Cognitive Retraining Specialist

The Mentor Network Standish , ME 04084

Posted 1 week ago

Description

Cognitive Retraining Specialist

Primary Location: ME-MEStandish-234 Northeast Rd

Function:Program Services Coordination/Case Management

NeuroRestorative Maine

PTA LICENSE STRONGLY PREFERRED

Description

For NeureoRestorative and The MENTOR Network, a Cognitive Retraining Specialist is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day

Essential Job Functions

  • Provide and maintain an orderly, safe, clean and warm therapeutic environment.

  • Closely follow the Day Program schedule of assignments and seek approval from the Day Program Administrator for any necessary changes.

  • Provide individual and group therapies to clients with the support of the Cognitive Coordinator.

  • Monitor clients during transitional times, lunch, and breaks. This includes behavioral, toileting, and general assistance as needed.

  • Attend assigned IRP meetings, Day Program team meetings, staff meetings, and additional meetings as assigned.

  • Complete all required documentation including, but not limited to behavior charts, FYI's, incident reports, monthly reports, IRP reports, therapy notes, lesson plans, and so forth.

  • Treat clients with respect, dignity, and compassion at all times.

  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times and ensure confidentiality of privileged information.

  • Complete all cognitive therapy assessments on an annual basis to all persons served, as determined by the Cognitive Coordinator.

  • Cooperate with the licensee and Department of Human Services in any inspection or investigation.

  • Complete all other duties as assigned by Cognitive Coordinator, Day Program Administrator, Vice President of Operations, President and CEO.

Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • Minimum of BA in psychology or related field (as approved by SCR for certification) and preferred one year of related experience

  • Must maintain current valid driver's license

  • Valid CPR and First Aid certifications

Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.

EOE/AAE


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Cognitive Retraining Specialist

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