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Edward-Elmhurst Health PRN Clin Therapist I-InPatient Eating Disorders in Naperville, Illinois

Edward-Elmhurst Health includes three hospitals — Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital, and Linden Oaks Behavioral Health — and an extensive ambulatory care network that provides comprehensive healthcare to residents of the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago. Edward-Elmhurst Health provides comprehensive healthcare at more than 60 locations in the suburbs of Chicago. Our success has always been — and always will be — driven by our most talented, reliable, compassionate and skilled people, who genuinely believe in delivering top quality care to our patients and their families. At Edward-Elmhurst Health, you will also experience a vibrant culture and an atmosphere of nurturing support and leadership.

Be DRIVEN to join our over 8,000 employees, 1,700 staff physicians and 1,800 volunteers who want to provide safe, seamless and personalized care every day for our patients, our families and our communities.

The PRN Clinial Therapist I provides quality clinical therapeutic services to patient populations and their families/significant others. Serving as a member of the interdisciplinary team, supporting the organization's treatment program and philosophy and assuring the deliverance of quality treatment.

Required Education, Skills and/or Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in Social work or a Master’s Degree in a recognized mental health field or a Bachelor’s Degree and completion of an approved substance abuse education program for assignment in the substance abuse area

  • Knowledge of developmental psychology, disease pathology and clinical needs of assigned population

  • Ability to maintain information which is highly confidential

  • Ability to clearly summarize pertinent clinical information via written correspondence and medical records documentation

  • Ability to demonstrate self-control in volatile or hostile situations

  • Ability to set therapeutic limits and maintain therapeutic distance with clients; maintains therapeutic boundaries with patients during treatment and following discharge

Preferred Skills and/or Experience:

  • Minimum of two years of experience in a behavioral health setting

Required License and/or Certification:

  • Current State of Illinois licensure with a minimum of three letters which may include LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), LCPC (Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor), LSW (Licensed Social Worker), LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker), or LCP (Licensed Clinical Psychologist) unless primary patient population is chemical dependency when a CADC is required

  • Current CPR Certification issued by either American Heart Association or Red Cross

  • CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) certification within 90 days of hire

Preferred License and/or Certification:

  • CADC when primary patient population is chemical dependency

Benefits offered by Edward-Elmhurst Health include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision

  • 401K

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Paid time off

  • Fitness center membership

  • Plus many other Employee Perks