The Mental Health Technician
Assists in coordinating essential program activities such as activity groups and specialty groups.
Works closely with all other clinical staff (Activity therapists, Social Workers, Nurses) To conduct various process and specialty groups within the patient program.
Plays an integral part of assuring that the patient program schedule is carried out as planned by the staff team.
Performs various duties assisting staff nurses in the psychiatric and physical treatment and care of patients in accordance with established methods and procedures of the hospital.
Interacts closely with patients remaining engaged in the various activities and events that patients experience throughout the treatment day.
Interacts with patients in a therapeutic manner at all times and assists other staff to also maintain appropriate boundaries.