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SSM Health Psychotherapist-Child Focused-Agnesian Healthcare-Waupun, WI in Waupun, Wisconsin

Divison:

This full time child focused Psychotherapist position is part of Agnesian Healthcare’s experienced and cohesive behavioral health team focused on providing quality mental health support to a both child and adolescent patient panel in an outpatient clinic and school setting. This position is based in Waupun, WI, at our Waupun Memorial Hospital outpatient campus with outreach to schools in both Waupun and Beaver Dam. The right individual has experience facilitating individual and family therapy. Experience with multiple modalities consistent with evidence-based practice including CBT as well as trauma-based assessments is highly desirable.

  • 32 patient minimum contact hours

  • M-F workweek

  • Based in Waupun, WI with onsite school support in Beaver Dam and Waupun

  • Salaried position

  • Individual and Family Therapy

  • Child and adolescent focused patient panel

    • $5,000 sign on bonus

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in mental health field

  • 3 years post graduate experience (3,000 hours) required

  • WI License

  • LMFT, LPC, LCSW (training licenses are not able to be accepted for this position)

  • Experience using CBT therapy

  • Addiction/substance abuse therapy experience is a plus

The Hospital and Clinic:

Waupun Memorial Hospital is a 25-bed hospital which provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient services to Waupun and surrounding rural areas. Featuring a two-story provider clinic creating a direct connection to hospital resources (as well as PCP’s and clinic specialists). State-of-the-art surgery center features three high tech OR, endoscopy room, 11 pre-post op rooms, and 4 recovery rooms. Department of Correction Security Unit, 2018 construction of 14 bed Medical surgical unit, 3 bed ICU and 4 bed LD&P.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plans treatment based on the individual client’s needs as well as resources available from the organization and community resources.

  • Works in coordination with professionals involved in patient’s care to ensure interdisciplinary collaboration and continuity of services.

  • Keeps current knowledge of community resources for supplementary treatment of clients, and makes referrals which adequately and appropriately utilize these resources. Is available for consultation with other staff regarding community resources.

  • Provides a continuum of short and long term psychotherapy to individuals, couples families and groups, based on individualized treatment plans.

  • Maintains good communication and collaborative relationships with referring physicians and other staff, and recommends additional referrals for patients as needed.

  • Carries out ongoing record keeping and case review of all psychotherapy work in compliance with state guidelines.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Provides assessment (by telephone and in-person) of suicidal and homicidal risk and immediacy of crisis situations.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

  • Master's degree in Behavioral Health or related field

EXPERIENCE

  • No experience required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Frequent reaching, sitting, standing and walking.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more).

  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication. Ability to hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Frequent keyboard use/data entry.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, climbing, twisting and gripping.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Occasional use of vision to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Occasional driving.

  • Rare repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements and squatting.

SSM Health is committed to equal employment opportunity based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and all other statuses protected by law.

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