Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center (PSBHC) is an intensive inpatient psychiatric program for males and females, ages 5 â€" 17 years old.Â We offer a highly structured supportive and safe environment for children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, family, and social challenges.
WORK SCHEDULE: Seeking Per Diem Staff Member to work 24 hours a month - Saturday or Sunday.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE/ WORK ENVIRONMENT The Mental Health Technician performs direct patient care duties in a residential behavioral health setting. The Mental Health Technician is responsible for supervising the patient in treatment, recreation, educational settings, and other activities of daily living to assess changes in their social behaviors and clinical status.Â Â
Must be able to work with children who haveÂ Autism SpectrumÂ Disorder characteristics such as:
difficulty with social interaction
may have an unusual interest in objects
have difficulty with changes in routine
may have great ability in one area and great difficulty in another
unusually strong reactions to one or more of their five senses
may do the same thing over and over again, or talk constantly about specific things that interest them
may have unusually intense and prolonged emotional reactions