Job ID: 151781
Category: Behavioral Health/Psychology
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 7, 2022
Work Schedule: Days
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Summary: Functions as a staff therapist providing both short-term and ongoing clinical psychotherapy and case management services to a diverse child & adolescent outpatient population. These services are provided in close consultation with and supervision from the Clinical Director. The therapist functions as a member of a clinical treatment team which also includes a responsible child psychiatrist. The Therapist is responsible to perform initial intakes for the Child Outpatient Department, document treatment using treatment plans and progress notes, in addition to providing some case management services to clients, when needed. The degree of supervision is related to level of training, experience and licensure.
Credentials: Licensure is required
Education or Equivalent Experience: High school diploma or GED required. Master’s degree in related field (Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, etc) with 2-3 years of experience working with children and/or adolescents is required. Training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT) and/or other Evidence-Based Treatment for Child is preferred.
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