Join our Team at Brightpoint Health a member of the Hudson River Healthcare Group!
We are hiring several Licensed Clinical Social Worker for our Bronx Westchester Square Clinic! Newly Licensed LCSW's will be considered.
Excellent Compensation and Benefits package offered!
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker provides specialized knowledge and skills for psychiatric and mental health evaluation, assessment and management of clients. Strong therapy skills are essential.
- Provides psychotherapy for patients.
- Provides psychosocial evaluations for patients
- Practices in collaboration with psych NPs, psychiatrist and other medical staff to manage patient care
- Assesses the multidimensional needs of patients and develops and implements care plans
- Functions as a patient advocate, by participating in clinical meetings, patient care conferences and informal discussion with health care and mental health program staff
- Provides patient education relative to psychiatric mental health issue
- Provides written reports and care coordination as needed.
- Attends and participates in continuing educational programs, seminars, etc., designatedto maintain professional competence
- Performs all related duties, as assigned, or unrelated duties, as requested, during emergencies
- Demonstrates an understanding of the management and care of the adult substance abuse population
Master�s Degree in Social Work. New York State Licensed LCSW. Specific experience in Mental/Behavioral Health. Experience with Adults/Families preferred. Some evenings may be required