Psychiatric Occupational Therapist- Full-Time- Day

The University Of Maryland Medical System Glen Burnie , MD 21060

Posted 3 months ago

Job ID: 63909

Area of Interest: Allied Health

Location: Glen Burnie, MD US

Hours of Work: T-F 7:30a-4p; Sa 8a-noon

Job Facility: UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: DAY

What You Will Do:

The Psychiatric Occupational Therapist will render occupational therapy services to inpatients, PHP and IOP patients, planning and conducting screening/assessment, developing treatment plans, delivering or supervising the delivery of treatment intervention and education for the purpose of enhancing insight into disease; directing the patient's participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance the physical and mental performance, learning, skill development and productivity to improve self-care, cognitive and psychosocial skills and abilities, and improve the patient's overall functional status in the home/work/community environment, and to diminish or correct pathology. The Psychiatric Occupational Therapist will function as a multidisciplinary team member within the hospital/psychiatric units, and in interactions with other health care providers. Patients served include Adult-Geriatric.

What You Need to Be Successful:

BS in Occupational Therapy, or its equivalent required; MS degree preferred. Possesses current Maryland State license, or is eligible.

One year recent experience in a clinical psychiatric setting as evidenced by academic training and clinical experience in adult psychiatric disorders required. Previous experience using a business office suite, such as Microsoft, required.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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