University of Rochester Rehabilitation Therapist in Rochester, New York


Part Time 20 hours Grade 053 Psychiatry SMH Child/Adoles




Subscribes to the Departments goal of creating a culturally competent environment by treating patients/families. Trainees, research subjects and co-workers in a sensitive and caring manner with appropriate attention to cultural differences. Participates in available events and trainings.

Direct Clinical Service:

  • Conducts assessment of identified patients for Psychiatric Rehabilitation services.
  • Designs appropriate treatment plan goals according to patients

  • psychiatric rehab needs.

  • Conducts evidence-informed treatment with patients
  • Collaborates with outpatient team members to provide coordinated care
  • Completes and maintains professional documentation.
  • Assesses successful completion of goals and plans termination of psychiatric rehab services accordingly.
  • Meets minimum target for units of service set by CCBHC director.

Liaison Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with referral sources and other professionals within the CCBHC throughout patient care activities.
  • Mobilizes family and natural support networks when necessary.
  • Establishes and regularly maintains cooperative working relationships with community and health care agencies and professional and administrative staff of the Medical Center and University.

Additional Professional Responsibilities:

  • Maintains professional standards by reading, attending seminars, workshops and conferences.
  • Competent eRecord User
  • Attends weekly clinical/training/supervision meetings.
  • Participates in Departmental and programmatic diversity presentations and meets annual training expectations on diversity
  • Demonstrates commitment to the mission of the Department of Psychiatry and University by modeling honesty and i1itegrity.
  • Personally committed to understanding and meeting the unique needs of external and internal customers.
  • Contributes to the vision and mission of the CCBHC.
  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of Department of Psychiatry. CCBHC related policies and procedures.
  • Coordinates with support staff regarding patient scheduling, fees, and insurance issues.


Bachelor’s degree with major course work in a related health/occupational field required and 2-3 years of relevant experience working with adults and/or children and adolescents regarding mental health/substance use disorder concerns, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree in a mental health/addiction field.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Rehabilitation Therapist

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 206974

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Part-Time