Behavioral Health Therapist, School Based Health Center-McKean High School
ChristianaCare Health System
Location: Newark, Delaware
Internal Number: JR70394
ChristianaCare School Based Health Centers is actively looking for Part-Time Behavioral Health Therapist.
The Behavioral Health Therapist will support the McKean High School by providing office based clinical assessment and mental health therapy services for a diverse caseload of patients.
This is a Part-Time Benefits Eligible position from Monday - Friday, schedule aligns with the school day hours, which may vary.
No Weekends or holidays.
This is 40 hours a week/42 week a year position, great opportunity to have the summer holidays and other major holidays off!
Opportunity for great work/life balance!
Conducts individual psychotherapy with assigned patients and group therapy sessions using evidence-based practices.
Conducts psychosocial evaluations to provide diagnostic impressions and treatment recommendations.
Develops coordinated treatment plan in collaboration with other members of the treatment team.
Reports and updates pertinent patient information to physician and treatment team in a timely manner.
Identifies milieu deficits and assists in implementing appropriate measures to meet needs.
Tracks referrals of patients requesting services.
Benefits and Incentives
Full Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, etc.
Two retirement planning offerings, including 403(b) with company contributions.
Generous paid time off with annual roll-over and opportunities to cash out.
12 week paid parental leave.
Incredible Work/Life benefits including annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets, insurance and much more!
Master's degree in social work, psychology, counseling or equivalent required.
Must have at least one of the following certifications: LCSW, LPCMH, or LMFT.
Minimum 2-3 years of experience in mental health setting preferred.
This position is grant funded; continuation of this position is contingent upon the grant being renewed."
At ChristianaCare, we are guided by our values of Love and Excellence and are passionate about delivering health, not just health care.
Feel free to apply and come join us at ChristianaCare!
ChristianaCare Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are ...positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.