Adolescent Therapist Opportunity â€" Full Time Weekdays
Peachford Hospital is a 246 bed, acute care psychiatric hospital located in the beautiful Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta, GA.Â Peachford features individual units for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors, and offers inpatient acute care, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programs.Â On average, over 10,000 patients receive care from our compassionate health care team each year at Peachford Hospital.Â
Peachford Hospital offers comprehensive benefits for the Adolescent Therapist position, such as:
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Plan
Generous Paid Time Off
401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries Â
The Adolescent Therapist will provide quality direct and indirect patient care to individuals with psychiatric problems.
Key Responsibilities of the Adolescent Therapist include:
Assess patientsâ€™ state and extent of chemical use or psychiatric state.
Conduct psychosocial assessments to document history and identify preliminary issues for treatment focus.
Develop and implement a plan of treatment, in conjunction with members of the outpatient team.
Conduct didactic and other appropriate patient groups, utilizing 12-Step philosophy, and/or psychiatric coping mechanisms.
Communicate with referral sources and other appropriate parties regarding patientsâ€™ progress.
Develop and coordinate an individualized discharge plan for the patient by utilizing treatment team and chart information to determine the patientsâ€™ aftercare needs.Identify and assess family or community resources such as group homes or mental health practitioners. Â
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