Required Qualifications:(As evidenced by an attached resume)
Bachelor's Degree in Art Therapy (Foreign equivalent or higher degree) or closely related field. At least 1 year of experience in the development and conducting of Art Therapy sessions for patients in a clinicial setting. Knowledge of the required health care safety and HIPAA rules and regulations.
Master's Degree in Art Therapy (Foreign equivalent or higher degree), ATR Certification, and/or additional years of experience working with patients in a clinicial setting. Experience working with oncology patients.
Brief Description of the Duties:
The Art Therapy program was created to support the Stony Brook Cancer Center Oncology patients by providing creative art therapy programs in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. The ideal incumbent would be a credentialed Art Therapist who will develop and provide Art Therapy sessions and programs for patients in need. The incumbent will work closely with the Patient Advocacy and Community Outreach group for the Cancer Center. All regulations and requirements for safety, infection control protocols, and HIPAA compliance will be strictly adhered to.
Develop Art Therapy Programs with the understanding of the unique patient population, using industry standards, scientific research, patient preference and clinicial expertise to determine the best course of action for individuals and/or groups.
Conduct the programs and sessions that will provide help to patients by creating an outlet, in a supportive environment, by the creation of art projects that give positive physical, cognitive, emotional, social and behavioral outcomes.
Other duties as assigned.
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Official Job Title: Project Support Specialist
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Cancer Center-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Variable Shift Hours: variable Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Jul 24, 2019
Posting End Date: Aug 24, 2019, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: N11
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1901397
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