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Outpatient Behavioral Health Therapist

Boys Town Omaha, NE
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Job Summary:

In a career as an Outpatient Behavioral Health Therapist, you join a team that is changing the lives of youth and families everyday. This role will provide psychotherapy and other clinical services to children and families in the Behavioral Health Clinic.

Schedule: Full-Time

Responsibilities:

  • Provides clinical services to children and families for Outpatient Behavioral Health Services.
    • Provides psychotherapy to children and families which includes but is not limited to clinical assessments, individual, group and family therapy.
    • Provides psychological assessments and treatment for youth referred to the Behavioral Health Clinic.
    • Conducts psychotherapy sessions utilizing appropriate interventions generally based on a cognitive behavioral theory.
    • Provides therapy notes, treatment plans, and other documentation in accordance with client record protocols.
    • Provides documentation for third party payment.
  • Provides supervision, consultation and data analysis to Boys Town staff.
    • Provides training in various psychological topics for clinic staff.
    • Demonstrates effective communication with coworkers, supervisors, and consumers while taking responsibility for personal and professional development through attendance at mandatory staff meetings and training sessions.
    • Actively participates in clinical and peer supervision to ensure quality of care and professional performance standards.
    • May assist in the supervision of interns in the Boys Towns Internship in Professional Psychology Program.
  • Serves as a role model in carrying out the Father Flanagans Boys Home mission.
    • Directs all activities towards the fulfillment of the Boys Town mission
    • Directs all actions to reflect the values and principles of Boys Town
    • Establishes and maintains an environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and ethical behavior
    • Maintains regular, reliable and predictable attendance
    • Supports other members of the management team and their work

Other Duties: This job description incorporates the essential functions and duties required for this position. However, other duties may be required and assigned at times and as determined by a supervisor in order to meet the needs of the organization

Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of behavior change theories and their application.
  • Knowledge of industry standards, technologies, and trends.
  • Ability to collect, synthesize, and analyze data relating to evaluation/treatment plans.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in Psychology or related field from a fully accredited university and 2 years of related experience.
  • Experience providing adolescents and family therapy as well as experience in an outpatient setting and conducting intakes.
  • Must be a licensed mental health professional in the state in which practicing.

About Boys Town:

Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Towns mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

Date Posted: 2/10/2022

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 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.

Date Posted July 26, 2022
Date Closes August 25, 2022
Requisition 18757
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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