Facility: Universal Health Services
Arbour-Fuller Hospital is a 103-bed licensed, private psychiatric facility located in South Attleboro, Mass. Inpatient units are designed to treat adults with general psychiatric or intellectual disabilities, as well as adolescents with general psychiatric issues. Patients with co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders can be treated on most units. There are also partial hospitalization programs (PHP) for patients with psychiatric and co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders.
Basic responsibilities of the Activity Therapist include performing initial activity therapy assessments, identifying problem areas and developing appropriate treatment goals.Also, facilitating 3-4 groups a day, completing group documentation and communicating with other members of the treatment team via treatment planning, team meetings or other means.Responsible for providing education to MHS' through both formal and informal means to ensure that therapeutic group facilitation is effective in teaching positive coping skills and is appropriate in its delivery.Finally, responsible for maintaining accurate and timely documentation.
Please feel free to call and inquire about the position.
Candidates must possess a Master's Degree in Activity therapy or related allied health field and/or Massachusetts state certification for Recreational/Musical/Movement therapy.
Licensed Candidates preferred