Experience:
3-5 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
1/17/2020
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Activity Assistant
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Corizon Health | Topeka, KS
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Job Description

At Corizon Health, we share a common bond to deliver extraordinary care and client service. We take pride in achieving excellence and honoring our responsibility to deliver safe, effective and efficient healthcare services that better our communities. Join our team and experience a work culture that encourages professional growth, development and well-being. Find out why, as healthcare experts, we could work anywhere, but we choose to work at Corizon Health and make a difference together. Do you have a genuine desire to help and improve the quality of life for others and humanity? There is a great need to care for the correctional population. If you are patient-focused, then correctional healthcare is for you!

As a Behavioral Health Activity Therapist at the Kansas Juvenile Corrections Complex, you will:
* Develop specifically planned goals and objective in order to implement the therapeutic
recreation segment of individual patient program plans. * Assessment of functioning levels, Strengths and needs, consequently formulating methods and goals for responding to the assessed needs of the patients. * Plans and conducts
a program of therapeutic
recreation activities directed toward assisting the patient to achieve goals designed to meet patient ' s needs. * Documents all activities pertaining to therapies conducted and records progress notes in each inmate/patient ' s mental health record on a regular basis.

Bachelors degree in Psychology or other mental health field requiredAt least 2 years of experience in mental health/behavioral health fieldThis position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening Benefits include
excellent clinical foundation for early career professionals, Opportunities for growth and advancement; 5 weeks Paid Time Off;
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance;
$10,000 in Tuition Assistance for continuing education;
401(k) with company match;
Free online Continuing Education program;
Comprehensive Onboarding;
Mentor and Preceptor Programs.
Corizon Health. Category:Social Services, Keywords:Activity Assistant, Location:Topeka, KS-66612

About Corizon Health

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