Day Treatment Facilitators will provide guidance and instruction to foster emotional, physical and mental growth of clients through therapeutic intervention and positive role modeling. Their primary responsibility is to coordinate and provide therapeutic services to clients and provide activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.
An individual in this position must be able to complete the above responsibilities on a daily basis. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Other Skills and Abilities
The physical demands and work environment represent those that are essential to the functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Guide clients in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with their emotions
Encourage clients to express their feelings, discuss their lives, and develop insight into themselves and their relationships
Integrate Attachment & Attunement theory and methods into the program
Evaluate the effectiveness of intervention and activities and clients’ progress in resolving identified problems and moving towards defined objectives
Advocate for clients and coordinate required services or resolve emergency problems in crisis situations
Initiate and facilitate communication with parents, team members and outside agencies where appropriate, in a professional manner