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Lakemary Center, Inc. Program Therapist - Paola, KS in Paola, Kansas

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Lakemary is looking for a Program Therapist for our Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility. This position will work with children with developmental disabilities and co-occurring psychiatric diagnoses, in a residential environment, as well as children and adults in an outpatient therapy setting. This role functions under general supervision of a Clinical Director.

Program Therapist Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the clinical team in several areas
  • Managing a caseload
  • Providing individual, family and group therapy
  • Writing treatment plans
  • Completing functional behavior assessments and related behavior intervention plans.
  • Provide crisis intervention and complete timely documentation

An ideal candidate for this position has:

  • Ability to:
    • Communicate with persons served who have a variation in disabilities.
    • Maintain satisfactory attendance at work site.
    • Be flexible and work in different treatment situations to accommodate the disabilities of the person served and treatment service needs.
    • Establish and maintain therapeutic relationships with persons served and work effectively as a professional in a treatment team effort.
  • Maintain confidentiality of persons served.