Family Based Mental Health Professional - Lancaster County
- Lancaster, PA
- WellSpan Philhaven
- Family Based Lancaster
- Full Time - Day/Evening
- Behavioral Health
- Req #: 70544
This position is eligible for new hire incentives. Please visit WellSpan Benefits & Incentives to see if you qualify.
WellSpan Health is a top-rated, integrated health system with a focus on a high-quality patient care. As a part of WellSpan Health, WellSpan Philhaven, is a non-profit behavioral healthcare organization offering a continuum of compassionate, caring services for children, adolescents, adults and older adults in south central Pennsylvania. We are seeking a full-time, Family Based Therapist for our Family Based Services in Lebanon County. This is an opportunity to join the region’s largest non-profit behavioral health care organization.
The Family Based Therapist / Allied Mental Health Professional (AMHP) provides:
The Allied Mental Health Professional does this in conjunction with other treatment team members, which may include persons both inside and outside the agency involved in the treatment of the child or adolescent.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1 Assesses patients and family members to obtain information about home environment, family relationships, health history, and patient's personality traits.
Family Based Services are delivered in the home and community at times most convenient to the family in a manner that promotes family cohesiveness. Services are governed by the child/adolescent’s and family’s need and may include:
Who receives services?
The Family Based program serves children and adolescents younger than twenty-one years of age with a serious mental illness or emotional disturbance who are at risk of psychiatric hospitalization or an out-or-home placement and their families.