In this role, you will be responsible for the application of social work procedures and techniques, including interviewing, behavioral assessment, and evidenced based therapies in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of psychological and neuropsychological disorders using individual, family, and group psychotherapy, couples therapy, and alcohol and drug treatment evaluations.
The Social Worker MSW is responsible for assessing and implementing social work services in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Assists department team with difficult and complex social situations and provides social work interventions as appropriate.
The program specializes in diverting youth from out of home placements by helping their families safely maintain youth in their home environment. This position is responsible for providing intensive home-based therapy to families.
Maintain accurate and current notes in the paper medical records, if created, and electronic medical records of all patients seen, as appropriate and produce reports of evaluation or treatment, as required.
Provides counseling and crisis intervention as an immediate support to families, patients and significant others, coping with difficult situations within the acute care setting, as well as a preventative intervention to assist patients and families in improving functional problem solving.