NJ Employer Behavioral Health Counselor - PICU Per Diem in Boonton, New Jersey

Position Id 2017-sc429 Job summaryJob description/Responsibilities: Job Summary: Under the supervision of the charge nurse, assists in the implementation of treatment approaches. Provides group and individual activities consistent with program schedule and patient need. Responsibilities: * ?Clinical documentation is in compliance with all hospital policies and regulatory entities* ?All entries are legible and relevant to patient?s treatment plan*?Demonstrate a commitment to and an understanding of wellness and recovery concepts*?Assist the patient with activities of daily living in a manner that promotes increased independence and competence under the direction of the charge nurse*?Observations and interventions demonstrate an understanding of biopsychosocial needs of the patient*?Elicits input from the patient regarding care decisions whenever indicated*?Demonstrates a belief in each individuals potential to function at their highest level as evidenced in chart review and patient interactions.*?Adheres to all policies and procedures relevant to seclusion and restraint*?Demonstrates proficiency in use of de-escalation techniques in each crisis situation*?Attends yearly Crisis Intervention TrainingCompany Policy: We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender,gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdfRequired Qualification: Certifications/Education: BA; BS degree in Psychology required. AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers required upon hire. Experience: One year behavioral health experience required. The ages of the patients served will be considered in selecting and assigning staff for this positionExperience: Minimum 1 Year - Maximum 3 YearsJob Family: Healthcare Support OccupationsOccupations: Psychiatric AidesDegree Required: Bachelor Or HigherEducational Area of study: PsychologyWe are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources:hr-prime@primehealthcare.com