Milieu Associate Job

Job Number: EPB18693

Job Title: Milieu Associate

Department: Pedi Anxiety Resrch Ctr (PARC) - 1202112

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

BASIC KNOWLEDGE:

  • Baccalaureate Degree in a Human Service field is preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.
EXPERIENCE:
  • Six months to one year of direct child care work with emotionally impaired youth.
  • Behavioral or mental health experience is preferred.

Since 1999, the Pediatric Anxiety Research Center (PARC) at Bradley Hospital has assessed and treated children with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and other anxiety disorders through an outpatient anxiety clinic and research studies. The PARC team includes leading mental health professionals, researchers, and educators. Each of PARC’s services is designed to bring about vital improvements in the lives of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder or other forms of anxiety.

Position Summary: Responsible for input into the formulation of a therapeutic milieu treatment plan, and the implementation, observation, and documentation of this program under the direction of a registered nurse.
  • Provides services to children/adolescents.
  • Supervises assigned children/adolescents in daily routines and assists with activities of daily living.
  • Participates in maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment.
  • Supports and contributes to the development of residential care plans/behavioral management.