Unlicensed Clinician - Lebanon Therapeutic After School Program - Evening

Lebanon, PA | Behavioral Health | Tracking Code: 75590

This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus.

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Full time (80 hours biweekly)

Weekdays: noon to 8 pm

Do you meet these qualifications?

  • Minimum Experience:
    • 6 - 12 months
  • Minimum Education:
    • Master's Degree

Lebanon Therapeutic After School Program Description:

The goal of this program is to enable each youth to improve his functioning in the home, school and community by providing structured treatment services during the afternoon and evening hours. The program is also designed to prevent deterioration in functioning that may result in the need for more intensive or restrictive mental health services. The program will consist of a range of individualized, as well as, organized therapeutic, recreational and socialization activities with the youth and their families. These individualized and group therapeutic experiences assist youth in developing social and coping skills; cultivating self-expression, self-awareness and self-esteem; strengthening impulse control and the ability to manage stress; and building problem-solving and coping skills. CASSP values provide the philosophical basis for this service.

Goals:

The purpose of the therapeutic after school program is to help youth improve their social, emotional and behavioral functioning in the home, school and community settings by providing a routine of therapeutic activities during the afternoon to evening hours.

Services:

The therapeutic after school program provides therapeutic activities, such as social skills activities, sharing and listening activities, partner time activities, therapeutic recreation, homework time, community field trips and family outreach. Services are provided to youth between the ages of 5-14 who have behavioral or emotional problems. The programs operate Monday through Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The average length of treatment is 6 to 12 months. The programs operate a Tuesday/Thursday track and a Monday/Wednesday/Friday track. Program hours may be modified during school and summer vacations and holidays.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

 
  1. Interviews patients and family members to obtain information about home environment, family relationships, health history, and patient's personality traits.
  2. Conducts individual or group therapy sessions. Assesses patients' progress and modifies or extends treatment program accordingly.
  3. Provides therapeutic intervention with patient and family including individual, marital, parental, family and group therapies.
  4. Documents current, accurate observations of care to the patient in appropriate records.
  5. Coordinates care of assigned patients.
  6. Assists in the implementation of education and training experience for interns and other designated students.

 

WellSpan Health is a top-rated, integrated health system with a focus on a high-quality patient care.  As a part of WellSpan Health, WellSpan Philhaven, is a non-profit behavioral healthcare organization offering a continuum of compassionate, caring services for children, adolescents, adults and older adults in south central Pennsylvania. 

 

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Join the Lebanon After School team that is committed to:

  • Transforming the way Behavioral Health is delivered in the United States
  • Finding a Better Way
  • Working Together As One
  • Working collaboratively with families and children to create positive change in their lives
  • Cultivating Agility while Navigating Uncertain Times
  • Building a Team committed to Clinical Excellence and Ongoing Growth

 


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Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

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Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)