Behavioral Medical Center - Social Services and OT - (Part-time,
Day Shift) -
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of
Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, integrity,
excellence, teamwork, wholeness, humility and justice.
The Clinical Therapist 1-Inpatient conducts psychosocial
assessments, develops treatment plans, implements therapeutic
interventions, and coordinates discharge planning for patients and
families. Provides individual, family and group therapy,
psycho-education, support groups and other therapeutic activities.
Identifies, assesses and intervenes with high-risk circumstances.
Complies with all legal and regulatory reporting, intervention,
documentation, and referral requirements. Collaborates with
treatment team, collateral contacts, and community agencies to
coordinate service delivery during and after hospitalization.
Advocates for patients and families and provides connections with
internal and external resources. Provides learning experiences and
supervision for clinical students from affiliated schools and
programs as assigned. The Clinical Therapist 1-Inpatient works
within the scope of designated Board registration and preceptors
students within scope of education and training.
Completion of a Masters Degree in social work from a regionally
accredited institution is preferred. Completion of a Masters Degree
in marriage and family therapy, counseling related field, or
completion of a Doctoral Degree from a regionally accredited
institution in clinical psychology may be considered. Minimum one
year experience in a behavioral health care setting is required.
Minimum one year of experience in an acute psychiatric facility
with age specific population is preferred. Registration as an ACSW,
MFT Intern(MFTI), LPCC intern, or in the process of accruing
post-doctoral hours working toward licensure as a psychologist is
required within 90 days of employment.
Knowledge of psychotherapy theory and techniques. Able to
identify need for supervision/consultation, utilize such
appropriately, and accept direction. Able to read; write legibly;
speak in English (and Spanish preferred) with professional quality;
use computer and software programs necessary to the position;
troubleshoot and calibrate patient care equipment. Able to relate
and communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with
others; be assertive and consistent in following and/or enforcing
policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure;
defuse aggravated situations with patients and families; lead,
supervise, teach, and collaborate; accept direction. Able to
communicate effectively in English in person, in writing, and on
the telephone; think critically; work independently with minimal
supervision; perform basic math functions; manage multiple
assignments effectively; work well under pressure; problem solve;
organize and prioritize workload; recall information with accuracy;
pay close attention to detail. Able to distinguish colors and
smells as necessary for patient care; hear sufficiently for general
conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and
distinguish various sounds associated with the work place/patient
care; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and
written documents necessary to position; discern temperature
variances through touch.
- Organization: Loma Linda Univ Behavioral
- Employee Status: Regular
- Schedule: Part-time
- Shift: Day Job
- Days of Week: Sunday, Friday, Saturday
- Friday Hours: 8
- Saturday Hours: 8
- Sunday Hours: 8