Come work with a great team! Diamond Healthcare, the manager of behavioral health services for MedStar Washington Hospital Center, has an opening for an
Outpatient Therapist to provide psychotherapy to adult (18 years old and over) patients and their families as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Provide individual, group and family therapy under the supervision of the Clinical Manager and Medical Director
Participate in interdisciplinary treatment planning
Provide crisis intervention/consultation as needed
Participate in agency-wide training programs and in-services
Participate in the clinical therapist peer-review process
Provide quality and timely clinical documentation, per Joint Commission and other regulatory agencies’ requirements
Proficiency and experience in multiple therapeutic modalities, including but not limited to: CBT, Insight-oriented Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, DBT Skills, family, and group therapy
Proficiency in interpersonal communication and interdisciplinary teamwork
Experience and skill in treating patients with various types and presentations of psychiatric/behavioral health disorders
Proficiency in conducting psychosocial assessments
Proficiency in developing interdisciplinary treatment plans
Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years experience in assessing, diagnosing and developing treatment plans for patients with psychiatric/behavioral health disorders. Experience facilitating patients' access to community resources and conducting therapeutic groups is required. Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast-paced environment, demonstrate effective problem solving skills, and display excellent oral/written communication skills. Previous adult behavioral health and substance use treatment experience is preferred. Candidates must have active District of Columbia LICSW or Psychologist license.
Diamond Healthcare Corporation established in 1985 is a leading behavioral healthcare management and consulting company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia with an office in Houston, Texas.
Diamond provides psychiatric and chemical dependency inpatient and outpatient services and a variety of specialized services including: geri-psychiatric programs, structured outpatient programs, practice ma...nagement, professional recruitment, employee assistance programs, strategic planning and consulting and program management services.
Diamond Healthcare Corporation's mission is to provide the highest quality of services in an efficient and ethical manner.