Therapist - Fee-for-Service in Philadelphia, PA at Public Health Management Corporation

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

To provide therapeutic services for participants in an IOP substance abuse program for women by fulfilling the responsibilities as listed below.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct individual group and family therapy sessions and maintain caseload at required level Develop and implement structured time-limited groups
  • Work to ensure maximum client show rate
  • Provide crisis intervention services as needed
  • Develop and update treatment plans with input from treatment team as indicated by program policies and procedures
  • Participated in weekly clinical case conference
  • Establish linkages with other community resources to facilitate client referrals and coordination
  • Work with treatment team to develop continuing care plans one month prior to discharge
  • Complete discharge summary within 5 days of discharge
  • Maintain a continuous record of all client contacts including progress towards accomplishing goals
  • Maintaining client charts that meet all state, local, and program guidelines
  • Participate in weekly supervision
  • Complete court reports and attend court if applicable
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skills:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to function in a professional manner, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills with other staff at all times
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently as well as collaboratively with interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to establish professional limit setting
  • Knowledge of and adherence to all state, city and program policies and procedures sensitivity to issues of diversity

 Experience:

  • Minimum of two years clinical experience conducting individual, family and group therapy Experience in substance abuse treatment with an adult population

 Education Requirement:

  • Master's degree in psychology social work  counseling or related field  preferred

 Salary:

  • Commensurate based on education and experience