a client in the search of a Licensed Therapist in the Bricelyn, MN area. 

PURPOSE:

The Therapist is responsible for providing and documenting individual, family, and group therapies to assigned caseload in addition to assisting in the establishment and maintenance of a therapeutic milieu.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Master’ s degree from an accredited school in Psychology, Social Worker, or related mental health field.
  • Applicable state license
  • Post graduate experience in a therapeutic setting, preferably with children and adolescents with emotional disturbance
  • Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Sensitivity to racial, cultural, economic, and gender specific issues

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provide individual, group, and family therapy
  • Collect information about residents through interviews, observation, and tests
  • Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge
  • Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports
  • Maintain confidentiality of records relating to residents’ treatment and HIPAA compliance
  • Knowledge of “ best practices” and evidence based behavioral medicine treatment delivery and methodologies
  • Skilled in Motivational Interviewing
  • Knowledge of DBT and Mindfulness, as well as CBT, Gender Issues and Experiential Therapy
  • Act as client advocates in order to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations
  • Identifies emergency signals and situations, and reacts appropriately
  • Collaborate with other staff members ensure resident’ s treatment needs are met
  • Meet with families, county workers, probation officers, police, and other interested parties in order to exchange necessary information during the treatment process
  • Refer residents or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary
  • Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, and supporting resident
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs and residents’ progress in addressing identified problems and moving towards defined objectives
  • Plan, organize and lead structured programs of counseling, work, study, recreation and social activities for clients
  • Modify treatment activities and approaches as needed in order to comply with changes in residents’ status
  • Learn about new developments in their field by reading professional literature, attending courses and seminars, and establishing and maintaining contact with other social service agencies
  • Monitor residents’ use of medications
  • Facilitate workshops and trainings about mental health issues
  • Other duties as assigned

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Compliance with criminal background investigation protocol
  • Must have a valid driver’ s license
If interested please send your most current and up-to-date resume to kridner@psychpros.com

IND123
#CB

Meet Your Recruiter

Kristen Ridner

Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.