An enjoyable and rewarding work experience
Mental Health Therapist (Former Employee) – Fort Walton Beach, FL – October 28, 2018
Start with shift change report on patients. Then patient care including assist with meals, hygiene, ambulatory, etc... One on one therapy sessions,group therapy and crisis intervention. Writing of intakes and collateral info trhoug family correspondance. Daily reports on apprx 7 patients daily. Learned professional approach with patients and understanding of their needs. Learned to work as a team to achieve proper care for others and the dynamics of hospital function. also compassion for others. Management supportive but firm on hospital policies and procedures. Workplace culture was professional but fun and rewarding. Most difficult part of job was Physical takedowns during crisis intervention. Most enjoyable part was relationship with coworkers and helping those in need and guidance for same.
Camaraderie, consistent pay with benefits, and learning a great deal about treatment of others.
Wear and tear both physically and mentally from crisis intervention.