LCSW/Therapist - FT in Reno, Nevada

Company: Universal Health Services


RENO, NV

Facility: Universal Health Services

WILLOWSPRINGS CENTER

LCSW/THERAPIST -FT POSTING

The purpose of the Therapist position(LCSW) is to compile assessments and treatment plans for patients atWillow Springs Center with a primary diagnosis of a psychiatricdisorder.They alsoengage in family, individual and group counseling, and develop anddeliver groups of varying types.Therapists are required to document interactionswithin policy requirements and participate in treatment team meetingsand staffings.Seniortherapists may oversee interns or provide supervision or mentorshipto less senior therapists or practicum students.Finally therapists maydevelop and deliver training for therapists, mental healthtechnicians, registered nurses or otherclinicians.



Necessary for Excellent PatientCare:


The therapist is a significantcontributor to the treatment plan and serves as the "hub"for patients, their families, service providers and health careproviders.Without theircoordination of services and input regarding response to treatment,the treatment plan would be fragmented andfail.



Necessary for the Success of WillowSprings:


The therapist is necessary for thesuccess of Willow Springs Center because they coordinate with so manyentities.They work withoutside service providers, physicians, clinicians, health careproviders, parents and guardians to ensure beneficial treatment plansand effective discharge plans.Therapists are the face of Willow Springs Center and directlyimpact the success of Willow Springs Center, in the greater communityand within the center.

Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS)is one of the nation's largest and most respected health caremanagement companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute carehospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centersnationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strongfranchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control.Our success comes from a responsive management style and a servicephilosophy based on integrity, competence andcompassion.



Willow Springs Center:
Located in the heart of the Sierras,Reno, Nevada provides a destination location where employees canlive, work and play. The location itself is a benefit not to mentionNevada has no state income tax.

Working at Willow Springs Center means building acareer that is dynamic and satisfying having the opportunity to workand learn from some of Nevada's leading mental healthprofessionals and being a part of something meaningful that changesthe world, one child at a time. Work at Willow Springs Center is alife path.

AtWillow Springs Center, we seek high performing, compassionateprofessionals dedicated to impacting the lives of youth ages 5 to 17years. If you have a desire to make a difference through the workthat you do, Willow Springs may be the place for you.



Minimum Qualifications:


EDUCATION:Master's degree in Social Work, Marriage and FamilyTherapy or similar field.



EXPERIENCE:
Aminimum of three (3) years of direct clinical experience in apsychiatric or mental health treatment setting. DBT training aplus.



LICENSURE:
Must possessfull licensure as an LCSW Therapist. Intern licenses WILL NOTbe accepted.

Anequivalent combination of education and experience may be consideredfor this position.

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