Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity where you can improve the lives of children?
Crittenton Children's Center is the Kansas City area's premier provider of psychiatric care for children, adolescents and their families. It is located on a picturesque, 96 acre campus in south Kansas City (near Longview Lake) providing serenity, beauty and privacy to assist with the healing process.
For more than 120 years we've cared for the emotional health of Kansas City's children and families. Today we offer one of the area's most comprehensive behavioral health care programs. And we are backed by the complete resources of Saint Luke's Health System.
We are currently seeking a full time Outpatient Therapist.
Provides individual and family therapy as well as case management services for children being discharged from the hospital, or to prevent a hospitalization..
Functions as the therapist for patients and families and is responsible for conducting clinical interviews and formulating a treatment plan.
Will primarily work in the homes and schools of the child/family to connect them with identified service needs, be a liaison with the school.
Complete initial assessments and formulate a treatment plan within EPIC.
Provide individual and family therapy, by making referrals to psychiatrists if needed, and securing support services in the community.
Good communication to explain diagnoses to parents and children and to explain what course of treatment is needed for each diagnosis.
Familiar with community resources and how to access them for clients/families.
May provide some interventions and recommendations for schools in order for the child to function better at school academically and/or socially.
Good organizational skills to do the therapies, case management services, and documentation.
Must have have a masters degree in a related field and be licensed in the state of MO.
Must have a clean driving record and applicable vehicle insurance.
Licensed Professional Counselor - Various
Master's Degree (Required)
Swing (United States of America)
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