Cook Children''s Medical Center Family Intake Therapist in Fort Worth, Texas
Provides intake assessments in the Neurosciences Department and over the phone to determine appropriate level of care and treatment. Provides family assessments, family therapy, crisis intervention, and telephone triage for Neuroscience patients. Participates in group therapy, multi-disciplinary treatment, diagnostic conferences, and diagnostic interviews. Provides case management services for all patients. Manages patients’ mental health benefits, and keeps informed of all information regarding the patient’s treatment plan and their payor. Available for Intake on-call on as needed basis.
Education & Experience
Master's level in Social Work or related field
Experience in family therapy
Hospital experience preferred
Pediatric experience preferred
Child growth and development education required
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification
Licensed by State of Texas: LMSW, LCSW or LPC
CPR Heart saver; CPI Non-Violent Crisis Intervention - Units 1-7 & 9-10, plus the CPI Children’s Control Position from Unit 8 must be completed within 60 days of start date.
Qualified as a QMHP (Qualified Mental Health Professional) by the Texas Department of Health.