Job Summary:# Provide care to patients ranging in age from adolescence to geriatrics and must demonstrate a thorough knowledge of human growth and development and apply this knowledge in the assessment and treatment of patients throughout the life span.# Responsibilities:# # Provide treatment therapy to patients admitted to Psychiatry including the locked and unlocked units and other areas and including all functional levels, acuity, and special needs.# Coordinate the Psych OT service for adolescents, adults and geri-psych patients for the in-patient and out-patient units. Ability to assess and treat all patients admitted to psychiatry both individually and in groups,# Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing,# Demonstrate clinical reasoning skills,# Assume initiative for continued professional growth.# Must possess a minimum of psychosocial clinical fieldwork experience.# Must be able to work 2 weekends a month. # Qualifications:# # Bachelors Degree or higher required.# Graduate of accredited Occupational Therapy Program;# Massachusetts O.T. license with current registration# Certification by the American Occupational Therapy Association is required.
Associated topics: cht, certified occupational therapy assistant, cota, ffs, occupational, occupational therapist, occupational therapist ot, therapist, therapist ot