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Providence Mental Health Professional or Occupational Therapist in Portland, Oregon

Description

Providence Portland Medical Center is hiring for both Mental Health Professional (MHP) – Professional Counselor & Occupational Therapist at Providence Portland Medical Center

Providence Portland Medical Center is a Magnet®-Designated Hospital, the highest credential for nursing facilities in the U.S. and around the world.

We currently have Full-Time, Part-Time & On-Call positions / various shifts.

This position is responsible for providing clinically therapeutic programing and treatment in the inpatient acute behavioral health unit. Under the supervision of the manager/director and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary treatment team, the Mental Health Professional (MHP) is responsible for providing various modalities of treatment from a trauma-informed clinical model that can include psychoeducation, group, individual and family therapy. The MHP is responsible for the psychosocial interventions established in the patient treatment plan. The MHP will use their education and training to assist in stabilizing and treating patients during their stay on the unit. The MHP provides feedback and input to the multidisciplinary team regarding their assessment of the patient strengths, capacities, and responsiveness to the treatment. Utilizing established approaches and standards, the MHP will complete assessment of patient risk to self-and/or others, complete and implement risk reduction/mitigation plans to ensure patient and community safety. In conjunction with the multidisciplinary team, the MHP will assist in supporting discharge planning efforts and interventions that support rapid stabilization and movement of the patient back into the community or the next level of care.

Providence caregivers are not simply valued – they’re invaluable. Join our team at Providence Portland Medical Center and thrive in our culture of patient-focused, whole-person care built on understanding, commitment, and mutual respect. Your voice matters here, because we know that to inspire and retain the best people, we must empower them.

Job Description for Occupational Therapist:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree From an accredited Occupational Therapy Program. Or

  • Master's Degree From an accredited Occupational Therapy Program. Or

  • Ph.D. From an accredited Occupational Therapy Program. Or equivalent educ/experience.

  • Coursework/Training Occasional specialized Occupational Therapy training to meet a particular department need. Or equivalent educ/experience.

  • upon hire: Oregon Occupational Therapist License.

  • upon hire: National Provider BLS - American Heart Association.

Salary Range:

Min: $42.95, Max: $69.33

Job Description for Mental Health Counselor Masters:

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree Psychology, Social Work, or other mental health related field from an accredited school, or from a school in candidacy status by the appropriate higher education council. LCSW with the state of Oregon required. Licensure as an LICSW in the state of Washington required as needed based on work location(s). Or

  • Master's Degree Recreational therapy from an accredited school, or from a school in candidacy status by the appropriate higher education council. CTRS national credential is required. Licensure in accordance with the appropriate Oregon state board is required. Or

  • Master's Degree Creative/Expressive Arts from an accredited school, or from a school in candidacy status by the appropriate higher education council. It is also required that this Masters degree be eligible for licensure as LPC or LMFT in accordance with the appropriate Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists. LPC or LMFT licensure with the appropriate Oregon state board is required.

  • 2 years Relevant experience in an inpatient mental health setting.

  • 2 years Experience with:- Adult Unit: Experience with adult population preferably in an inpatient setting.- Child and Adolescent Unit: Experience with child/adolescent population preferably in the inpatient setting.- Senior Unit: Experience with geriatric population preferably in an inpatient setting.

Salary Range:

Min: $32.33, Max: $ 52.19

Why Join Providence?

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

Accepting a new position at another facility that is part of the Providence family of organizations may change your current benefits. Changes in benefits, including paid time-off, happen for various reasons. These reasons can include changes of Legal Employer, FTE, Union, location, time-off plan policies, availability of health and welfare benefit plan offerings, and other various reasons.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

Providence has been serving the Pacific Northwest since 1856 when Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart and four other Sisters of Providence arrived in Vancouver, Washington Territory. As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence is located in areas ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland.

Our award-winning and comprehensive medical centers are known for outstanding programs in cancer, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's services, emergency and trauma care, pediatrics and neonatal intensive care. Our not-for-profit network also provides a full spectrum of care with leading-edge diagnostics and treatment, outpatient health centers, physician groups and clinics, numerous outreach programs, and hospice and home care.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. We believe diversity makes us stronger, so we are dedicated to shaping an inclusive workforce, learning from each other, and creating equal opportunities for advancement.

Requsition ID: 254115
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Rehabilitation
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift:
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 5001 PPMC PSYCH ADULT
Address: OR Portland 4805 NE Glisan St
Work Location: Providence Portland Medical Ctr-Portland
Pay Range: $See posting - $See posting
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.