Acadia Healthcare Behavioral Health Associate 1 in Springfield, Missouri
Observe patient behaviors, record their conditions and lead them in therapeutic, education and recreational activities
May consult with medical professionals and other mental health professionals including social workers, therapists and school teachers
Help patients with daily living activities such as eating, dressing and bathing
Assesses level of aggression and uses least restrictive means to manage aggressive behavior, avoid seclusion and restraint whenever possible
Be able to focus on patients who may require special attention and not compromise patient safety and care.
Demonstrate maturity, emotional stability, sensitivity and be patient when engaging patients and staff at all times.