The Group Therapist is responsible for conducting individual and group therapy, documenting patient progress in treatment and individual therapy or assessments as assigned by the Clinical Supervisor.
Major Position Responsibilities:
Facilitate two to three daily group treatment modalities within the scope of practice, as assigned by the Clinical Supervisor, using approved curriculum and standard group facilitation techniques.
Provide individual therapy or assessments as requested by the Primary Therapist or Clinical Supervisor.
Document progress notes for groups and individual sessions in a timely manner as prescribed by program policies and procedures.
Monitor patient participation in Program and provide crisis management as needed.
Other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager or Clinical Coordinator.
Safety and Infection Control Responsibilities
Qualifications: ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES, KNOWLEDGE, & EXPERIENCE
Group facilitation skills and experience required.
Knowledge and understanding of psychiatric diagnoses, terminology, psychopharmacology, and medical record documentation required.
At least one year of related clinical experience, preferably with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness preferred.