Activities Therapist - Art/Music

6 days left

Location
Salisbury, MD
Posted
May 14, 2018
Closes
May 26, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
AdvertisementAdventist Healthcare

- A premier healthcare system

- A compassionate mission of healing

This position is located in Salisbury, Maryland at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. This is a full time position Monday - Friday from 8 am - 4:30 pm. Occasional Saturdays required. Working one Saturday per month, the schedule would then be Tuesday - Saturday.

The purpose of the position is to provide therapeutic recreation or expressive therapy services to adults, adolescents and/or children depending upon the setting. to work as part of an interdisciplinary team working toward the emotional health and well-being of the population served.

Responsibilities:

Prepare, lead and facilitate therapeutic group activities

Complete timely documentation and follow-up paperwork and/or phone calls.

Provide one on one individual therapy as needed.

Trainings and other duties as assigned by manager and director.

Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in relevant field (recreational, music or art therapy)

Minimum one year of post graduate experience, two preferred.

A certification is preferred.

A working understanding of SMV V methodology and psychiatric diagnosis, symptoms and treatment.

Strong interpersonal, conflict resolution and emotional regulation skills.

We are a non-profit network of healthcare providers based in Rockville, Maryland. At Adventist HealthCare, you will find a clear passion for caring for the whole person and a progressive faith-based mission. Pursue Excellence. Practice with Compassion.

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