Therapist Job Description

therapist job description includes a detailed overview of the key requirements, duties, responsibilities, and skills for this role.

Last update : July 14, 2023

Therapist Job Description

A therapist is a person who has specialized knowledge and skill in counseling, psychotherapy, or psychoanalysis.

They help people overcome a variety of personal, psychological, emotional or behavioral disorders.

Job Brief:

We’re looking for a Therapist to help us with our mental health.

Therapist Duties:

  • Provide guidance and assistance to individuals to ensure they make appropriate decisions about their medical care
  • Offer treatments, positive guidance, and emotional support to patients and their families
  • Provide psychotherapy, counseling, and support groups, offer tutoring and life skills education
  • Adhere to medical and legal regulations and requirements, as well as organizational policies
  • Continue to study and acquire knowledge about healthcare and treatment options for individuals

Therapist Responsibilities:

  • Masters degree or higher in rehabilitation counseling, psychology, or related field
  • Demonstrated experience of working effectively with a diverse population
  • Experience working with adults or youth
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly document assessment data
  • Experience providing individual or group counseling sessions

Requirements And Skills:

  • Evaluate and assess clinical needs of patients and develop treatment plans to address them
  • Implement treatment programs, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, or psychological treatment, according to state, federal, and professional standards
  • Assist patients, families, and caregivers with education, training, and other needs
  • Keep accurate records, perform required testing, and collaborate with physicians and other healthcare providers
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

At Company Name, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in building a diverse and inclusive team, and encourage applications from all people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages. We also value veterans and individuals with different backgrounds and experiences.

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