Providence Behavioral Health Therapist Licensed - Best Program in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Behavioral Health Therapist Licensed (Best Program, Days, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Interview patients and their families and coordinate and plan programs and activities to meet their physiological, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs.
All Principal Duties and Essential Functions are performed under the established scope to maintain licensure:
Complete comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, identify chief complaint, appropriately assign DSM/ICD diagnosis and determine clinical level of care based on established criteria.
Develop and implement recommendations and plan of psychotherapy based on chief complaint and/or diagnosis established.
Develop suicide and homicide risk reduction/mitigation plans that reduce or eliminate this risk for patients and the community.
Rapidly establish therapeutic alliance. Recognize barrier(s) to establishing therapeutic alliance, adopt modifications in evaluation and psychotherapy interventions to effectively overcome the barrier(s).
Provide effective individual, family and group psychotherapy interventions relevant to the diagnoses established reducing or resolving chief complaint and other symptoms as appropriate to the location of care/point of service.
In approved practice locations of care/point of service incorporate best practice methodology consistently monitor for and assess patient risk for suicide and homicide.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling or Behavioral Sciences from an approved school or Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW) in an education program accredited by the council on social work education and approved by the secretary based upon nationally recognized standard
2 years in the field or in a related area
Licensed Therapist in the state of Washington or within 90 days of hire.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- 2 years in ambulatory clinic or hospital
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Counseling
Req ID: 285019