Since 1976 Lakeside Behavioral Health System has
been the premier provider of specialized behavioral health and
addictive disease services in the Memphis and mid-south region. The
295 bed facility is located on a safe and private 37 acre campus in
northeast Shelby County and provides comprehensive behavioral health
treatment for adults, seniors, adolescents and children. Lakeside's
specialized programs treat disorders such as depression and anxiety,
as well as addictive disease disorders such as alcoholism and drug
addiction. At Lakeside, we believe in offering a variety of
options to our patients, making our programs more accessible and our
treatment more effective, while maintaining high levels of quality
care. Lakeside Behavioral Health System is accredited by the Joint
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, certified by
Medicare, and licensed by the State of Tennessee.
Job Description :
The Therapist provides clinical social work
services on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the
philosophy and objectives of Lakeside Behavioral Health. The
Therapist is responsible for psychosocial assessments, individual,
group and family therapy, participation in treatment team planning,
processing commitments, and discharge planning/case management
service, crisis intervention and liaison services with referral
sources and other departments within the hospital.
Master’s degree in Social Work,
Clinical/Counseling Psychology required. Prior experience with
Addictions required. Prior experience working with a
psychiatric mental health population, preferably in an inpatient
setting. TN Social Work or Professional Counselor License preferred.
Prefer knowledge of case management, discharge planning, group
leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and
behavior management, family therapy theory and practice.
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