Behavioral Medicine Program Therapist II - Inpatient (Full Time)

  • HCA
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Apr 20, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 01588-82420

Full-time

No Weekends

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is licensed for 382 beds and has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade A. It receives international acclaim for its outstanding and dynamic kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs, setting record numbers for volume and outcomes. Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, a nationally recognized center that recently performed the world's first 16-way kidney donor exchange chain during three consecutive days at a single hospital.

Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital earned designation as a Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13 and up. This program serves as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital under Locations.

General Statement of Duties:
Member of an interdisciplinary treatment team that provides age-appropriate, direct clinical care to behavioral medicine patients. This is done in coordination with other team members. Is responsible for conducting individual, group, and family therapy as needed, as well as completion of assessments and other required clinical documentation.

Essential Job Functions:
1. Provides age-appropriate individual, group and family therapy.

2. Provides psychoeducational groups as clinically indicated.

3. Completes integrated biopsychosocial and other assessments , as needed, in a timely manner.

4. Completes required documentation in patients' records in a thorough and timely manner.

5. Communicates with team members.

6. May assist, as assigned, with referrals to the community.

Minimum Education and Experience:
Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or related field.
A minimum of five years of experience in a mental health setting is required.

Minimum License and Certificates Required:
Licensed in the State of Texas as a Licensed Master of Social Work, Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

Last Edited: 02/02/2018

Reference

01588-82420