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Edward-Elmhurst Health Clinical Therapist Fellow-Mokena in Mokena, Illinois

Providing 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, all under the direct supervision of a Clinical Therapist II.

Required Education, Skills and/or Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in Social work or a Master’s Degree in a recognized mental health field

  • 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

Required License and/or Certification:

  • Must be eligible to sit and take the licensing exam within the next 6 months. Must have obtained Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Social Worker (LSW) licensure within one year of start date into position.

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

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