Psychotherapist Emergency Services

Psychotherapist Emergency Services

Hunterdon Health | Flemington, NJ, US
Salary Range:$65,000 – $101,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

Position Summary

Evaluates patients for level of care, provides Psychotherapy, linkage, and follow-up services. Guides patients and their families from the Emergency evaluation through all levels of care to hospitalization in the State system.

Primary Position Responsibilities

1.

Provide thorough evaluations to patients, including collateral contacts with family and treatment provider(s), both in the Medical Center and the community.

2.

Provide Psychotherapy to patients and their families.

3.

Collaborate effectively with Emergency Department, Psychiatry, 2 Central, and other HBH/HHS systems staff.

4.

Interface with all acute system of care providers (STCF, State Hospital, ICMS, PACT, etc…) and community providers to facilitate appropriate treatment and case management.

5.

Provide accurate and timely documentation of all activities.

Work Contact Group (Internal/External)

HBH, PAH, and HHS staffs, Emergency Department staff, Acute Care System partners ( State of New Jersey DMHAS, State Hospital, STCF, ICMS, PACT) all levels of law enforcement, schools, other healthcare systems, and agencies.

Reporting Relationships

Reports to (position):

HBH Emergency Services Director, Coordinator, or Assistant Coordinator

Supervises (position(s):

None

Qualifications

Minimum Education:

Required:

Master’s Degree in Social Work, or Psychology

Preferred:

None

Minimum Years of Experience (Amount, Type and Variation):

Required:

2 years clinical experience

Preferred:

Experience is a crisis setting

License, Registry or Certification:

Required:

LCSW, LPC or related clinical licensure.

State of NJ Screening certification

Valid Drivers License

Preferred:

None

Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities:

Required:

None

Preferred:

Familiar with State of New Jersey Psychiatric and Commitment laws and process.

Location: Hunterdon Healthcare System · HBH - Emergency Services/Screening
Schedule: Part-time, Weekend - Night Shift, Every Other Weekend, Midnight to Noon%53668840%