Clinical Therapist 1-In*
Company: Loma Linda University Health
Posted on: November 18, 2022
Behavioral Medicine Center: Social Services (Unscheduled, Day
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of
Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, excellence, humility,
integrity, justice, teamwork and wholeness.
The Clinical Therapist 1-Inpatient conducts psychosocial
assessments, develops treatment plans, implements therapeutic
interventions, and coordinates discharge planning for patients and
families. Provides individual, family and group therapy,
psycho-education, support groups and other therapeutic activities.
Identifies, assesses and intervenes with high-risk circumstances.
Complies with all legal and regulatory reporting, intervention,
documentation, and referral requirements. Collaborates with
treatment team, collateral contacts, and community agencies to
coordinate service delivery during and after hospitalization.
Advocates for patients and families and provides connections with
internal and external resources. Provides learning experiences and
supervision for clinical students from affiliated schools and
programs as assigned.
Completion of a master's degree in social work, marriage family
therapy, counseling related field or completion of a doctoral
degree in clinical psychology from a regionally accepted accredited
institution is required. A minimum of one year experience in a
behavioral health care setting is required. A minimum of one year
of experience in an acute psychiatric facility with age specific
population is preferred. Registration as an ACSW, MFT intern, LPCC
intern, or in the process of accruing post-doctoral hours working
toward licensure as a psychologist is preferred.
Knowledge of psychotherapy theory and techniques. Able to identify
need for supervision/consultation, utilize such appropriately, and
accept direction. Able to read; write legibly; speak in English
(and Spanish preferred) with professional quality; use computer and
software programs necessary to the position; troubleshoot and
calibrate patient care equipment. Able to relate and communicate
positively, effectively, and professionally with others; be
assertive and consistent in following and/or enforcing policies;
work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; defuse
aggravated situations with patients and families; lead, supervise,
teach, and collaborate; accept direction. Able to communicate
effectively in English in person, in writing, and on the telephone;
think critically; work independently with minimal supervision;
perform basic math functions; manage multiple assignments
effectively; work well under pressure; problem solve; organize and
prioritize workload; recall information with accuracy; pay close
attention to detail. Able to distinguish colors and smells as
necessary for patient care; hear sufficiently for general
conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and
distinguish various sounds associated with the work place/patient
care; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and
written documents necessary to position; discern temperature
variances through touch.
- Organization: Loma Linda Univ Behavioral
- Employee Status: Regular
- Schedule: Unscheduled
- Shift: Day Job
Keywords: Loma Linda University Health, Redlands , Clinical Therapist 1-In*, Other , Redlands, California
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