Centura Health Inpatient Behavioral Health Specialist (Nights) in Denver, Colorado
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Establishes a therapeutic relationship with, and provides age appropriate care to assigned patients. Facilitates the maintenance of the therapeutic environment in the inpatient psychiatric unit. Communicates patient mental and/or physical status changes to professional clinical staff.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
One year previous experience working with psychiatric and / or substance abuse patients, OR 100 hours of supervised clinical experience in an accredited post-bachelors program leading to a Master's in Clinical Psychology, Counseling or Social Work
Knowledge of therapeutic milieu, basic psychological theories, and group, family and individual therapy
Strong communication skills and ability to manage conflict
Bachelor's Degree in Psychology or related human services field
Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI) training preferred
Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
Hours: 11pm-7:30am (requires coverage every other weekend)
Coverage requires 1 summer holiday and 1 winter holiday
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When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health's connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Located in central Denver's historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full-service Magnet designated, 368-bed acute-care referral center specializing in cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care and advanced robotic surgery, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the region's most complex medical cases and surgical patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: 100 Greatest Hospitals in America by Becker's Hospital Review for 3 years in a row (2015-2017); named as one of the top two hospitals in Colorado by U.S. News and World Report; recipient of the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award-Clinical Excellence for 3 years in a row (2015-2017); one of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement for 2 years in a row (2016-2017), and many others.
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Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veteran and Disability. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, health screen and background check.