Ink staffing

RN-Mental Health Therapist

Ink staffing - Carlinville, IL

Registered Nurse Job Description

Provide treatment and intervention for clients within the program to promote optimum mental and emotional health.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates ability to establish rapport with patient and family.
  • Help patient identify problems, concerns, and develop solutions.
  • Assist patients in identifying short-term goals.
  • Teaches and educates patients new coping/adaptive skills.
  • Establishes realistic treatment goals and expectations.
  • Demonstrates ongoing evaluation of patient psychiatric issues, psycho-social stressors,strengths/weaknesses.
  • Structures group therapy so that patients receive maximum benefit.
  • Provide specific methods to help patients develop interpersonal skills.
  • Promotes a safe, healing environment for patients.
  • Encourages patients to reduce isolation through sharing and learning from others
  • Help patients discuss and alleviate issues related to aging, illness, loss, etc. Provides information education, and support related to the issues of the patient.
  • Completes psycho-social assessment in a timely and thorough manner.
  • Demonstrates specific, measurable goals that are realistic to patient's functioning level, continuity between goals and interventions.
  • Documents progress/lack of toward short-term goals and justifies either discharge or continued treatment.
  • Provide continuity for treatment goals and planned interventions. Document patient problems, behaviors and progress toward goals.
  • Assists family and patient in recognizing changing roles and identifying resources as needed.
  • Ensures topics match interventions identified and assist patients in resolving short-term goals.
  • Demonstrates competency in leading group sessions on appropriate topics.
  • Demonstrates timely and accurate assessment of patients discharge needs.
  • Clearly documents discharge planning with the patient and family.

You Must have:

  • General Certifications(LPC,LCSW)
  • 1MinExperienceRequired


  • Critical Thinking. ...
  • Compassion. ...
  • Time Management. ...
  • Communication.

Contract Length: 8 weeks


Posted On: Monday, February 8, 2021

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