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Bilingual Child Advocacy Center Trauma Therapist, Child Advocacy, Broadview

Date: Sep 15, 2019

Requisition ID: 66425

Ministry:  Resurrection Behavioral Health

Location: Presence Res Behavioral Health

Location Address:
1820 South 25th Avenue, Broadview, IL  60155 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 70020310 Federal-Victims of CrimeAct Gr 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: E

 

Thank you for your interest in pursuing Behavioral Health opportunities with Amita Health.

Are you looking for a career that will give your life purpose?  Are you looking for a career choice that will affect peoples’ lives in a positive way?

If so, we have the right opportunity for you. Here with Amita’s Behavioral Health departments we give you an opportunity to have a rewarding career not just a job. Our goal is to help our associates grow their careers with our focus on development, a team orientated atmosphere and our goal to create a great place to work.  Here, you can make a difference by doing the work that you love while making a significant impact on people’s lives and the communities we serve.

 

SUMMARY

The Trauma Therapist functions as part of a multi-disciplinary team to assess, evaluate, and address the client’s emotional and psychological needs. The Trauma Therapist provides individual, group, and family therapy as indicated.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Provides and coordinates a continuum of evidence-based, trauma-informed treatment services to child victims of abuse, ages 3-17, and their non-offending caregivers.
     
  2. Provides comprehensive evidence-based assessments of client’s needs. Tracks and monitors client progress through continued reassessment.
     
  3. Participates in the planning, implementation and updates of individualized treatment plans based on assessments.
     
  4. Develops and completes a clinically appropriate discharge plan for patients in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, client, and family as appropriate.
     
  5. Participates on the multidisciplinary case review committee to serve as a clinical consultant, enhance case coordination, and improve outcomes for clients.
     
  6. Facilitates programming as indicated for individual, group, and family work.
     
  7. Maintains necessary chart documentation and reporting, in compliance with regulatory agencies.
     
  8. Provides community outreach and education as requested.
     
  9. Participates in professional educational opportunities and regular supervision.
     

Participates in the quality assurance process.
 
 
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.
 
 

 
QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
 
Education and/or Experience  
Master’s Degree in social work, counseling, or psychology required. LPC, LCPC, LSW, LCSW preferred.
One to three years’ experience working in trauma-informed services, with children, or with sexual assault/abuse survivors required.
 
                                                           

Computer Skills          
Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, and Excel).
                                               

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
LPC, LCPC, LSW, LCSW preferred.

 

Business Unit: Resurrection Behavioral Health

Job FunctionBehavioral Health 

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EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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