Brightpoint Health a Member of the Hudson River Healthcare Group is hiring for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for our Staten Island Bay Street Health Center!
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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. The position reports to the Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health
? 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 issues
? Provides written reports and care coordination as needed.
? Attends and participates in continuing educational programs, seminars, etc., designated to 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 Clinical Social Worker; Experience with individiduals with Substance Abuse; Severe Mental Health Disorders.