Psychiatric Technician (Mondays)

CA - Rancho Cucamonga

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Job Description

Psychiatric Technicians are encouraged to consider an available position with Liberty Healthcare's mental health program at the West Valley Detention Center.

Liberty Healthcare operates a specialized mental health program within the West Valley Detention Center – a San Bernardino County jail located in Rancho Cucamonga.

This program provides high quality assessment and treatment services to adult inmates who are justice involved and experiencing mental illness.

As a Psych Tech with Liberty Healthcare's program, you will help people receive vital services and achieve improved mental health.

You will have an opportunity to work with and experienced, talented and dedicated team of professionals – while gaining valuable experience and skills.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing and maintaining positive therapeutic relationships with patients
  • Promoting a positive therapeutic milieu 
  • Encouraging patients to take advantage of the program's available mental health services
  • Monitoring patient behaviors and administering appropriate therapeutic interventions
  • Facilitating psycho-educational groups on various topics such as self-esteem, anger management and impulse control
  • Actively participating in interdisciplinary treatment team meetings and collaborating with Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Therapists, Nurses and security staff
  • Documenting patient's progress and interventions in medical records

Schedule: 8 hours on Mondays

As a Psychiatric Technician and full-time employee of Liberty Healthcare, you can expect starting hourly pay between $30.00 and $37.00 (depending on qualifications).

Skills & Requirements

You are a good fit for this position if you are licensed in California as a Psychiatric Technician and have experience supporting people who are experiencing mental illness.

Liberty Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, equality and inclusion are among our deepest-held values. We work to create an environment that attracts real talent and we seek to motivate, inspire and recognize high performance among all employees. regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or disability. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment. 

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