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Art Therapist  Jamaica, NY  : 3/21/2022
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The full time Art Therapist is responsible for the provision of short and long term psychotherapy to a caseload of psychiatrically diagnosed individuals. Our therapist is key at assessing, screening and connecting individuals with appropriate levels of care. This job requires great organizational and time management skills.   
KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:                                                                                                                           
  • Carries an active caseload of clients as stipulated by the clinic. 
  • Provides 16 hours of direct care services each week. 
  • Facilitate groups weekly.
  • Engages significant other and/or family members in treatment exceptions are documented in the case record.
  • Completes all required FIT training modules
  • Responsible for making sure the case record remains up to date at all times
  • Submit required chart documentation adhering to OMH regulatory timeframes
  • Participates in weekly clinical supervision
  • Participates in bi-weekly staff meeting
  • Participates in the clinics rotation for open access
  • Partners with front desk team to ensure all clients are scheduled
  • Conducts daily confirmation calls
  • Reschedules all no shows for the same week
  • Completes all intake related paperwork in 1 sitting and reports admissions daily
  • Consults with the clinical supervisor all cases ready for discharge and submits all discharge related paperwork within 3 days.
  • Conducts self-audits of charts and submit as requested
  • Utilizes collaborative documentation with 90% of clients
  • Submit daily progress notes and encounters
  • Engages all clients in the creating of a treatment plan as evidenced by submitting plans with all signatures.
  • Other duties and responsibilities assigned by the director and assistant director
  • and insure compliance
  • Participate in external committees/workgroups that increase organization presence
  • Obtain needed information and enhances reputation
  • Fully vaccinated against covid-19
  • Master's Degree required.  
  • 3+ years' experience in Art Therapy experience
  • Clinical Certification / NYS License – LMAT 

*Acacia Network is an equal opportunity employer*

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