Job Description

Job Title: Mental Health Worker,Intermdt - Lincoln Elementary
Job ID: 713942
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: BH Rehab Services
Location: 1330 West 26 Street, Erie PA 16508

Description

Purpose:
The Mental Health Worker, Intermediate will facilitate groups, provide documentation and other patient support. Engage in treatment planning and treatment teams as the group therapy leader.

Responsibilities:
  • Assess and monitor skills development programming (cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, expressive, social skills, process) for the patients.
  • Assist in monitoring patient satisfaction (teachers, parents, child, outside agency.
  • Attend treatment team meetings and provide direct clinical feedback on progress.
  • Coordinate the data management involved in program evaluation and report these findings to other clinical community members.
  • Engage in treatment planning for assigned patients.
  • In cooperation with the team, develop, assess, facilitate and monitor group activities for the patients.
  • Monitor daily progress notes, data collection, summarization, and graphing for assigned patients. This includes but is not limited to educational, behavioral and skills development programs as well as research protocols.
  • Participate in the development, implementation and monitoring of behavioral and functional assessments of the patients.
  • Promote professional rapport with co-workers, patients, and visitors to the Institute.
  • Provide clinical direction and feedback to the mental health worker associates
  • Work effectively and cooperatively in a trans-disciplinary environment, served by the supervision of several senior staff.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in psychology, social work, education or related field.
  • One (1) year of experience in a setting that closely relates to the program.
  • Multiple sources of evidence that illustrates effective practice that closely relates to the program.
  • Preferred: Masters degree in psychology, social work, counseling, education or related field. Three (3) years of experience in a setting that closely relates to the program.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 114 Pennsylvania Department of Education FBI Clearance
  • Act 126 Child Abuse Reporting
  • Act 31 Clearance
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Driver's License

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $12.40 to $18.88

Union Position: No

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