Integrative Psychotherapy & Guided Imagery Therapist
Company: Sutter Health
Location: San Bruno
Posted on: May 9, 2022
Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation is a not for profit corporation
that exists to provide medical services, research and education.
The foundation provides the infrastructure for the delivery of
physician services, and contracts with a separate corporation
comprised of physicians and other care providers to deliver the
clinical services. This multi-specialty foundation will provide a
platform from which new physicians can be recruited to continue to
provide physician services in a nonprofit, community setting. The
Foundation's vision is to create a medical group that will deliver
high quality, market competitive medical services.
This position is responsible for providing integrative
psychotherapy to individuals, children and families at the
Institute for Health & Healing Clinics. The position provides
comprehensive integrative assessment and counseling support for
mental, emotional, social and behavioral issues that arise for
patients with chronic or life threatening illness. In addition, the
integrative psychotherapist assists patients in learning effective
tools to cope with stress, grief and loss, and to make healthy
behavioral changes. This position works in partnership with IHH
physicians, other allied health practitioners and administrative
staff on care coordination and treatment planning, and is the
principle team resource for all mental health matters. The position
also collaborates with the other IHH psychotherapists to implement
and sustain best practices in the area of integrative psychotherapy
and guided imagery, and to stay abreast of research and best
practice in the field of behavioral health and integrative
Masters degree in mental health discipline required.
- Education and experience completed in supervision of MFT
- Preferred training in Integrative Medicine Education in Guided
Imagery and Expressive Arts at the IHH.
Licensures and Certifications:
Professional license (ex: LCSW, MFT, PsyD) maintained for a minimum
of 5 years required.
Basic Life Support Certification - BLS required.
- Knowledge and experience with at least two integrative
psychotherapeutic methods such as guided imagery, expressive arts,
EMDR, EFT, Mindfulness Meditation etc. required.
- Internship hours in medical setting preferred.
- Requires 5-7 years of counseling experience, preferably in a
medical environment and with those who have experienced a health
Candidate must have a genuine interest in integrative medicine, a
commitment to the mission and vision of the Institute for Health &
Healing and the capacity to contribute value to patients within
Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation and the Sutter Health
- Ability to assess the needs of the patient, provide high
quality integrative psychotherapy, guided imagery and other
evidenced based approaches as indicated.
- Knowledge of holistic assessment, care plan development and
outcomes tracking methods.
- Capacity to work within the integrative medicine model as
practiced at the Institute for Health & Healing and in line with
most recent research findings regarding behavioral health in the
ambulatory care setting.
- Candidate must have strong desire and ability to work as an
active member of an interdisciplinary practice team led by
- Required to have knowledge of the most recent Board of
Behavioral Science requirements and adhere to them.
- Prefer knowledge of recent literature and models use to advance
practice of behavioral health in a medical setting.
Organization:Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation
Employee Status: Regular
Position Status: Exempt
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours:8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled:Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:64
Applications Accepted:All Applications Accepted
Schedule/Shift: Part Time/ Day
Keywords: Sutter Health, San Bruno , Integrative Psychotherapy & Guided Imagery Therapist, Healthcare , San Bruno, California
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!