Licensed Independent Social Worker needed in our Iowa Weight Loss Clinic in West Des Moines. This is an incredible opportunity to work with a passionate interdisciplinary team of providers who understand the benefits of joining behavioral health and medicine to optimize patient success.
Iowa Weight Loss Specialists takes comprehensive approach to care. Our team in West Des Moines team consists of an experienced surgeon, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, licensed independent social worker, team of dieticians, exercise specialist and nursing staff. Our providers are members of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric surgery and are committed to providing the highest level of individualized care to patients.
The primary focus of the position is to provide assessment and psychotherapy to patients pursuing bariatric surgery or nonsurgical medical weight management services. An ideal candidate has a passion for healthy lifestyle and understands the multifactorial complexities of obesity as a disease. Training and experience in providing trauma-informed evidence based treatments is an integral part of the job position. Training and experience in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and motivational interviewing is preferred.
Clinic hours Monday – Friday.
Join our team that has received more patient satisfaction awards than any other hospital. Our organization thrives on providing an exceptional healthcare experience.
For more information contact Micki Disney at 515-602-9801
Check us out www.iowaspecialtyhospital.com