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Therapist - Outpatient - Sign- on Bonus Available!!

Company: Beacon Hospital Management
Location: Houma
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

Beacon Behavioral Hospital is one of the largest and most established behavioral health programs in Louisiana. For over 20 years, Beacon employs caring staff at locations across southeast Louisiana: Baton Rouge, Metairie, Alexandria, Slidell, Hammond, Houma, Bogalusa, Bunkie, Opelousas, and Lutcher. We currently provide inpatient programs and intensive outpatient programs (IOP) that provide therapy to those struggling with emotional disorders, substance abuse, and mental disorders.Currently, Beacon is seeking a Full-Time Therapist (LPC or LCSW) for our Outpatient Clinic in Houma, LA. Apply today!PERKS:Up to $5,000.00 Sign-on Bonus!FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE!QUALIFICATIONS:Experience in providing for and managing the social service needs for the mentally ill to include but not limited to:Family, group and individual psychotherapy with adults and/or geriatric patients.Discharge planning and case management of inpatient psychiatric patients.Licensed and/or certified to perform psychotherapy and/or counseling within the State of operation.Must maintain current professional licensure and demonstrates proof to Human Resources annually.Basic Life Support and Non-Violent crisis intervention Certifications - required.Must possess LPC or LCSWRESPONSIBILITIES:Responsible for providing the social service needs of patients age 18 and older who are suffering from mental illness.Provides clinical individual, group and family therapy as ordered by the physician.Assesses and reassesses social and emotional factors in order to help the patient and family cope with problems in daily living to help them follow medical recommendations to maximize the client's health condition.Begins the discharge process with each patient upon admission.Develops discharge plan in conjunction with multidisciplinary clinical team, patient and family/caregiver.Provides resource information to other hospital personnel as needed.Develops, prepares and maintains individualized patient care progress records with accuracy, timeliness and according to policies, submits accurate documentation within mandated time frame.Keeps abreast of social work trends and knowledge, obtains required annual continuing education inservices.Participates in the hospital's QAPI program when directed by Director of Social Services.Attends and participates in weekly treatment team meetings and makes adjustments to treatment plan accordingly.Completes psychosocial assessments on all newly assigned clients and within time frames as mandated by hospital policy and regulatory standards.The above statements are only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.What makes Beacon Behavioral Health a great choice?At Beacon, we are growing family and we understand the importance of striking a balance between family and professional life. It is our goal to provide employees with:Competitive salaryProfessional development training availableComprehensive benefits package: health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401kWork-life balanceOrganizational growth opportunitiesRewards and Employee Recognition programs Only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Pre-employment screenings and verification of credentials (if applicable) is required prior to start date.Beacon uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit is Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Beacon Hospital Management, New Orleans , Therapist - Outpatient - Sign- on Bonus Available!!, Healthcare , Houma, Louisiana

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