Inpatient Behavioral Health Therapist; Child-Adoles; 1.0FTE; Day Shift

We have an opening for an Inpatient Behavioral Health Therapist at Meriter Hospital! The Inpatient Behavioral Therapist works with a caseload of patients individually throughout hospitalization. An extensive initial assessment particularly related (but not limited) to presenting symptoms, family function and support, legal status, and need for psycho-education as well as aftercare resources is conducted within 48 hours of admission. The results of the assessment provide focus for the Inpatient Behavioral Health Therapist during the patient’s hospitalization as part of the patient’s treatment plan. The Inpatient Behavioral Health Therapist ensures that aftercare resources are in place by discharge and assists patients/families in accessing them. The Inpatient Behavioral Health Therapists provides care for patients in groups as a therapy group facilitator, and by facilitating “Family Meetings” with the patient and their identified support persons.

Organization: Unity Point Health

Job Location: Madison, WI

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