Behavior Therapist in Kings Mountain, NC at ResCare

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

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Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Behavior Therapist

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Behavior Therapist.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Behavior Therapist Responsibilities
  • Conducts assessments: diagnostic, mental health status review, suicidal assessments, and evaluates level of danger/risk
  • Interprets and summarized clinical assessments and findings with recommended treatment/rehabilitative activities and goals
  • Participates in the development of individual treatment/rehabilitative plan, especially in regards to therapeutic services
  • Monitors the individual treatment/rehabilitative process and writes crisis/treatment/behavioral plans with differential goals and objectives
  • Provides staff and client consultation when on-call
  • Achieves client specific and programs outcomes
  • Facilitates and monitors the civil commitment process
  • Monitors and records medication administration activities
  • Documents essential activities related to licensure, welfare, and safety
  • Increases knowledge and skills based on client and program needs
  • Other duties as assigned.

Specific Requirements

  • Master's degree in one of the behavioral sciences or related fields from an accredited college or university
  • At least two years of experience preferred
  • Requires licensure as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker or a
  • Licensed Psychologist, or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist or eligible for licensure

Additional Information



Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

297 Bob Rollins Road , Forest City, NC 28043-3147 USA