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Mental Health Worker

Lawrence Memorial Hospital
Medford

Job Description

Under supervision of Occupational Therapist or designee, implements milieu and individual treatment as indicated on the multi-disciplinary treatment plan. Participates in general milieu development and management activities. May be directed to provide physical care as per nurse manager.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

EDUCATION:

Completion of high school education or an equivalent accredited exam required. BA or BS in Human Services field preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum one year of paid experience as MHW or Psychiatric Counselor preferred. Prior experience with geriatrics preferred.Group and individual counseling skills.

SKILLS/ABILITIES:

Good communications skills. Good interpersonal skills. Cognitive and behavioral flexibility. Safety awareness and problem solving. Familiarity with acute care hospital setting and geriatric population preferred.

Employment Type

Full Time

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