UnityPoint Health

Mental Health Therapist - Outpatient

Requisition ID
2021-88436
Category
Behavioral Health Services - Non-Nursing
Location
US-IA-Sioux City
Address
2720 Stone Park Blvd
Affiliate
7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes
City
Sioux City
Department
Outpatient Behavioral- SLRMC
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
8:00am-4:30pm
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

Under the general supervision of the Director Critical Care,  provides direct Mental Health assessment, intervention and consultation to individuals and/or groups identified as having psychiatric disorders; plans treatment modalities, coordinates treatment plans and follows patients or groups through the treatment process; may supervise social work students assigned to department.  Provides comprehensive mental health assessment.  Assists with utilization review process needed to maintain outpatient authorizations. 

 

UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's

Sioux City

Fulltime

  • Benefits: Medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance and programs to help save for the future, such as 401(k) and Health Savings Account (HAS).
  • Personal Growth & Development: Learning, career opportunities and other experiences that support professional and personal growth.
  • Well-Being: Programs, activities and resources designed to enhance physical, financial and emotional well-being.
  • Recognition: The formal and informal ways to appreciate and celebrate each other.
  • Purpose: The meaningful connection between our daily work, team members, patients and the communities we serve.

Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve. Every day we strive to live out our vision statement of “Best outcome every patient every time” through living out our FOCUS values of Foster Unity, Own the Moment, Champion Excellence, and Seize Opportunities.

 

At UnityPoint Health, we provide care in nine regions throughout Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin. As the nation’s fourth largest nondenominational health system in America, UnityPoint Health keeps people at the center of all we do. We are looking for dynamic and talented individuals to join our team. You'll find opportunities for every sized dream.

 

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Responsibilities

Clinical Excellence/Patient Care

  • Provides direct, intensive psychiatric therapy to individuals, families, and/or groups identified as having psychiatric disorders.
  • Treats crisis situations and emergencies as needed by department.
  • Evaluates patients
    • Performs psychosocial assessments, collecting diagnostic information, determining immediate treatment plans for patients.
  • Develops treatment plans and goals.
    • Establishes measurable & appropriate long term goals and short term goals, utilizing knowledge of the diagnosis and developmental needs appropriate for the age of the patients.
    • Adjust treatment plan as needed.

Clinical Excellence/Patient Care

  • Provides direct, intensive psychiatric therapy to individuals, families, and/or groups identified as having psychiatric disorders.
  • Treats crisis situations and emergencies as needed by department.
  • Evaluates patients
    • Performs psychosocial assessments, collecting diagnostic information, determining immediate treatment plans for patients.
  • Develops treatment plans and goals.
    • Establishes measurable & appropriate long term goals and short term goals, utilizing knowledge of the diagnosis and developmental needs appropriate for the age of the patients.
    • Adjust treatment plan as needed.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Must have a Master’s Degree in social work or a related field from an accredited program. 

Experience:

  • Preferred -Minimum of two years’ experience in mental health care
  • New MSW grads accepted

License(s)/Certification(s):

  • Must be CPI certified within the first 90 days of employment.
  • Maintain CPI certification throughout employment
  •     License as a mental health professional in the State of Iowa required.     

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