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The Adjunct Therapist participates in the design, implementation and evaluation of therapeutic programming (i.e. assessments and ongoing monitoring towards patients individualized goals, Treatment planning, treatment implementation, professional development, and program development.) All methods of practice shall conform to written hospital policies and procedures and be carried out to the highest achievable level of competence. The Adjunct Therapist will demonstrate Barnabas Health's philosophy to Total Quality Management by actively applying that philosophy in all dealings with both internal and external customers
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's degree preferred. Degree must be from an accredited institution and be related to mental health rehabilitation/Creative Arts Therapy, including but not limited to
Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy, Drama Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Recreation Therapy.
Minimum requirements for specific disciplines are as follows:
Art Therapy - Master's Degree in Art Therapy or with concentration in Art Therapy
Music Therapy - Bachelor's Degree with MT-BC
Dance/Movement Therapy - Master's Degree with R-DMT
Drama Therapy - Master's Degree with RDT
Occupational Therapy - Master's Degree with NJ state OT licensure
Recreation Therapy - Bachelor's Degree with CTRS
Experience working in Behavioral Health. Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal and time management skills.
Work Environment and Hazards:
Patient care areas. Dress in accordance with Department Dress Code. Can be physically/emotionally demanding. Works with psychiatric population with the potential for assaultive behavior.
See Environmental Demands attachment.
Special Physical Demands:
Can be physically/emotionally demanding. May require involvement with physical restraints.
See Physical Demands attachment.
Work Contact Group:
Internal customers: Co-workers, supervisors, interdepartmental workers and physicians.
External customers include but not limited to: Patients, family members and outside agencies.
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, employer-matched 401(k) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.
Equal Employment Opportunity