Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)- Part Time (PT)
Company: Pyramid Healthcare Inc
Posted on: June 16, 2022
--- Assist with intake process with new clients into program.
--- Communicates with staff either verbally or in written
communication logs, responsible for detail client logs.
--- Listens to clients concerning all areas of treatment, maintains
safe, orderly, and therapeutic physical environment for clients
including crisis intervention.
--- Coordinates activities including lectures, recreation, and
--- Mandatory bed checks conducted as required per department,
complete bed-check sheet for shift reporting.
--- Attends shift change, Team meetings and Company meetings.
--- Ensures client schedule is being followed daily.
--- Assisting with interventions with clients.
--- Follows objectives of treatment plans.
--- Monitor medication line.
--- Transports clients to meetings and recreation.
--- Responsible for conducting searches of clients when they return
back to the facility.
--- Monitors treatment for necessary hygiene and medical needs.
--- Upholds Therapeutic Boundaries and Staff Code of Ethics.
--- Evaluates behavioral and emotional needs of clients and
--- Distributing client snacks as needed.
--- Trains new staff on unit, program, and milieu.
--- Helps with upkeep of facility.
--- Assists clients with obtaining a sponsor.
--- Other duties as assigned.
Technical Competencies: Capable of role modeling to the clients.
Helps to maintain a strong clinical program. Staff able to work
together to effectively meet the needs of the clients. Maintains
positive relationship with clients. Complete required trainings
mandatory trainings hours. Strong skills in D&A and mental
health treatment. A working knowledge of HIPAA, Licensing, PA DDAP,
and CARF regulations
High school diploma or equivalent. Valid driver's license. Drug and
Alcohol/ Mental Health experience. Facilitating process groups and
Job-related Behavioral Characteristics:
Demonstrates professionalism, leadership, confidentiality, strong
social communication skills, time-management, organized. Must
possess skills to communicate effectively and interact well with
people of diverse backgrounds. Excellent oral and written
communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to problem solve by
gathering and analyzing information, working well in an individual/
group problem solving situation, and showing initiative in problem
solving. Maintains professionalism and does not show favoritism.
Maintains consistency with clients, staff, visitors, and the
public. Ability to handle a crisis situation and react
appropriately. Flexibility and adaptable. Ability to make decisions
in an objective and ethical manner. Calm and decisive in crisis
situations. Ability to sustain a team environment, drive continuous
improvement projects, confidentiality, excellent problem-solving
skills and excellent communicator within the team framework.
Pyramid CORE Values:
We are committed and proud to live our CORE values and use them to
inspire those around us. Our employees
are expected to align with these values, behaviors and standards.
We are held accountable for upholding these CORE Values: INTEGRITY
is striving to be honest, transparent and ethical when dealing with
clients, staff and the
community. DEDICATION is demonstrating an unwavering commitment to
always provide exceptional care and support to those we serve is
needed daily. COLLABORATION is a steadfast, team-focused approach;
together to achieve excellence. PASSION is genuine, compelling and
relentless desire to improve lives and support Pyramid's
Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance for Full Time
Competitive wages and shift differentials on certain shifts
Employee Assistance Programs
Great working environment
401k with company matching options
High School/GED or better in General Educational Development
Licenses & Certifications
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