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2018-08-172018-09-15

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist / Art Therapist PRN - (31419)

Universal Health Services
AUBURN HILLS, MI
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Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist / Art Therapist PRN - (31419)

Facility Name
Havenwyck Hospital
Location
AUBURN HILLS, MI 48326 US (Primary)
Career Area
Support & Entry Level
Category
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

What do our current CTRS/Art Therapists value at UHS?

An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a CTRS or Art Therapist is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. There are very robust continuing education options and opportunities for leadership development as a CTRS or Art Therapist with UHS. Supportive and responsive leadership. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Havenwyck Hospital is a 243 bed, Joint Commission accredited and licensed psychiatric and substance abuse facility. We specializing in providing behavioral health and substance abuse treatment and are located in Auburn Hills overlooking Lake Galloway. For more information, please visit our website at havenwyckhospital.com. 

Havenwyck Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) or an Art Therapist to join our team of compassionate, dedicated professionals.

The CTRS or Art Therapist is responsible for the provision of Recreational Therapy services, including assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic activity interventions and discharge leisure planning. The CTRS or Art Therapist utilizes individual and/or group activity interventions to bring about positive changes in the client's behavior, be-it cognitive, social, emotional or physical. The CTRS or Art Therapist educates the client in healthy coping skills, and available leisure resources to continue the client in post discharge leisure planning and involvement. The CTRS or Art Therapist will be responsible for the provision of services according to the current standards of practice.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for assessing, treatment planning, therapeutic activity interventions and discharge leisure planning.
  • Utilizes individual and/or group activity interventions to bring about positive changes in the client's behavior, be-it cognitive, social, emotional or physical. 
  • Educates the client in healthy coping skills and available leisure resources to continue the client in post-discharge leisure planning and involvement. 
  • Evaluates each client's progress and the effectiveness of therapy treatment, and records results on daily progress notes follows all documentation policies.
  • Attends treatment team conferences to exchange information and observations with other members of the team, as well as assisting with the completion of the initial treatment plan and progress summary updates.
Job Requirements

CTRS Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from an approved program required. 
  • Certification by National Certification Board (NCTRC) required for CTRS position.
  • Will also consider Art Therapist
  • Experience in a behavioral health hospital setting preferred.
  • Employee must be in good standing (evaluation/employment history, corrective action, etc.) to be considered for internal transfer.

 

Art Therapist Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Theories of Art Therapy, Counseling or Psychotherapy from an institute identified by the American Art Therapy Association required.
  • The individual must be eligible to take the National Art Therapy Registration (ART) examination and obtain the registration within 2 years of the hire date.
  • Experience in psychiatric setting preferred.
  • Limited License Professional Counselor (LLPC) or License Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Michigan preferred.

 

 

This opportunity provides the following: 

  • Meaningful work, saving patient lives
  • Healthy, respectful and team-based work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation

 

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to “UHS or UHS facilities” on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms “we,” “us,” “our” or “the company” in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via- email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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