The Allied Therapist is an active member of the treatment team.
The Allied Therapist isresponsible to develop individualized interventions to assist patients in meeting their treatment goals. The AlliedTherapist is also responsible to provide a variety of group therapies consistent with the clinical needs of thepopulation and the philosophy and objectives of The Horsham Clinic. Job Specifications:
To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to demonstrate competency in thecriteria listed in this job description. The specifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, andability to meet the minimum requirements for this position. Staff must demonstrate flexibility for reassignment tounits providing care to varied populations including children, adolescents, adults, older adults, and dually diagnosedpatients in an inpatient and partial hospital setting. Education: Bachelors degree in Counseling, Human Services or related field.
Experience: Two years experience working with a psychiatric mental health population required.
Experience in an inpatient psychiatric setting preferred. Licensure/certification:Registration, certification or licensure in counseling or allied health (i.e. art, recreations, music, movement, etc.) preferred. Competencies:Ability to consistently meet and manage patient expectations. "Doing the right thing, at the right time, for the right person and have the best outcome" (Service Excellence) Ability to freely exchange thoughts, ideas, and information (Communication Skills) Ability to critically evaluate information in the making of a decision (Judgment) Ability to manage own time, priorities, and resources to achieve goals (Self Management) Ability to provide timely and appropriate care specific to patient needs (Provision of Care) Ability to provide care appropriate to patient's developmental level and needs (Age Specific). Ability to understand and apply in depth specialized knowledge to achieve a desired result (Technical) Supervision Received:Director of Counseling Services
Universal Health Services