Behavioral Health Assoc I

Edward-Elmhurst Health - Naperville, IL (30+ days ago)4.0


Bachelor's Degree
Provides direct patient care to patients with psychiatric disorders by participating in treatment planning and implementation. Supports the maintenance of therapeutic milieu. Facilitates groups within assigned treatment programs. Assists with backup telephone service to Resource and Referral department. Ensures the safety and well being of patients. Maintains documentation according to department/organization procedures. Assists clients with activities of daily living.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Education and/or Experience Required:
>A Bachelor's Degree

>If Bachelor's Degree is in a Behavioral Health related field, no previous experience

>If Bachelor's Degree is in a non-Behavioral Health related field, a minimum of one year of behavioral health experience

>Maintain information as highly confidential

Ability to maintain professional boundaries and willingness to seek supervision

Education and/or Experience Preferred:
>Familiarity with medical and psychological terminology

>Skills in teaching or assisting with activities of daily living

Prior experience with therapeutic limit-setting and milieu management

Education and/or Experience Required:
A valid driver's license is required if the incumbent is selected to perform related duties at an off-site location. If the incumbent uses their personal vehicle, the incumbent must maintain automobile liability coverage as required by law and evidence of such coverage may be requested.

CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) certification within 90 days of hire

Current CPR Certification issued by either American Heart Association