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Clinician - Adult Outpatient Therapist

Job ID: 161456
Category: Behavioral Health/Psychology
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 17, 2022
Work Schedule: Days

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Penn 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.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Summary: Provides outpatient psychiatric services to a chronically mentally ill adult consumer population.

    Responsibilities: Full time position providing both Individual Adult Psychotherapy and Case Management Services to Adults with behavioral health needs in an outpatient setting. Functions as a staff therapist providing weekly clinical psychotherapy to individuals and also functions as a member of a treatment team in the Adult Medication Clinics by working directly with a Psychiatrist or CRNP in supporting and managing clients who receive psychopharmacology services.

    Must have the ability to work with clients with severe behavioral health diagnosis. In addition to having the ability to provide weekly psychotherapy services must also have the ability to organize and manage client medication clinics, work effectively as a team with treating psychiatrist, respond effectively to changes in client level of functioning, interface effectively with clients with changing demands and needs. Have knowledge of resources available to assist client needs and to make appropriate referrals and proper follow-up. Ability to remain current with all required paperwork and treatment planning.

      Credentials: Pennsylvania licensed mental health clinician, including Psychologists, Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), Licensed Social Worker (LSW), and Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW).

        Education or Equivalent Experience: Master’s Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy in addition to required core behavioral health coursework with a minimum of three years’ clinical experience in an adult outpatient setting.

        Location: Hall Mercer Community Mental Health Center - 245 S. 8th Street, Philadelphia PA

          We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

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