Under the general direction of the PRTF Director, or designee, will be responsible for providing psychotherapy to assigned youth and their families, which includes but is not limited to individual, group, and family therapy, generally using interventions based on cognitive-behavioral theory. This position leads assigned youths' multidisciplinary teams, completes initial assessment and develops a treatment plan for each youth, and assures appropriate discharge planning.
REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB:
1) Master's degree in Counseling or Social Work, 2) two years experience working with behavioral disordered youth and training in cognitive behavioral therapy, preferred, 3) certified or eligible for certification by the State of Nebraska Department of Health as a licensed Mental Health Practitioner, 4) certified or eligible for certification by the State Department of Health as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, preferred, 5) PEM training within 6 months of hire, 6) must have valid driver?s license with good driving record, 7) ability to work flexible schedule in order to reasonably accommodate the needs of families served, and 8) must receive CPR certification and training in nationally recognized personal restraint model obtained during Preservice.
Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town National Research Hospital is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. to request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003 if you need an accommodation to complete the application process.
Internal Number: 10425
About Boys Town National Research Hospital
Since the opening of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, the hospital has been internationally recognized as a leader in clinical and research programs focusing on childhood deafness, visual impairment and related communication disorders. We have developed national medical programs that are now instituted in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Today, the hospital offers a broad range of clinical services, including ear, nose and throat services at the Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, general pediatric care with Boys Town Pediatrics, and orthopaedic, internal medicine, pediatric gastroenterology, allergy, asthma, pediatric pulmonology, behavioral health, audiological and ophthalmologic care.
The hospital has expanded to offer surgical and clinical services at two Omaha locations: 555 North 30th Street in Omaha and 14000 Hospital Road on the campus of Boys Town, Nebraska.
Boys Town National Research Hospital has assembled national leaders in research who are making important contributions in the areas of genetics, hearing, language, vision and speech disorders. Applying these findings with new technologies, distance learning and the exploration of ne...w research frontiers, the opportunities for new medical diagnoses, evaluation and treatment discoveries are endless.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Boys Town National Research Hospital is dedicated to providing leading edge clinical care, pioneering translational research and improving the lives of children and their families through applied technology and educational outreach programs. The hospital annually serves more than 40,000 children and families from across the United States.