Mar 20, 2022

Behavioral Health Therapist I

  • BayCare Health System
  • Brooksville, FL 34601, USA

Job Description

Behavioral Health Therapist I(

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The Behavioral Health Therapist I is Master's prepared in the field of Clinical Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage and Family Therapy, or other related field. Responsible for meeting with patients to complete psychosocial assessments, treatment plans, as well as individual, group and family therapy as deemed appropriate for each individual patient. Conducts case management activities as well as discharge planning, and maintains appropriate documentation. The Therapist I provides appropriate therapeutic and educational interventions, services and is knowledgeable about community resources. Performs other duties as assigned. Required experience includes 2 years of Child and Adolescent (SIPP Only), 2 years of Clinical experience or 9 month internship.

Preffered experience includes In-home/community based counseling for youth with mental health disorders; Travel required; must be highly motivated and have excellent time management and organizational skills.

Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)
RequiredDriver's LicenseIf applicable
PreferredLMFT (Marriage and Family)
PreferredLMHC (Mental Health)
PreferredLCSW (Social Work)

RequiredMaster'sSocial Work
OrMaster'sRelated Field

Required2 yearsReference summary for details
Required2 yearsClinical Related
Preferred2 yearsPost License
Preferred1 yearRelevant experience with Master's

Specific Skills
RequiredTime management skills
RequiredConflict Management skills
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredWork with minimal supervision
RequiredInterpersonal skills
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills



Primary Location

: FL-Brooksville-BayCare Behavioral Health
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Varies


: Days
Shift Hours: 8am - 7pm
Weekend Work: None
On Call: No
Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME

Does this position fall under CMS guidelines for COVID19 vaccine or exemption?” Yes