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Outpatient Therapist

The OCD and Anxiety Treatment Center has a true passion for bringing help and hope to some of the most underserved clinical populations. We strive to change the lives of individuals and their families who have been suffering from unrelenting anxiety, disturbing and terrifying thoughts, uncontrollable worry, exhausting behaviors and rituals, and avoidance that keeps them from living their lives. We are an evidence-based practice, which means we do what works, we stay up to date with scientific research, and we regularly attend international training to keep us at our very best.

Summary
The outpatient therapist oversees the psychotherapeutic intervention provided to a client during outpatient treatment for OCD and other mental health disorders, including case conceptualization, treatment plan development, comprehensive documentation, delivery of skills group, and crisis planning and management.

Objectives:
• Mastery of group therapy with an emphasis on Dialectical Behavior skills and process
• Functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team
• Adheres to all company policies and procedures
• Presents self in a professional manner

Responsibilities:
• Performs mental health assessment including differential diagnosis
• Treatment planning
• Coordinates treatment
• Individual sessions, family sessions, facilitate groups, psychotherapy with facility’s evidence-based protocol
• Maintains all written documentation such as progress notes, group therapy notes, etc. promptly with a basic knowledge of computer and typing skills
• Plans, organizes, and implements lesson plans for group settings
• Masters de-escalation techniques, crisis planning, and management
• Maintains a safe and clean environment

Requirements:
• Proficient knowledge of computers including, Microsoft Word, Excel, and other computer software
• Accurate and efficient electronic data entry
• Must be punctual and maintain excellent attendance
• Organized, detail-oriented, takes initiative, and completes job responsibilities independently
• Multitask, problem-solve, interpersonal skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills
• Thrives in a changing work environment including inside, outside, and loud noise level
• Physical demands of the job will include sitting at a desk or table for extended periods, bending, sitting, lifting, and walking
• Pass a full criminal background check
• Eligible to work in the US
• Master’s degree or higher in social work, clinical mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, or other related field
• Current and unrestricted state licensure
• Must be 21 years of age

Preferred Qualifications:
• 2+ years experience in mental health position
• Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy Experience

Disclaimer
TOATC has not designed this job description to contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of the employee. Furthermore, TOATC reserves the right to change or assign new duties, responsibilities, and activities at any time with or without notice.

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Last Updated: 3/10/22