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AdventHealth Behavioral Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Therapist in Shawnee, Kansas


Behavioral Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Therapist AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Benefits begin on Day One

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift

  • MTW 8-430p or MTW 9-530

You Will Be Responsible For:

• Conducts comprehensive assessments to include risk assessment and establishes therapy treatment objectives

• Provides referrals for patients within the agency and community

• Administers individual, family, and group therapy sessions

• Documents therapy observations and maintains records, while adhering to confidentiality protocols

• Evaluates patient progress and therapy intervention effectiveness

• Provides patients information about community resources and therapeutic activities

• Works directly with patients, family members, physicians, and community providers to ensure collaborative and continuous care

• Maintains solid clinical skills including knowledge of DSM-IV-TR and DSM-5, community resources, process of payor source identification, and short-term intervention strategies

• Evaluate patient data, develops and implements a treatment plan for the patient

• Responsible for performing psychosocial assessments on patients to determine social service needs, diagnosis and treatment plan. The assessment to be completed within 60 hours of admission

• Identify and intervene for suspected abuse, including sensitivity to age specific concerns

• Participate in the multidisciplinary treatment team meetings, providing clinical input

• Formulates discharge plan in collaboration with the multidisciplinary treatment team, the patient and the family. Assure outpatient appointments are scheduled upon inpatient discharge

• Coordinates the continuum of care of patients between Behavioral Health Programs

• Demonstrate working knowledge of the involuntary commitment process

• Opt-In participation in Emergency Notification System as applicable to facility

• Performs other duties as assigned


What You Will Need:


• Master’s degree in social work, psychology, or related field

• Two years of relevant experience


• One year of experience in a healthcare setting


• BLS certification – must be obtained within 90 days of employment (not applicable to the state of Kansas)

• Licensed in respective state

• Formal De-escalation Training – must be obtained within 90 days of employment

Required Competencies

• Conducts themselves in a calm and collected manner at all times

• Demonstrates patient/customer focused, compassionate behavior

• Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, and delivers on commitments

• Cooperates and collaborates with team members and others

• Complies with the Corporate Institutional Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines

• Demonstrates compliance with all federal, state and local laws; rules and government

• Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients/customers and families

Job Summary:

Provides behavioral health therapy services

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Behavioral

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Req ID: 22000384

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.