The Clinician is responsible for providing high quality patient care, displaying good skills in assessment, psycho-diagnosis, treatment planning, group treatment, individual treatment, family treatment, and discharge planning for Chemical Dependency Intensive Outpatient Unit. Additionally, the therapist is expected to function well as a member of the multidisciplinary team and participate in the Unit Community Relations Program.
Conducts individual psychotherapy sessions, displaying theoretical knowledge of psychopathology and good treatment technique.
Conducts family therapy sessions, displaying good theoretical knowledge of family therapy principles and good treatment technique.
Conducts group therapy sessions, displaying good theoretical knowledge of group therapy principles and good group therapy technique.
Conducts educational group sessions, displaying good theoretical knowledge of subject matter and effective communication skills in presenting material.
Engages in timely, efficient discharge planning. Works in close conjunction with patient, family, nursing staff and attending physician. Shows good knowledge of referral/placement process and available community resources.
Completes social evaluations on assigned patients in a timely fashion. Displays good interviewing, diagnosis and report writing skills.
Completes progress notes and discharge plans in a timely and high quality fashion.
A member of the Referral Development Committee.
Effectively participates in the referral development process
Functions cooperatively as a member of the treatment team.
Communicates effectively with families and agencies, conveying a positive professional image.
Brings to Program Director's attention significant issues related to program functioning.
Works sufficient hours to ensure effective performance.
Utilizes feedback regarding performance and uses supervision to improve performance.
Masters Degree in social work or counseling from an accredited university.
Requires LPC or LCSW
One year field placement or one year's experience working with Chemical Dependency/Mental health/Eating Disorders patients.year of prior experience preferred or experience via educational program.
Must have current required licensure or certification in the state of practice required.
Demonstrates a commitment to service, hospital values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
Adheres to and exhibits Catholic Health Initiatives core values:
: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.
: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCB
Rehabilitation Therapy Services
New Jersey-Boonton-St Clares Hospital Boonton
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period
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