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Therapist-Behavioral Health

Company: AMITA HEALTH
Location: Arlington Heights
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

AMITA Health Center for Mental Health has provided holistic and compassionate outpatient treatment to those with emotional problems or chronic mental illness in Chicago's northwest suburbs. Our staff of 100 specialists works with more than 3,000 clients every year, treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), self-injury, schizophrenia, school truancy and a variety of other conditions. 

 

The Center for Mental Health is part of the AMITA Health Behavioral Medicine Institute, the largest behavioral medicine program in Illinois (and the 7th largest in the nation). 

 

As a non-for-profit organization, AMITA associates may be eligible for federal student loan forgiveness programs

 

We are seeking Licensed Therapists for our Outpatient Services team at AMITA Health Center for Mental Health.  Will accept LSW, LCSW, LPC, LCPC, LMFT or Clincal Psychologist

 

Work Schedule:  

Mix of onsite and remote

A customizable schedule with a mix of weekday and two evenings until 7 pm required.  Saturday scheduling available.

 

 

Location: AMITA Health Center for Mental Health, Arlington Heights, Il

 

What You Will Do:

Provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental, emotional, behavioral, addictive and developmental disorders and disabilities using specialized clinical knowledge and advanced clinical skills.

  • Perform comprehensive diagnostic assessments of patient’s needs and psychosocial status.
  • Develop a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan and goals for the patient and provide psychotherapy, group and family therapy if applicable.
  • Collaborate with other members of the multidisciplinary team, as appropriate, to develop treatment goals for the patient.
  • May participate in multidisciplinary patient care conferences discussing information obtained from patient assessments, updates, treatment plans.
  • Provide appropriate documentation of all pertinent information obtained in interviews, consultation with other healthcare professionals, referrals, contacts and supportive services provided to each patient.
  • Complete necessary documentation and reporting in accordance with departmental standards and Federal and State regulations.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • One or more of the following required:
    • Clinical Counselor credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Counselor credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Psychologist credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Social Worker credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's degree required.
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement


Please note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Keywords: AMITA HEALTH, Arlington Heights , Therapist-Behavioral Health, Other , Arlington Heights, Illinois

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