Bon Secours Health System ART THERAPIST in PORTSMOUTH, Virginia
Req # 116028BR
Position Title ART THERAPIST
Market Bon Secours Hampton Roads
Posting Facility MARYVIEW MEDICAL CENTER
Department BMS CLINICAL SERVICES
Job Specs MARYVIEW MEDICAL CENTER
Provide therapy for patient groups (or individuals) based on assessment and treatment plan and documents therapy to ensure that assigned patients receive opportunities to experience and practice new skills. Participates as a team member by performing additional assignments not directly related to the job description when workload requires and as requested by supervisor
Master’s Degree in Art Therapy.
Basic math skills. Must be able to prepare patient progress notes.
Read and comprehend professional journal, dealing with therapy and general field of psychology. Must have knowledge of art media and group process.
Must possess excellent interpersonal skills in counseling and motivating patients.
Eligible for registration with the American Art Therapy Association.
Maintains registration when eligible.
Work is performed in a well lit, well ventilated environment.
Manual dexterity is required for frequent walking, stooping, and lifting and/or positioning of patients. Finger/hand/eye coordination necessary to manipulate computer keyboards and patient care related equipment. Visual acuity as well as color perception necessary to assess patients.
Hearing and talking essential for communicating with patients, visitors and co‑workers.
Shift (check all that apply) Variable
Weekends? No Weekends
By Profession Rehab
At Bon Secours, we believe in Right Relationships and as an organization we are fully committed to equal employment opportunity. In keeping with federal, state and local laws, Bon Secours Health System, Inc. policy forbids employees and associates to discriminate against anyone based on race, religion, color, gender, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Bon Secours also provides reasonable accommodations to disabled employees and applicants as required by law.