HarrisburgRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Harrisburg jobs

Psych Rehab Worker

Company: UPMC
Location: harrisburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

**Description**

**Purpose:**

The incumbent is primarily responsible for the provision of Psychiatric Rehabilitation services, both facility, and community-based, through individual and group activities for an identified caseload, including conducting assessment activities and the development of rehabilitation plans.

**Responsibilities:**

+ Assists in the development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of psychiatric rehabilitation group programming and psychosocial rehabilitation programming.

+ Participate in interagency and Psychiatric Rehabilitation Team/Staff meetings as required. Assist consumers with identification, linkage, and access to mental health and community resources.

+ Maintains certification in First Aid/CPR and crisis management, and responds appropriately in crisis situations.

+ Educate consumers, family members, and other support persons on an ongoing basis about the principles of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, problem-solving strategies, and the services delivery system.

+ Provides psychiatric rehabilitation services in the community as necessary, with the ability to work evenings and weekends to meet program needs.

+ Works individually and in groups with consumers referred for Rehabilitation Services, providing comprehensive services consisting of assessment, identifying goals, plan development, interventions, and evaluation of progress.

+ Provide direct mental health services to clients referred for Rehabilitation Services based on well-developed knowledge and understanding of psychiatric/mental health theory, principles of vocational rehabilitation, psychiatric rehabilitation, individual, group, and family counseling.

+ Maintains accuracy and completeness of consumer records in compliance with program standards and state standards.

+ Maintains all annual training topic and hour requirements as set forth in PR regulations.

**Qualifications**

+ Minimum of high school diploma or equivalency with 2 years experience in human services which must include one year direct mental health direct care experience.

**Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:**

**UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran**

REQNUMBER: 753737749

Keywords: UPMC, Harrisburg , Psych Rehab Worker, Other , harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Pennsylvania jobs by following @recnetPA on Twitter!

Harrisburg RSS job feeds