Therapy Staff Support - Type 50 - Community Counseling Services - 1.0 FTB D

    Community Health System
    Kingston, PA
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $24.58 - $32.69

    Job Description

    First Hospital is Northeastern Pennsylvania's only private psychiatric hospital, providing inpatient psychiatric treatment for children, adolescents and adults. Accredited by The Joint Commission, we are at the centre of an integrated mental health delivery system that includes CHOICES, an inpatient and outpatient program that offers professional addiction treatment services to adolescents and adults; and Community Counseling Services, an outpatient program for those in need of psychiatric care. First Hospital's150-bed facility provides an environment conducive to recovery and healing. Personal attention is integral to our treatment philosophy which combines a team of experienced professionals with compassionate and respectful care. For more information, visit www.commonwealthhealth.net

    Therapy Staff Support - Type 50 - Community Counseling Services - 1.0 FTB D/E

    This position will provide one to one and/or group support and intervention when required including behavioral modification techniques and proactive strategies to stabilize the child or adolescent as outlined in the Service/Treatment Plan, and accept additions to caseload as assigned. The Therapeutic Staff Support will take direction from the Behavioral Specialist Consultant of Community Counseling Services.

    Bachelor Degree in a Mental Health or Human Service field with no prior work experience, OR a Bachelor degree in any field with one year full-time paid work experience with children or adolescents, OR an Associates Degree or 60 credits toward a Bachelor degree with at least three years full-time paid work experience with children or adolescents. Ongoing training and workshops are provided and are mandatory as is knowledge of the CASSP System.

    Knowledge of the mental health and social service field; familiarity with and ability to access community resources; ability to make accurate assessments of client needs and to be creative in seeking appropriate services; ability to organize time efficiently to meet client needs in a flexible, non-traditional time frame.

    Heartsaver/First Aid CPR required, must be completed by end of orientation period.

    First Hospital is Northeastern Pennsylvania's only private psychiatric hospital, providing inpatient psychiatric treatment for children, adolescents and adults. Accredited by The Joint Commission, we are at the centre of an integrated mental health delivery system that includes CHOICES, an inpatient and outpatient program that offers professional addiction treatment services to adolescents and adults; and Community Counseling Services, an outpatient program for those in need of psychiatric care. First Hospital's150-bed facility provides an environment conducive to recovery and healing. Personal attention is integral to our treatment philosophy which combines a team of experienced professionals with compassionate and respectful care. For more information, visit www.commonwealthhealth.net

    Posting ID: 556638285Posted: 2020-05-21