Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 25, 2022
*Training in eating disorders may be provided for the right
Summary of Major Functions:
Primarily responsible for the direction of care of patients as part
of an interdisciplinary team. Provides individual therapy, case
management, group therapy, and treatment planning. Ensures
implementation of the treatment plan in all aspects of programming
and plans for a smooth transition and discharge from treatment.
Responsible to document all treatment processes
Job Type: PRN
Pay: $26.50 - $38.50 per hour + Sign On Bonus
More about this opportunity: For Full Time Position (30 hours)-All
the benefits you expect-PTO, Health, Vision, Dental, 401(k), HSA &
FSA, Company Paid Life Insurance & Long Term Disability
The estimated compensation range displayed represents the typical
wage range of candidates hired. Factors that may be used to
determine your actual salary may include your education level,
specific skills, years of experience and comparison to other
employees already in this role. The final salary could be higher or
lower than reflected salary ranged posted.
Master's degree in behavioral health field required; PhD or PsyD in
behavioral health field preferred.
License eligible required.
Clinical conceptualization of the treatment of eating disorders and
dual diagnoses preferred.
Experience working individually and in groups with adult eating
disordered patients preferred.
Summarized Duties and Responsibilities
Demonstrates knowledge and practice of clinical
Ensure that patients are seen for individual therapy as clinically
Demonstrates knowledge and skill in working with patients and
groups within the eating disorder population.
Demonstrates ability to build therapeutic rapport.
Facilitate meals with expertise as needed: demonstrate ability to
challenge behaviors and support recovery.
Facilitate meals with patients as needed in a fashion consistent
with current policies and procedures; eat with patients and model
appropriate eating behaviors during assigned mealtimes with
Facilitates groups with expertise, demonstrating the ability to
engage, set limits and monitor the group process.
Maintains and enforces clinical program structure and policies of
EDCare (e.g., attendance, autobiography, daily check-ins, group
Attends weekly staffing, conveying pertinent clinical information
and formulating goals for the following week. Effectively
communicates with members of the treatment team.
Maintains a patient case load of 6 EIOP patients.
About EDCare-Kansas City
Are you looking to work with a high quality, collaborative team
within a privately held growing eating disorder company? Are you
passionate about patient recovery and looking to have strong
clinical supervision & support within a multidisciplinary team? Do
you want compassionate, enthusiastic and engaged co-workers? EDCare
can provide this for you and more!
EDCare, established in 2001, is a privately held, Joint Commission
Accredited eating disorder program with locations in Denver,
Colorado Springs, Kansas City and Omaha. We offer evidence-based
PHP, IOP (both adult and adolescent), and OP treatment for patients
struggling with various eating disorders. EDcare also specializes
in eating disorders combined with our Specialty Programs: Athletic,
Substance Use, Binge Eating and Trauma.
EDCare Kansas City offers Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP),
Evening Intensive Outpatient Program (EIOP), Adolescent Intensive
Outpatient Program (AIOP), & Outpatient and Aftercare Services
through our unique CAMSA treatment model.
1. Minimum of beginner skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and
PowerPoint. Intermediate skills are required with Microsoft
2. Must be able to effectively maneuver within an office scheduling
3. Must be able to efficiently learn and effectively work within an
electronic medical records system.
Physical Demands and Environment:
Physical demands of this job include but are NOT limited to:
Sitting frequently, standing occasionally, walking occasionally,
talking frequently, hearing frequently, seeing constantly, reaching
with arms and hands occasionally, crouching occasionally and using
fingers intricately. This position requires lifting/carrying up to
10 pounds occasionally.
Environmental conditions of this job include but are NOT limited
to: 95% inside, 99% normal temperature and 99% normal noise as
expected in a medical office environment.
Related keywords: social worker, counselor, therapist, mental
health, mental health therapist, social work, mental health
counselor, outpatient therapist, EIOP, eating
Keywords: EDCare, Kansas City , Therapist, Other , Kansas City, Kansas
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