Emily Program

Licensed Therapist, St. Paul

Location
St. Paul, MN
Posted
Jan 02, 2013
Closes
Feb 01, 2013
Category
Healthcare, Other
Employment Status
Full Time

Reports to: Clinical Manager
Location: St. Paul, MN
Status: Full time or part time

Position Summary:

The Therapist role will consist of a combination of the following duties: conduct client intakes and participate in the intake/evaluation team; provide individual psychotherapy to adult and possibly some adolescent clients; participate in outpatient therapy groups.

This position collaborates in a multi-disciplinary setting with other Emily Program clinicians to provide comprehensive treatment to our clients.

Schedule & Expectations:

The schedule has some flexibility but candidates must be willing to work until 8:00 pm two days per week or one day per week and a Saturday day schedule. This position will be expected to spend 75% of the time doing client work (therapy and/or programming).

Duties:

  • Conducts client assessments and from assessment findings develops, implements, and coordinates services, and monitors and evaluates individualized treatment plans for those clients assigned to her or his caseload
  • Conducts assigned group counseling sessions
  • Collaborates with The Emily Program staff and community professionals including physicians, medical personnel, therapists, social workers, dietitians, and community agencies in coordinating client care services and maintaining continuity of care
  • Identifies, supports, and evaluates clinical quality, cost, and client-satisfaction improvement initiatives; completes assigned studies, audits, and ongoing monitoring of performance indicators
  • Participates in client case conferences
  • Attends regular staff meetings
  • Maintains clinical records in compliance with The Emily Program policies and regulatory standards
  • Assists directors in designing, promoting and evaluating Program service delivery models.
  • Supports quality assessment/peer review activities
  • Maintains at all times the confidentiality of proprietary information and any client’s or employee’s medical, financial, or personal information, records, and data to which there is access
  • Ensures compliance to Program policies, external regulatory standards and payor requirements
  • Maintains and enhances knowledge of current clinical practice, strategies, and developments through participation in his or her professional organization; attending related seminars, workshops, and conferences; and reviewing the literature
  • Prepares and submits accurate, timely billing records as per Program requirements
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Licensed Psychologist (Ph.D., Psy.D. or M.A.) in the state of Minnesota
  • Must have individual psychotherapy experience; experience running psychotherapy groups preferred
  • Interest and experience conducting the intake/assessment process
  • Related clinical experience (eating disorders) preferred
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards governing care delivery and operations

To Apply:

Click here to apply online.

The position is open until filled. The Emily Program is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).