PSYCHOTHERAPIST, CHILD AND ADOLESCENT - Superior, and Ashland WI

Location
Superior, WI
Salary
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Posted
Mar 13, 2018
Ref
R002979
Industry
Childcare
Job Type
Long-Term
Building Location: Superior Clinic

Department: 11200 Psychiatry

Job Description:

Education Qualifications:
JOB SUMMARY

To provide therapeutic services and diagnostic services to patients. This is to include but is not limited to individual, group, and family therapy, mental health intakes and assessments, diagnostics, and coordination of treatment services for the patient. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers, and others.

QUALIFICATIONS (minimum requirements)

Education and/or years' experience required:

Master's degree in social work (MSW).

Licensure/Certifications required:

Licensed as an LICSW if practicing in Minnesota. Licensed as an LCSW if practicing in Wisconsin. In other states, must be certified or licensed as required by the state in which practice occurs for the purpose of reimbursement.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Plans and delivers mental health treatment for adult, adolescent, and/or children using generally accepted psychotherapeutic modalities of treatment.
  • Accurately assesses and diagnoses the complaints presented by the patient and develops an age-appropriate treatment plan in consultation with the patient and family, as appropriate.
  • Understands and applies the diagnostic criteria in the DSM 5, ICD-10 and other current diagnostic lexicons utilized by Essentia Health.
  • Makes appropriate decisions to involve others in the care of the patient, and effectively engages their involvement through case conferences, consultation and/or referrals.
  • Able to understand and incorporate psychiatric and psychological assessments and recommendations into the treatment plan of the patient.
  • Delivers individual, group or family therapy as prescribed by the treatment plan, continuously evaluating progress and revising the plan when indicated.
  • Recognizes when maximum benefits have been attained from treatment and enlists the patient in planning for discharge.
  • Ensures that treatment planning and discharge planning reflects the standards and boundaries of regulatory agencies and third party payers, including timely completion of prior authorizations.
  • Accurately documents all clinical activities and treatment provided within the medical record time parameters defined by Essentia Health.
  • Performs Essentia-wide duties as requested by the designated Essentia leader.
  • Upholds Essentia Health's mission, vision, values and ethical standards and demonstrate the behavioral and service expectations as defined in our policies and procedures.


WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

This position works weekdays. May be required to work some early evening hours. Work is performed in an office environment that is well lighted and ventilated and reasonably quiet. Able and willing to travel to neighborhood and regional clinic sites to perform duties as requested.

In developing this job description, Essentia Health took care to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for purposes of analyzing requests for job modifications, Essentia Health maintains that some essential functions of the job may not have been included or fully described. All requests for job modifications will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Licensure/CertificationQualifications:

FTE: 1

Shift Rotation: Day Rotation (United States of America)

Shift Start Time: 0800

Shift End Time: 1630

Weekends:

Holidays: Yes

Call Obligation: No

Union:

Union Posting Deadline:

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