Recreation Therapist Non-Ex - SCBNJ Psych Adult Exe Fac#26 in Boonton Township, NJ at Saint Clare's - Boonton

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description

Summary:
JOB SUMMARY: To provide emotional support, crisis intervention and counseling for Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults and their significant others to cope with a multiplicity of social and emotional problems; information and referral; referrals for financial assistance and supportive services to patients and families with problems that are related to treatment services, illness, disability or trauma. To provide case management & milieu management, complete psychosocial assessments, assist in the development and re-evaluation of Treatment Plans and work as a member of an interdisciplinary team, and to coordinate discharge planning. Complete necessary documentation and maintain clinical record for each client during his/her length of stay.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
1. Masters degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Licensed Professional Clinical Councilor or related field.
2. In states requiring license, required upon hire and maintain current in accordance with state regulations. In states without a licensure requirement, current registration for with appropriate state board required and/or under clinical supervision to meet clinical hours required for licensure.
3. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
4. Behavioral Violence Prevention within 3months of hire and maintain current annually.
5. Minimum one (1) year Inpatient l or Outpatient Behavioral Health experience. Experience in working with a diverse population with a wide range of problems (i.e., death and dying, maternal and child care, substance abuse, disability, chronic illness, etc.).
   

Work Type: Per Diem    

Shift: 1

Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied.

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