Behavioral Health Therapist

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Mount Nittany Health
Published
March 4, 2021
Location
State College, Pennsylvania
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Behavioral Health Therapist

Job Locations US-PA-State College
ID 2021-1599 Mount Nittany Health Entity Mount Nittany Medical Center Department BEHAVIORAL HEALTH Category Professional (Clinical) Type Part-Time Primary Shift Day Schedule 8 and 12 hour shifts Weekends Every Third Weekend Holidays No Holidays

Why Mount Nittany Health?

At Mount Nittany Health, we provide high-quality patient care with a unique combination of the latest in clinical technology and compassionate medical professionals. We are committed to improving both the quality and availability of healthcare in our region and seek to hire only the best to support the communities we serve.

Overview

The Behavioral Health Therapist functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing psychiatric social services, group and family therapies, insurance pre-certification, retrospective and concurrent case review services, and discharge planning.

Qualifications

Education:

 

1) A Master of Social Work degree from an accredited school of Social Work.

2) Education and/or experience should include psychotherapy, group work and family therapy.

 

Experience:

 

1) A minimum of 1 year experience in Behavioral Health.

 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

 

1) The therapist should possess personality characteristics to include maturity, flexibility, selfconfidence and sensitivity.

 

License/Certification/Registration:

 

1) Preference will be given to certification by the Academy of Certified Social Workers and/or Pennsylvania Social Worker Licensure.

2) Meets the American Heart Association’s standards for Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) and renews BLS every two years.

3) Within three months from the hire/transfer date, completes the Crisis Prevention Institute’s (CPI) Nonviolent Crisis Intervention training and renews annually.

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