Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion
Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System (SBHS) is a 178-bed acute care facility located in Streamwood,IL and has been providing mental health treatment to the Chicagoland community and the state of Illinois since 1991. We are dedicated to offering services to meet the ever-changing emotional and behavioral healthcare needs of children, adolescents, and their families.Â Â SBHS has aÂ Fee for ServiceÂ Outpatient Group Therapist position available.Â The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:The OutpatientÂ Group Therapist performs social service functions to include assisting clients in meeting their bio-psycho-social needs while enabling them to access through therapeutic treatment skills to achieve their optimal level of emotional health, including providing basic consultation, teaching, and specialized clinical social services for consumers/families receiving care.Â The clinical social services provided includes: crisis intervention, short-term family therapy, group therapy and discharge planning.Â Â The Outpatient Group Therapist has the opportunity to provide individual therapy services.Â The OutpatientÂ Group Therapist serves as an integral member of the treatment team and is also responsible for case management of consumerâ€™s internal/external support systems.