Behavioral Health Clinician

  • Baptist Health
  • Montgomery, AL 36116
  • May 14, 2022

Job Description

Behavioral Health Clinician - (20-8208-BHC-92121) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at The Clinician plans and implements therapy services for Crossbridge. This Clinician functions as part of the interdisciplinary team and is responsible for assessments, group, individual and family therapy, case management, and other therapeutic services. This clinician is also responsible for providing collaborative discharge planning services with patients and their families to promote adequate and timely discharge plans. In addition, this position may assume primary therapist responsibilities as may be directed by treatment coordinator. The clinician may serve as a preceptor to behavioral health interns.   Qualifications   Masters Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Marriage and family therapy or closely related field as a minimum. Experience with psychiatry, behavioral health, and knowledge of case management is preferred. Alabama License: LMSW, LICSW, ALC, LPC or LMFT and one of the following 'SECURE' or BLS within 30 days in position required. Ability to evaluate and access difficulties and strengths in age specific psycho-social functioning  Knowledge of diagnostic criteria from the most current DSM  Knowledge of medical terminology  Must possess basic computer skills. Ability to cope with stressful/rapidly changing situations  Ability to maintain a professional and customer centric composure in difficult or challenging situations Ability to work from broad directions and be self motivated  Ability to prioritize workload to achieve maximum efficiency Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing  Must have organizational and time management skills.  Ability to effectively communicate with people of various backgrounds throughout the organization. Ability to provide a positive customer service experience to guests, visitors, and patients   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery  Job: Behavioral Health Clinician Organization: Baptist Health Schedule: Regular Shift: Standard Job Type: Per Diem  Night Job Job Posting: 09/23/2021, 8:32:05 AM

Employment Type (feed only)

Per Diem