THERAPIST (LPC, LCSW, LPCA, LMSW) ADULT PRN STATUS.
1.Provides group, individual, and family therapies, as scheduled and/or assigned, documenting patients'/ families' response to interventions.
2.Ensures a Psychosocial Assessment is prepared for each patient according to established time frames, assuring that all appropriate information is included and shared with treatment team members.
3.Oversees case management and discharge planning components of the patient's Master Treatment Plan and MTP reviews, documenting discussion of the plan with the patient and family as appropriate. Completes group, individual and family therapy components as appropriate for both PHP & IOP.
4.Develops appropriate aftercare plans with the patient, assessing the need and arranging for community agency support as appropriate and documenting it. Completes appointment sections of discharge sheet.
5.Reports known or suspected abuse of patients.
6.Works cooperatively as a member of a multidisciplinary team to achieve quality patient care.
7.Maintains professional licensure and regularly update clinical skills.
8.Assists with/completes commitment to this facility and other facilities when appropriate.
Since 1987, Laurel Ridge Treatment Center has been the premier provider of specialized behavioral health and addictive disease services in San Antonio and South Texas. Our 330-bed facility is one of the largest freestanding psychiatric hospitals in the United States.
Set on a therapeutic 29-acre campus in north central San Antonio, Laurel Ridges serves as the setting for the treatment for children, adolescents, young adults, adults, veterans and military personnel. Laurel Ridge's comprehensive programs treat disorders such as bipolar disorder, psychological trauma, PTSD, depression and anxiety, mental illnesses and addictive disease disorders such as alcoholism, drug addiction and substance abuse.
Laurel Ridge Treatment Center is part of one of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS). UHS has been recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune for 10 years in a row.
Universal Health Services (UHS)
One of the nation's largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, our annual revenues were $10.77 billion in 2018.
In 2020, UHS was again recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2019, ranked #293 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 327 behavioral health facilities, 40 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 37 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Excellent written and verbal skills, strong assessment and interpersonal skills, flexible attitude, able to meet demands of heavy caseload.
Ability to maintain patient records and confidentiality. Excellent understanding of appropriate boundaries/relationships with staff and patients. Excellent clinical and didactic skills and understanding of group dynamics. Must understand the needs of patients aged 3 through 80.
EDUCATION: Master's degree.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: LMSW, LCSW or LPCA or LPC.
EXPERIENCE: At least 6 months' work in individual, group and family therapy, and in case management and discharge planning in an inpatient psychiatric facility; familiarity with ethical and legal duties regarding reporting of abuse.
Ability to speak and write.
Hearing and vision sufficient to perform essential tasks.
Emotional stability necessary to perform essential functions.
Ability to perform CPR.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
WORK HOURS: PRN HOURS
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