: rotating weekend and evening shifts
Work where every moment matters.
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work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every
moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s
most comprehensive healthcare network.
St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200
employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a
76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large
multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for
adults and children. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in
Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare
network, and is the system’s second-largest hospital.
Develops and implements activity therapy treatment plans.
Conducts patient assessments and establishes
recreational/leisure therapy treatment goals.
Evaluates each patient's progress and the effectiveness of
recreational/leisure therapy interventions.
Coordinates therapeutic recreational/leisure activities for both
large and small groups. Observes patient response and encourages
Provides patient with information regarding resources and
therapeutic recreational/leisure activities in the community.
Facilitates activity and therapy group based programming in
accordance with patient's treatment plan and goals.
Participates in planning processes and clinical programming
based on evidence based initiatives.
Work closely with attending psychiatrist and other members of
the treatment team to initiate and implement treatment plan
specific to the needs and goals of each patient.
Other Duties as assigned
Masters Degree in therapeutic recreation, art therapy, movement
therapy, music therapy, social work, counseling, or other related
human service field.
Minimum of 1 year experience in behavioral health particularly
inpatient, required (internship experiences applicable.
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