Mental Health Therapist


  • Location: Roanoke, VA

  • Posted: Jan 30, 2019

Job Description


The Mental Health Therapist will support Carilions hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. The therapist will provide therapeutic services to patients from young adult through advanced adulthood. Services include provision of initial assessment, individual, family and group therapy.

SIGNIFICANT RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs targeted screenings and functional assessments to determine the patients need for non-medical services within in the primary care setting. Works as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team.
Formulates behavioral health interventions appropriate to primary care Provides individual, family and group therapy. Provides consultation to other members of the medical team.
Develops and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients in the individual, family and group setting. Provides education for team members and patients in areas of expertise.
Coordinates the patients treatment with the multidisciplinary treatment team, patients family, and referral source. Makes appropriate follow-up plans.
Records patient data in the medical record to include the assessment, group, family and individual progress notes and follow-up /appointments.
Works cooperatively with other members of the treatment team, including ongoing consultation for complex and difficult patients. The Mental Health Therapist refers patients out to specialty mental health care when appropriate.
Observes and documents data reflective of the patients status, determines the relevant information to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her specific needs, and provides the care needed.

Make the most of your clinical skills as a Mental Health Therapist at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education: LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) or PHD (Licensed Clinical Psychologist)

Experience: One to three years of related experience required.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills required.

Requisition Number: 23597
Employment Status: Full time
Location: Carilion Roanoke Memorial Rehab Building
Shift: Day
Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recruiter: EVA L LIPSCOMB
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4082
Recruiter Email: ELLipscomb@carilionclinic.org

Carilion Clinic

1906 Belleview Ave
Roanoke, VA 24014

Phone: (540) 981-7000

Web: http://www.carilionclinic.org

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