For more than 30 years, Turning Point Care Center has provided a place of healing and hope to adults who suffer from behavioral health disorders and/or substance abuse. We are committed to providing quality behavioral health care through our inpatient and outpatient gender specific programs in Moultrie, GA. Our serene, rural setting gives patients a secure environment where they can build their foundation for lifelong recovery. We believe in creating healthy communities, which start with healthy individuals, linked through sound relationships to their families, friends, neighbors and peers.
PRN Crisis Referral and Assessment Therapist - On Call
Turning Point is currently seeking a PRN Crisis Referral and Assessment Therapist to provide on-call services at an acute care Emergency Room. The Therapist must be aware of social factors affecting the psychological well being of individuals, services/programs for psychological/sociological improvement of individuals, and how to conduct evaluative interviews. Establishes and maintains good working relationships with other agencies to establish referral systems and increase awareness of available services. This position will provide on-call services Monday - Friday from 5:30pm to 11:00pm.
Qualified applicants will:
Accurately assess patients for level of care determinations.
Possess excellent de-escalation skills.
Have a working knowledge of available resources for patients (inpatient, outpatient, child/adolescent, adult, and geriatric).
Work well with families in helping them understand treatment options.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills in working with hospital staff, patients, families, law enforcement and referral agencies.
Display strong critical thinking skills to be able to manage complex psychiatric cases as they arise.