The Clinician provides direct patient care under the supervision of the Program or Assistant Program Director in our Partial Hospitalization and/ or Intensive Outpatient Programs.
Hours/Shift: Full time (40 hours per week - days and evenings)
Primary responsibilities include:
Provide clinical social work and case management in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Walden Behavioral Care and the NASW.
Conduct psychosocial assessments, participate in treatment planning, utilization review, and discharge planning for an average of 8 patients.
Manage cases in both the partial hospital and intensive outpatient programs for eating disorders.
Manage cases for primarily in the adolescent population with an expectation of some coverage in the adult programs.
Conduct individual, group and family therapy.
Conduct crisis intervention and liaison services with referral sources.
Work to ensure that all required documentation is completed in a timely and profession manner.
Work collaboratively with the treatment team and Walden continuum.
Must have strong clinical, organizational and communication skills
Must possess knowledge of psychiatric group process, therapeutic relationships processes, age specific growth and development, limit setting and behavior management, crisis management with aggressive behaviors.
Bi-lingual in Spanish/English is preferred
Strong organizational and communication skills
Attention to detail and ability to prioritize independently
Ability to multi-task in a changing and fast paced mental health environment
Ability to work in a highly collaborate, team environment
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
About Walden Behavioral Care. Walden Behavioral Care is one of the only rapidly-growing, leading national specialty healthcare systems dedicated to serving all genders and offering the full continuum of care for people with all types of eating disorders. We currently have 14-locations on the East Coast in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Georgia. Over the past 15 years, utilizing our state-of-the art evidence based, personalized approach to care, we have helped over 20,000 people on their road to recovery. Headquartered in Massachusetts we have over 450 employees who are dedicated to helping people with eating disorders get the help they need and deserve.
At Walden Behavioral Care we offer access to a generous benefit package, including tuition reimbursement and opportunities for professional development.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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