Full Job Description
How You'll Make a Difference:
Responsible for the operational, clinical management, program development and delivery of a behavioral health program for mental health patients. Provides services to patients who are involved in the program, including inpatient, partial, intensive outpatient, and outpatient levels of care.
Plans and monitors the needs of the program. Assesses program development needs and financial viability of the program in collaboration with the director.
Develops treatment protocols and designs and executes outcome studies regarding treatment effectiveness, to determine further enhancements/modifications for increased efficiency and productivity. Revises program curriculum and design as necessary.
Reviews and/or revises the program to ensure compliance of operations with laws, regulations, policies, accreditations and certification standards. Participates in policy and procedure development.
Oversees clinical research, evaluation and analysis of the effectiveness of evidence-based treatment.Determines effectiveness of interventions and other program components in working with patients.
Works with site based and regional teams to meet local, state, and federal compliance standards, guidelines, and practices, including The Joint Commission (TJC).
Provides psycho-diagnostic services to patients and their families and identifies and administers appropriate diagnostic materials. Provides quality individual, couple, family and/or group therapy, which is focused on the patient's identified diagnosis and needs, and provides crisis intervention to new and current patients.
What it Will Take:
Licenses & Certifications
Professional Counselor license issued by the state of Wisconsin, or
Marriage and Family Therapist license issued by the state of Wisconsin, or
Social Worker, Clinical license issued by the state of Wisconsin.
Master's Degree in Social Work, or
Master's Degree in Psychology, Clinical, or
Master's Degree in Psychology, Educational, or
Master's Degree in Psychology, Counseling or related field.
Required Functional Experience
Typically requires 5 years of experience in the delivery of treatment services and specialty training in the provision of care to patients needing behavioral health services.
Required Management Experience
Includes 1 year of supervisory experience in management of staff, budgets and multiple behavioral health functions.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
May be restricted to individuals with Master's Degree in Social Work and be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker upon hire.Demonstrates organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Mental Health Iop
1220 Dewey Ave
At Aurora Health Care:
We pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients—we mean you, too. We help each other live well. When you work at Aurora, you get the chance to work with a dedicated team that’s as passionate about the work as you are. Here, you’ll find limitless opportunities for ongoing learning, career advancement, competitive compensation and a stable work environment. But more than that, you have the opportunity to change lives—including your own.
Diversity and inclusion matters at Aurora. We celebrate our differences and nurture an environment where everyone feels included. We know that when we reflect the communities we serve, when we embrace differences and bring our whole selves to work every day, we are working as one to build a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Aurora supports a safe, healthy and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. We maintain a smoke-free environment at all our locations. We are an equal opportunity employer.