Casual psychiatric associate in a 10 bed adolescent substance use disorder program. This position is responsible for monitoring and ensuring the safety of adolescent patients as well as leading recreational activities and assisting therapists with groups and other programming. Must be able to work at least one shift per month minimum.
The Psych Associate is responsible for the delivery of patient care, and promotion of a therapeutic environment as delegated by program supervisor so that the goals and objectives of treatment are achieved on each unit as assigned. Other responsibilites include conducting psycho-education group activities and recreation activites and performing light cooking and cleaning tasks.
Basic Life Support Certification
Valid Minnesota Drivers License
Ability to pass background and driving record check and have a safe driving record per Fairviews Motor Vehicle policy standards
Experience working with adolescents
Bachelors Degree in Psychology or Human Services Field
Experience working in the mental health or substance abuse field
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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.