Behavioral Health Therapist
Job ID: 465
Posting Date: Jul 1, 2022
Work Environment: On Site
Job Family: Clinical Professional
FTE: PRN (As Needed)
Location: Pensacola, FL
The Behavioral Health Therapist in the Behavioral Medicine Department is responsible for facilitating the delivery of quality treatment services through delivery of specific modalities. He/She is primarily responsible for providing individual and group counseling to patients and families. In addition, the therapist co-ordinates the recovery planning process for all patients based on interdisciplinary assessments. As a key member in the care of the patient, develops therapeutic relationships based on trust and instills hope for recovery. He/She provides person centered care evidenced by choice, respect, dignity, partnerships, self-management, and full inclusion. The person in this position works under general supervision, is responsible for various shifts, may be subject to over 40 hours per week and/or callback as required, and may also be required to remain on campus immediately before, during, and after severe weather and/or disasters.Qualifications
- Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling, or Social work required.
- BLS through American Heart Association. Non-violent Crisis Intervention (CPI) obtained during orientation.
- Knowledgeable of all abuse reporting laws and reports as indicated. Knowledge of stages, processes and milestones of normal physical, cognitive, social and emotional development.
Baptist Health Care is a not-for-profit health care system committed to improving the quality of life for people and communities in northwest Florida and south Alabama. The organization includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, and an extensive primary and specialty care provider network. With more than 4,000 team members, Baptist Health Care is one of the largest non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.