Deer Oaks, the leading provider of geropsych services in the US, is searching for a Licensed Independent Social Worker and/or Licensed Psychologist to join its Team in providing assessment and therapy services to geriatric and older adults in nursing homes and assisted living communities.
Beyond a great team environment, Staff at Deer Oaks enjoy the following benefits:
Our Mission Statement: To provide comprehensive, individualized, therapeutic psychological and psychosocial treatment to individuals in nursing facilities, retirement and assisted living communities with the intention of improving their quality of life.
Licensed Psychologists or Licensed Independent Social Workers are needed for full-time and part-time opportunities to provide individual therapy, family therapy and behavior management support to older adults as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Providing geropsych services is challenging but amazing work. Some of the cases involve intimate situations, raw emotions, resolving unfinished business, preparing for death, respecting the knowledge behind the dementia, and helping individuals find purpose/meaning in their current stage of life.
This position requires licensing in the state as a Licensed Independent Social Worker or as a doctoral level Licensed Psychologist