All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Vision, Medical & Dental Benefits from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Part Time Days
Shift: Part Time Days – 20 Hours per week
Thursday and Friday – 8am to 4:30pm
Every other Wednesday – 8am to 4:30pm
Location: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204
The community you’ll be caring for:
At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.
The role you’ll contribute:
The Behavioral Health (BH) Outpatient Therapist is an independently licensed Therapist or Social Worker who is trained and licensed to treat clients with emotional, behavioral, and mental health disorders. This position practices autonomously as an independently licensed therapist, responsible for diagnostic formulation and differential diagnoses. Therapy/counseling sessions may be individual, family, couples and/or group therapy. As part of the counseling process, they may refer patients out to other specialists as needed.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Assessment of mental, behavioral, and emotional disorders applying DSM-5 criteria leading to diagnosis.
Develop and establish appropriate treatment plan, including consultation when indicated
Provision of individual psychotherapy, family therapy, couples therapy, and group therapy as indicated.
Intervention in urgent and emergent mental health problems/crisis situations using de-escalation techniques
Consults with physicians, patient, hospital staff, family members or significant others in a timely manner to facilitate resolution of identified barriers to treatment progress to ensure the continuity of care.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Master's Degree in social work, counseling, psychology, marriage and family, counseling psychology, or clinical psychology
State Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board License – Advanced Clinical License
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.