GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the general supervision of the Program Director or designee, the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides nursing care and participates as a member of the mental health treatment team in an intensive adolescent treatment program. Perform nursing activities in accordance with licensures by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the policies and procedures of the patient care area. Assist with the delivery of direct care, including provision for safety and milieu activities. Take an active role in re-acclimating individuals to the larger community. Provide trauma informed care and promotes a person-centered, skills-based collaborative philosophy. The Licensed Practical Nurse participates in a process of continuous learning and demonstrates openness to evolving philosophies of practice, including restraint and seclusion prevention.