The Christ Hospital Health Network Activities Therapist-IP Behavioral Medicine in CINCINNATI, Ohio
Title: Activities Therapist
Shift: PRN, Days
This position will be scheduled approximately 4-8 hours per week and will be located on the IP Behavioral Health Unit at The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHNH) located at 2139 Auburn Ave. Cincinnati Ohio 45219.
Job Overview: The Activities Therapist, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team will facilitate therapeutic, creative, physical, and social activities to meet the identified needs of the patient/ family in order to promote stabilization and wellness.
The Activities Therapist may perform the following duties:
Direct Service Assessments.
Develop a plan of intervention in collaboration with the inter-disciplinary treatment team.
Implement plan of care.
Provide recommendation regarding cognitive functioning and strategies to assure continuity of care and treatment in the least restrictive manner.
Advocate for and encourages patient to actively participate in the therapeutic groups to improve/promote wellness on health continuum.
Demonstrated knowledge of community mental health resources.
Education: Bachelor’s in Psychology, Sociology or applicable science with proof of group facilitation competencies.
Experience: 2 years’ experience related to mental health.