AMITA Health Careers
Job ID: 280950

Residential Therapist - PRN/Registry(As needed), Rotating shifts, Elk Grove

Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Regular / Rotating

We Are Hiring

Residential Therapist - Behavioral Hlth Hosp Admin 003 - PRN, Rotating Shifts - Foglia Family Foundation RTC - Elk Grove Village, IL

Shift: Rotating, PRN. Hours can range from 9 AM to 8 PM and can include weekends too.

Why Join AMITA?

AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care.  The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the grater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to:

Provides behavioral health counseling services.

You will:

  • Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.
  • Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.
  • Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.
  • Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Certification specializing in Crisis Prevention credentialed from the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Drivers License credentialed from the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles (IL-DMV) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in Mental Health credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
      • Psychologist credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Social Worker (LSW) credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree, Master's degree required

Work Experience:

  • Three years of experience in behavioral health care preferred.
  • Experience with anxiety disorders and/or substance use disorders.
  • Residential or inpatient experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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