THERAPIST (LICENSED) Job in Bradenton, FL (Counseling/Therapy #)
Posted on: February 19, 2021
Couple and Family opening in Bradenton, Florida. DirectShifts is
seeking a THERAPIST (LICENSED) to work in Bradenton, FL
Allied Health, Behavioral Health - Counselor, Behavioral Health -
Therapist, Social Worker
The Licensed Therapist - WEEKENDS is responsible for conducting
therapeutic services for patients. They provide counseling sessions
for families, individuals and groups. Therapists are responsible
for interviewing and developing the psychological history,
assessing the therapeutic needs of the individual and family,
developing appropriate treatment objectives and monthly treatment
summaries. Therapists act as the patients' and families' primary
contact during the patient's stay at the facility, as well as their
advocate with the treatment team. Therapists are also liaisons with
outside agencies and individuals for the purpose of developing and
coordinating discharge planning with the treatment team and family.
- Provides group, individual, and family therapy as scheduled
and/or assigned, documenting patients'/ families' response to
- Ensures a Psychosocial Assessment is prepared for each patient
according to established time frames, assuring that all appropriate
information is included and shared with treatment team
- Oversees case management and discharge planning components of
the patient's Master Treatment Plan and MTP reviews, documenting
discussion of the plan with the patient and family as
- Develops appropriate aftercare plans with the patient,
assessing the need and arranging for community agency support as
appropriate and documenting it. Completes appointment sections of
- Reports known or suspected abuse of patients.
- Works cooperatively as a member of a multidisciplinary team to
achieve quality patient care. Qualifications Requirements :
- Master's Degree from an accredited college or university in
social work, mental health counseling.
- Current license from the State of Florida, such as LCSW, LMFT,
LMHC, LMFTI or LMHCI required.
- One (1) year direct clinical experience specific to family,
individual and group therapy with children and/or adolescents. For
specialized issues or treatment modalities, training must be
specific to these; abuse reactive, sexual offending, substance
abuse, sexual trauma, vocational, play therapy, art therapy and
relaxation therapy. Must have knowledge of human development over
the life span.
- Work is mentally demanding. Extensive walking, standing and
sitting. Must be able to participate in the physical restraint and
seclusion of patients. Must be able to participate in and complete
Handle With Care Training on an annual basis.
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DirectShifts is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities,
individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Credentialing on DirectShifts keeps you in our system for current
and ongoing consideration."
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