Industry: Patient Care•
Not Specified years
Posted 348 days ago
Manages the Jones Regional Family Counseling Department, and as a member of the interdisciplinary team contributes professional knowledge and skills in the provision and management of the care of patients and their families.
Maintains the integrity of the department by adhering to established departmental protocols and state counseling codes. Works at the highest level of professional and personal competency for the benefit of each counseling patient, their families and the community. Seize opportunities to work across departments, and bring ever expanding knowledge to benefit patients and associates.
Development & Education:
Basic UPH Performance Criteria
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Masters Degree in social work, counseling, (mental health or marital and family counseling/therapy) or psychology.
Masters Degree in nursing may be considered if the holder is certified in psychiatric nursing or a psychiatric nurse practitioner.
Must have extensive experience offering individual, group and family therapy in treatment settings.
Experience needs to allow for provision of clinical leadership.
Prefer the candidate has experience in treating psychological trauma with one or several modalities.
Substitution of experience or alternative certification may be approved.
Must have independent level license as a therapist in state of Iowa, or be imminently able to meet this requirement.
Licensed at the highest level of their degree. Current licensure must be in good standing in the state of Iowa.
Must have LMFT Certification
Knowledge of family system dynamics and the impact of trauma on those dynamics.
Must be able to screen callers for high safety risk (triage).
Knowledge of specific services/agencies in this geographic area.
Knowledge of practices of behavioral managed care and related experience.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Requisition ID 2017-37161