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In Home Therapist - Master's Level - (120975)

Universal Health Services
Attleboro, MA 02703
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    120975

In-Home Therapist for Youth and Families

Fuller Hospitals Community Support Program is seeking MASTERS LEVEL IN-HOME THERAPY CLINICIANS to work with youth and their families in order to treat the youths behavioral health needs and assist with family interventions in order to improve the familys ability to facilitate the youths functioning in the home and community.

  • As a masters level In-Home Therapist (IHT) facilitates intensive in-home family therapy sessions with youth under the age of 21 and their families with the goal of improving the familys ability to provide effective support for the youth to promote his/her healthy functioning within the family. This will include implementation of various therapeutic interventions, parent coaching, crisis intervention, psycho-ed., etc.

  • The IHT will also have a bachelor's level para-professional, a Therapeutic Training & Support Staff (TT&S) assigned to your cases. The TT&S will assist with co-facilitatingsessions, treatment planning, and case management. They will work with the client and/or family to practice the skills that the IHT teaches in family sessions

  • The IHT completes various paperwork such as progress notes, comprehensive and CANS assessments, safety plans, treatment plans, etc.

  • The IHT must be available for crisis intervention, crisis calls and skills coaching and skills coaching as needed from 8am to 8pm for your clients

  • Frequent care coordination with collateral contacts regarding treatment plan goals and progress is required

  • The IHT will identify and utilize community resources; providing aftercare referrals to develop and maintain neutral supports for the youth and parent or caregiver(s) in order to sustain treatment progress

Job Requirements

Requirements

Masters degree is required in one of the following areas: Addictions Counseling, Counseling, Counseling Psychology, Education with a concentration in Counseling or Psychology, Family Therapy, Marriage & Family Therapy, Psychology, or Social Work.

License eligibility preferred- accepted licenses include: LICSW, LMHC, LMFT, and LADC I

LICENSURE SUPERVISION WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE FACILITY.

Experience: Outpatient or home based social work experience preferred.

Technical Skills: Must be proficient with written and verbal communication skills. Must have knowledge of community-based and state agencies with regard to behavioral health services.

Must possess knowledge and skills necessary to interact compassionately and appropriately with patients and their families on a regular basis.

Other: Professional demeanor and appearance, as well as the ability to deal tactfully with sensitive situations and maintain patient confidentiality. Must be able to interact effectively with other hospital departments to achieve desired outcome for the patient.

Job Benefits/Details:

Part time (24 hours) and full time (32 to 40 hours) positions available

Weekly LICENSURE SUPERVISION PROVIDED by licensed clinician

Great medical, dental and vision benefits for part time and full time employees

Short and long term disability insurance, life insurance and employer matched 401k options available

UHS, our parent company, is a publicly traded company and provides amazing benefits including a stock purchase program.

For further information about the IHT position; please email FullerIHTTM@uhsinc.com

Posted: 2020-01-23 Expires: 2020-04-02

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In Home Therapist - Master's Level - (120975)

Universal Health Services
Attleboro, MA 02703

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