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Knoxville, Tennessee
Job Type
19 May 2023
Clinician / Therapist

Knoxville Center for Behavioral Medicine - a comprehensive inpatient behavioral health facility. Our center will provide acute behavioral health care and outpatient treatment to adults and geriatric adults who are in crisis from severe symptoms related to behavioral health and/or substance use disorder.

Are you a passionate Clinician/Therapist looking to join a team to improve behavioral health in your community? We would like for you to consider our Clinician / Therapist opportunity for our new hospital and carry out our vision of bringing communities, healthcare providers, and families together to improve behavioral health, one patient at a time. We provide psychiatric care to adults and geriatric patients who require inpatient hospitalization due to mental disorders like cognitive illnesses.

As the Clinician / Therapist, you will be responsible for providing individual, group and family therapy to adults with mental health, behavioral health and substance abuse issues promoting recovery, symptom reduction, increase coping skills and the achievement of the highest level of social functioning.

About KCBM:

64-bed acute inpatient setting
IOP/PHP oversight
Adult and Geriatric client population
Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment
Acute intervention focus with short term stays
Joint venture/Professional partnerships between NHC, Tennova and University of Tennessee - Knoxville

What we will provide for you:

ETO (3 weeks accrued vacation time your first year)
Sick leave and Family Sick leave
Competitive benefits package, including 401K match
Tuition reimbursement available
New hospital BIG opportunities

What you will be doing:

Conduct psychosocial assessment of person(s) being served and update as needed.
Participate in multidisciplinary treatment team meeting to discuss psychosocial assessment, treatment planning and ongoing discharge planning.
Develop effective treatment plans that apply therapeutic principles appropriately while always ensuring safety for person(s) being served.
Majority of time is spent delivering direct clinical services as needed.

What you will need:

Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Human Services related field.
LCSW preferred.
Minimum Experience: Should have at least one (1) year of supervised clinical experience with adults.

Knoxville Center for Behavioral Medicine: Mission and Vision

We are committed to improve the quality of life of our patients by delivering personalized behavioral health in a safe and supportive environment. Our vision is to bring communities, families, and healthcare providers together to improve behavioral health, one patient at a time.

The Knoxville Center for Behavioral Medicine provides a comprehensive continuum of care for adults and geriatric patients with psychiatric, emotional, and addictive disorders We are pleased to partner with National Health Corporation (NHC), Tennova Healthcare, and The University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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  • Job Reference: 1010173402-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Knoxville Center for Behavioral Medicine
  • Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent