Behavioral Health Therapist, Outpatient Wellness Clinic, PRN (Remote Work Available)

Rockville, MD
May 26, 2022
Aug 23, 2022
Full Time
Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center seeks to hire an experienced Behavioral Health Therapist who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental, and spiritual healing.

The Outpatient Wellness Clinic (OWC) provides diagnostic evaluation, medication management, and psychotherapy services to children, adolescents, adults and older adults with a primary psychiatric diagnosis. Services are provided both in-person and via telehealth. Partial remote work is available.

As a Behavioral Health Therapist, you will:
•Conduct initial psychosocial assessments, individual therapy, and group therapy for children, adolescents, and adults
•Provide care coordination for patients
•Collaborate on shared patients with psychiatric providers and outside providers or organizations involved in patients' care
•Complete timely documentation abiding by The Joint Commission quality standards

Qualifications Include:
•LMSW, LGPC, LCPC, LCSW or LCSW-C in Maryland
•1+ years of experience in direct patient care in behavioral health
•Strong knowledge of psychological disorders, abnormal psychology, and therapeutic modalities and interventions.
•Experience providing therapy in an outpatient setting
•Experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and supportive therapy.
•Experience working with an electronic medical record

At Adventist HealthCare, our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

Work life balance through non rotating shifts
•Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
•Free employee parking

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today!

Work Schedule:

PRN, Variable Part-Time day shift

COVID-19 Vaccination

Adventist HealthCare requires all applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment. Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and , if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a n designated Adventist HealthCare location.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Adventist HealthCare will make reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. Adventist HealthCare is a religious organization as defined under applicable law; however, it will endeavor to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants' religious beliefs.

Applicants who wish to request accommodations for disabilities or religious belief should contact the Support Center HR Office.

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