This is a temporary position open to candidates who are pursuing an Advanced Practice Social Worker License, Professional Counselor License or Marriage and Family License.
This position is a full time, temporary, benefited position and is located in La Crosse.
Schedule includes - Monday - Friday days and 2 weekends a month
The Qualified Treatment Trainee provides assessment, diagnosis, individualized treatment planning and high-quality, cost-effective psychotherapy and related services to patients. The Qualified Treatment Trainee works within their Scope of Practice, while applying relevant standards of clinical care and professional ethics. Provides services in a manner that reinforces behavioral health care as part of Gundersen's approach to working with patients to achieve the best possible level of medical, mental and emotional health.
Assesses, diagnoses, develops individualized treatment plans and provides high-quality psychotherapy and care coordination for patients with AODA and/or Mental Health problems. This care may include individual, group and family therapies; patient and family education; crisis intervention; consultations; referrals; and follow-up services.
Advocates for patients and observes the rights of confidentiality, privacy, dignity and respect while working with patients, employees and other individuals.
Utilizes clinical supervision to improve knowledge/skills related to assessment, diagnosis, treatment and care coordination.
Meets departmental and organizational standards related to documentation, regulatory compliance and accreditation.
Applies customer service principles to interactions with patients, Gundersen departments, external referral sources and other organizations.
Contributes to department goals and strategies (developing programs, improving patient care, assumes a key program role, provides evening hours or performs outreach).
Participates in departmental professional, medical, patient or community education activities.
Promotes the awareness, recognition and treatment of mental health concerns within other Gundersen departments and the communities served.
Performs other job-related responsibilities as requested.
|Scope of the Job|
|Age Specific Population Served||Geriatric (65 years & older)
Adult (18 - 64 years)
Adolescent (13 - 17 years)
|OSHA Category||Category III - No employees in this job title have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.|
|Education and Experience:|
|Required||Master's degree in
Social Work or Professional Counseling or Marriage and Family Therapy
|Required||6 months or less experience completing a clinical intership(as defined by the program)|
|Desired||1 year previous work experience with specific patient populations or treatment modalities, as required for particular positions. Previous experience within a hospital, medical group or integrated health care system.|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||patient record systems|
|Communication||excellent oral and written communication skills|
|General - All Positions||perceive and respond sensitively to the needs of others|
|General - All Positions||provide excellent customer service to people both inside and outside the organization|
|General - All Positions||use listening skills to identify important information in oral communication|
|Leadership||use effective time management|
|Leadership||legal and regulatory standards|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||be professional, honest and have personal integrity|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||appreciate people whose values, goals, and cultures are different from your own|
|License and Certifications|
|Required||Advanced Practice Social Worker (APSW) or
Professional Counselor Training License (PCTL)
|Physical Requirements/Demands of the Position|
|Sitting||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Walking/Standing||Continually (67-100% or 8 hours)
|Stooping/Bending||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Squatting||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Kneeling/Half Kneel||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Climbing Stair||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Reaching - Shoulder Level|
|Reaching - Below Shoulder|
|Reaching - Above Shoulder|
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|Repetitive Actions - Grip Forces||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)||Pounds of force:|
|Repetitive Actions - Fine Manipulation||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Balance - Right Leg|
|Balance - Left Leg|
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|Not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (as in typical office or administrative work).
|Qualified Treatment Trainee - Temporary position|
Equal Opportunity Employer