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At-a-Glance

Employment Type: Part-Time, Full-Time
Location(s):
  • Dauphin County
  • Lebanon County
Program/Department: Outpatient Clinic

Description

An Outpatient Therapist as TW Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc., will be a qualified mental health professional and will have the following roles and responsibilities:

  • Full-time Outpatient Therapists will required to work a 40 hour work week, with an expectation of 30 billables per week. Outpatient therapists are expected to have a minimum of 35 available slots to their schedule, to work a flexible schedule, consisting of 3 evenings per week.
  • Conduct therapeutic, goal oriented treatment sessions with clients on a consistent treatment schedule.
  • Complete medical record documentation on each client at each visit. Complete and document services authorizations, treatment plan updates, releases of information, case management responsibilities and other required documentation as dictated by State Licensing Regulations.
  • Attendance at all mandatory and scheduled trainings, supervisions, and staff meetings. Report to supervisor on a regular basis to insure consistency and quality of care.
  • Maintain professional boundaries and behavior, as specified by the TW Ponessa & Associates Code of Ethics/Conduct, during interactions with all staff and
    clients.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality and clients rights in accordance with TW Ponessa & Associates Policy Procedure Manual, the Health Insurance Portability
    Accountability Act (HIPAA) Regulations, the Americans with Disabilites Act and the Non-Discrimination Policy.
  • Comply with all expectations and obligations regarding Mandated Reporting of Sexual and Physical Abuse, Harm to self, or Harm to others.
  • Adhere to the Child Adolescent System Services Program (CASSP) Model of service delivery which specifies the following core principles: Child centered,
    family Focused, Community based, Multi-System, Culturally competent, and Least restrictive/intrusive.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Outpatient Services Director.

Minimum Qualifications

Clearances: (Perspective employee must have the following clearances before servicing clients.)

  • PA State Child Abuse Clearance (Upon hire, before working with clients, and every year thereafter)
  • Pennsylvania State Criminal Background Check (Upon hire, before working with clients, and every year thereafter)
  • FBI Clearance

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short term disability, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holidays

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How to Apply for Employment

Interested applicants should submit the following documents:

Please email your coverletter and resume to: humanresources@twponessa.com or mail/fax to:
TW Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc.
410 N. Prince St.
Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 735-1901

Send questions to: humanresources@twponessa.com