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Licensed Clinical Therapist

Company: Stormont Vail Health
Location: Topeka
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Licensed Clinical Therapists are professionals trained and licensed to provide psychotherapy services to patients and their families. This includes but is not limited to assessment and evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and discharge of outpatient mental health patients as well as referral to other psychiatric, psychological and medical services as appropriate. Education Qualifications for Licensed Clinical Therapists:
* Master's Degree Psychology, Social Work, or a related field. Required Experience Qualifications Licensed Clinical Therapists:
* 2 years Clinical experience. Required Licenses and Certifications Licensed Clinical Therapists:
* Licensed Masters Social Worker - KSBSRB Required or
* Licensed Clinical Psychologist - KSBSRB Required or
* Licensed Professional Counselor - KSBSRB Required or
* Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist - KSBSRB Required or What you will do as a Licensed Clinical Therapists:
* Perform the intake and assessment of patients which will include a mental status exam, collection of relevant psychosocial history, diagnosis of psychiatric presentations, development of an appropriate individualized treatment plan (to include measurable goals, objectives and outcomes), and development of discharge plans that effectively support the patient at home or in the community.
* The therapist will be familiar with the DSM-V for the purpose of developing accurate diagnosis of the patient. In addition, the therapist will be familiar with and have a basic understanding of psychological reports, psychopharmacology, and relevant treatment modalities specific to common mental health diagnoses (eg: depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis, etc)
* The therapist should be able to provide individual, family and group treatment when appropriate. Treatment plans will be reviewed by the leadership and a high standard of practice shall be maintained at all times by the therapist at the direction of leadership.
* The therapist will initiate discharge planning at the time of admission. The therapist will accomplish this by assisting the patient in identifying appropriate treatment goals, identifying reasonable timelines, providing the patient with education specific to their diagnosis and treatment and assisting the patient in developing realistic expectations concerning their treatment and prognosis.
* A productivity standard will be met by the therapist, no less than 80% of the therapist's schedule will reflect direct patient care; this equates to a therapist having a schedule that reflects the equivalent of 6 scheduled sessions per day, or group therapy as clinically indicated. The therapist will be responsible for managing "no shows" and cancellations by patients. If a patient cancels with less than 24 hours it is to be counted as a "no show".
* The therapist must be able to meet organizational and department standards regarding punctuality and attendance, produce timely and accurate documentation, meet HIPPA and corporate compliance standards and support the overall mission and goals of Stormont Vail Behavioral Health Services.
* When required and as appropriate, the therapist will participate and present in multi-disciplinary team meetings.
* Flexibility by the therapist will be required to meet the scheduling needs of the patient and the PHP.
* The therapist's services must meet the minimum requirements as specified by CMS, Kancare and all other insurance entities public or private. Job Type: Full-time Benefits:
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
* Addiction Medicine
* Psychiatry
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift Work Location: One location

Keywords: Stormont Vail Health, Topeka , Licensed Clinical Therapist, Healthcare , Topeka, Kansas

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