Ministry Health Care Behavioral Health Patient Assessment Specialist, Riverside Clinic/Rhinelander - 36 hrs/wk in Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Title: Behavioral Health Patient Assessment Specialist, Riverside Clinic/Rhinelander - 36 hrs/wk Location: WI-Rhinelander-Clinic - 1020 Kabel Avenue Job Number: R-1412565

Behavioral Health Patient Assessment Specialist Riverside Clinic, Rhinelander Full time, 36 hrs/wk; Mon-Fri No call, no holidays, no weekends Position is responsible for providing psychological assessment and testing, report writing, consultation, and therapy to patients in both outpatient clinic and inpatient settings. Specialist will participate in evaluation, diagnosis, and the development of treatment plans for patients. Works with a multidisciplinary behavioral health team Provides intake assessments of new patient referrals including psychiatry referrals

Small therapy caseload is possible Must be flexible and able to work with a large variety of patients and all age groups Must have excellent skills in organization and follow through Familiarity with initial psychiatric assessments and DSM is necessary Case management and crisis management skills are useful Documentation in the EHR required Excellent orientation and supervision are provided Excellent support present in the department Individuals in this position will have one of the following: Completed education requirements to become a Psychologist but will have not yet attained licensure. C ompleted a Master's Degree in a related field and have five years of clinical experience with emphasis on assessment, treatment plan design and treatment. As such, all care provided to patients will be overseen by a licensed Psychologist, in accordance with the requirements of the state of Wisconsin. Qualifications: Graduate of a Ph.D or Psy.D Psychology Program OR Masters Degree in related field. For PhD or PsyD no experience required. For Masters Degree - must have at least five years of supervised clinical experience in mental health assessment and care coordination. Job: Psych/Mental Health