Mental Health Associate
Riveredge Hospital - United States

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Assist in the direct care and management of patients as prescribed by the physician, therapist, and the treatment team; to provide age specific supervision appropriate to the developmental level and specific treatment needs of the individual patient; to provide for safety and crisis management for the patient population; to provide training, guidance, and leadership to mental health associates in a milieu setting; and to identify areas of improvement within the program and make recommendations in collaboration with the Nurse manager.

Requirements

Bachelor Degree in psychology, social work, or related field.

Requires at least one year of experience in a psychiatric treatment setting with children, adults and/or geriatric population.

Must be at least 21 years of age. Maintain annual CPR, First Aid, and crisis prevention /intervention certification. Must have knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation services and Special Treatment Procedures. Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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