The Behavioral Health Therapist is Master's prepared in the field of Clinical Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage and Family Therapy, or other related field. Responsible for meeting with patients to complete psychosocial assessments, treatment plans, as well as individual, group and family therapy as deemed appropriate for each individual patient.
Conducts case management activities as well as discharge planning, and maintains appropriate documentation. The Therapist I provides appropriate therapeutic and educational interventions, services and is knowledgeable about community resources. Performs other duties as assigned. Required experience includes 2 years of Child and Adolescent (SIPP Only), 2 years of Clinical experience or 9 month internship.
This position is PRN as needed, no guarantee of hours or set schedule, no benefits.
Certifications and LicensuresRequiredCPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)PreferredBLS (Basic Life Support)RequiredDriver's LicenseIf applicable
PreferredLMFT (Marriage and Family)PreferredLMHC (Mental Health)PreferredLCSW (Social Work)
EducationRequiredMaster'sSocial WorkOrMaster'sPsychologyOrMaster'sRelated Field
Reference summary for details
Clinical RelatedOrInternshipPreferred2 years
Post LicensePreferred1 year
Relevant experience with Master's
Specific SkillsRequiredTime management skills
RequiredConflict Management skills
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredWork with minimal supervision
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
Baycare Health System, Inc