Mental Health Practitioner
Shoreview, MN US
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Posted 44 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
We have immediate openings for Day Treatment Therapists /MHPs at our Shoreview location, in our pre-adolescent program.  You will work with a team of 6-8 therapists and academic staff to provide services to children ages 5-10.

Responsibilities Include:
 
  • Provide individual and group therapy to clients.
  • Maintain therapeutic relationships with all clients in the program through milieu management.
  • Facilitate and/or co-facilitate group therapy sessions and other therapeutic activities
  • Perform proper use de-escalation and restraining techniques for children and adolescents in unsafe situations.
  • Develop and monitor ITPs for caseload clients and ensure treatment plan is followed in order to attain set goals.
  • Coordinate treatment goals with educational goals and with primary support system.
  • Participate in intake assessments, conferences, IEP due process meetings, reviews, and discharge planning.
  • Provide follow up on unexcused client absences, behavioral problems, crisis, and safety issues.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with referral sources and community agencies.
  • Develop specific intervention for each client’s mental health needs.
  • Participate in medication monitoring for clients.
  • Write prior authorizations to ensure insurance payments.
  • Accurately document all communication relative to client.
  • Complete case notes daily.
  • Complete weekly dictation summarizing client’s participation level.
  • Write monthly progress notes and monthly case consults.
  • Attend and participate in weekly team meetings.
  • Attend monthly group processing meetings and clinical consults.
  • Plan group activities and recommend changes as needed.
  • Participate in team development at the program, site, and company level.
 
Minimum Requirements:
 
  •  Master’s degree in behavioral sciences or related field.
  • Experience in working with SED children and their families in both individual and group therapy

 

Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
ASAP
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
7:30 am - 3:30 pm M-F
Salary and Benefits
Dependent on Experience
Full Benefits Package: Health Insurance, Dental, Life/STD/LTD, Flex Spending, 401k.
Required Education
Graduate Degree
Required Experience
1 to 5 years
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