Qualified Mental Health Professional-BH Specialized Services
Company: Truman Medical Centers, Inc
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: June 21, 2019
Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit
healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net
healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC
serves as the pri mary teaching hospital for the University of
Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and
Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences
District: a premier academic health district engaging in
cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering
state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation
of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area
resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly
working to deliver the best pos sible medical care for our
patients. Quality, innovation, team work and attention to detail
are at the heart of all we do. TMC s tagline is: Better. For
Everyone. It is a simple state ment, but it has profound
significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work,
and it is our promise to our patients. .
The Qualified Mental Health Professional provides an advanced level
of mental health treatment in both individual and group settings.
Primary duties include crisis intervention, risk assessment,
diagnostic impression utilizing the DSM-V, short-term stabilization
services as well as individual and group therapy.
Treatment is provided based upon sound theoretical principles, with
knowledge of the special issues and needs of the population served.
The incumbent develops treatment strategies to meet the
multifaceted needs of a diverse population, with attention to the
policies and procedures of Truman Medical Centers, and is expected
to interface with both internal and external treatment
* Master's degree or above in counseling, psychology, social work,
family therapy or closely related field.
* Staff with a Master s degree in Social Work are required to have
a MO LMSW
* knowledge of psychiatric terminology and the process of
* Must demonstrate knowledge of the theory and practice of mental
health assessment and treatment and have basic research skills.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required,
as is the ability to function as a member of a multi-disciplinary
* Must have organizational and leadership skills.
* Must be able to demonstrate good independent judgment, adapt to
new duties and work in a changing environment.
* MO LCSW or MO LPC
8:00AM - 5:00PM
Truman Medical Centers is committed to being a leader in providing
culturally inclusive health care services for patients in ways that
are effective, fair, respectful, and culturally competent and in
providing a culturally inclusive workplace for employees. We value
and celebrate our differences, which include, but are not limited
to, race, ethnicity, language, national origin, age, socioeconomic
status, literacy, gender identity and expression, sexual
orientation, mobility, abilities, and belief systems.
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