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Therapist

Job Code:  114208
Facility: Holly Hill Hospital
Location: RALEIGH, NC US
Region:
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: 
Minimum Education Required: Master's Degree 
Skills:  
Category: Allied Health
FTE: 1
Position Summary:
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Therapist. Join the team of Holly Hill Hospital, a growing, private, psychiatric facility that has provided 30 years' worth of service to the community. We are passionate about excellent quality care in the treatment and recovery of adults and adolescents with psychiatric and/or chemical dependency illnesses. Based in Raleigh, NC, Holly Hill Hospital is perfectly located in a rapidly growing family-oriented community that is just hours from the mountains and the beaches and is a surrounded by major universities.

We are privileged to have a rich compliment of dedicated employees. With a growing demand for our services we currently have a need for a Full Time Therapist.

 
Requirements

POSITION SUMMARY:
• Provides quality psychotherapeutic and discharge planning services to all patient populations and their families.
• Provides assessment, group treatment, family work, and discharge planning.
• Serves as a member of interdisciplinary team supporting the organization’s treatment program and philosophy.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Training:
Master’s Degree in Human Service field required (e.g. Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, etc.)

Experience:
At least 2 years experience in the mental health field, hospital experience preferred.

Licensure/Certification:
• LCSW, LPC, LPA or LMFT or active provisional license required
• CPI Certification
• CPR Certification (Preferred)

Knowledge and Skills:
• Knowledge of developmental psychology and needs of various populations.
• Knowledge of short term/acute care stabilization mental health treatment.
• Knowledge of cognitive behavioral theory and systems theory.
• Able to develop therapeutic relationships with patients and families.
• Knowledge of milieu management.
• Knowledge of appropriate assessments, diagnoses, and interventions with patients.
• Ability to maintain professional relationships with patients, patient’s family members, staff and community personnel.
• Ability to maintain patient confidentiality and high ethical standards
• Assessment skills for evaluating mental illness and substance abuse in child, adolescent, and adult populations.
• Facilitation skills for leading process, psycho education, and multifamily groups.
• Treatment skills for working with patients and their significant others on safety in one or two sessions.
• Organizational and telephone skills for setting up aftercare appointments and placement.
• Professional verbal and written skills for communicating the patient status and treatment needs to employees of the hospital, payers, families, professionals, paraprofessionals, and members of the patient's community.
• Skills in preparing and maintaining appropriate medical record documentation.

Holly Hill Hospital offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, 401K with matching, voluntary supplemental benefits, tuition reimbursement, and paid time off.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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