Works under the supervision of the Director of Programming and Therapy Services to provide quality therapeutic services for patients residents and their families including individual family and group therapy assessment treatment planning and documentation in order to reduce or eliminate psychological behavioral or chemical dependency problems that necessitated admission. Actively performs as a member of an interdisciplinary team and demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide clinical care appropriate to the age of the patient or resident served.
Riverside Behavioral Health Center offers the most comprehensive range of behavioral health programs on the Virginia Peninsula. An established mental health care provider in Hampton Roads since 1983, Riverside Behavioral Health Center provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults on an outpatient and inpatient basis. We offer a variety of services such as Inpatient Adult Services, Inpatient Child and Adolescent Services, Adolescent Residential Services and Outpatient Services, to individuals who experience emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. Individual, family and group therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy, life skills groups, and medication management are key components of the programs we provide.
EDUCATION: Requires PhD, PsyD, or Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work, Counseling, Mental Health Counseling, Psychology, or related field that enables applicant to pursue licensure (e.g., LPC, LCSW) through the Virginia Department of Health Professions.
EXPERIENCE: Clinical internship in a hospital or residential setting, or two years of related healthcare experience preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: Requires LMHP-Resident (LMHP-R) or LMHP-Supervisee (LMHP-S) by the Virginia Department of Health Professions. Requires proof of ongoing supervision approval from Virginia Board of Counseling or Virginia Board of Social Work. Riverside Behavioral Health Center must be added as worksite of residency/supervision within ninety (90) days of hire. Proof of ongoing Quarterly Supervision Evaluations must be submitted to Department Director. A Business Associate Agreement between Riverside Health System and the individual's clinical supervisor must be completed prior to hire or within thirty (30) days of hire. Current BLS certification required within thirty (30) calendar days of hire or transfer into the role and maintained thereafter.