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LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Matchwell Decatur, GA
  • Posted: November 03, 2020
  • $70,000 to $76,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker Decatur, GA LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker Decatur, GA
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Looking to take that next step in your career? Matchwell has partnered with a behavioral health organization in Decatur, GA to hire a Licensed Clinical Social Workerfor their growing team.

The total compensation package for this position is valued at $70K-$76K annually, which includes: competitive salary, 7.5% retirement contribution, state benefits and flexible spending account, 4 weeks PTO in Year One and 9 Paid Holidays!
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Job Summary:
As an important member of the multi-disciplinary team, provides assessments, individual and group counseling, family counseling, and other treatment modalities within an evidence-based framework. Demonstrates strong clinical judgment in assessment, application of diagnostic criteria, clinical formulations, and sound triage decisions. Actively contributes to the treatment center and organization through on-going collaborative efforts.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Duties and Responsibilities:
Assesses/Screens more complex cases
  • Performs thorough bio-psychosocial assessment of the less complex to more complex clients and documents the assessment within agency guidelines
  • Utilizes information from multiple sources as appropriate in the formulation of client driven treatment planning
  • Assesses and documents response to interventions and modifies interventions as needed
  • May utilize specific assessment tools regularly in evaluation of the client
  • Demonstrates strong clinical judgment in assessment, application of diagnostic criteria, clinical formulations, and sound triage decisions
  • Seeks clinical supervision as necessary
Advanced Therapeutic Counseling
  • Creates therapeutic relationship as appropriate with consumers and families/significant others
  • Conducts individual, family, group counseling / therapy, and educational sessions using evidence based interventions
  • Demonstrates clinical knowledge in mental health, substance abuse, and co-occurring disorder treatment
  • Demonstrates documented clinical proficiency (through education, training or experience) in client engagement, interviewing and recording
  • May utilize advanced certification in specialty in counseling the consumer and others
Develops and Participates in complex case management/care planning
  • Creates, communicates, and coordinates treatment plan of the more complex consumer
  • Demonstrates expertise in care/planning through objectives, goals and specificity of plan
  • Serves as resource to staff in demonstration of up-to-date knowledge, community, regional, and state resources
  • Assist treatment team in problem solving regarding needed resources for complex consumers
  • Insures timely communication with providers through proper exchange of written and verbal communication per policy and procedure.
  • Document referrals, discharges, resources or other issues for problem resolution and/or utilization as required in agency policy
  • May serve as a liaison in community resource activities
Professional
  • Maintain licensure / certification
  • Actively participates in clinical supervision
  • Actively engages in behavioral health educational initiatives
  • Seeks continuing education to meet current clinical needs
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Education and Requirements:
Current licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker by the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists is required. Demonstrates competency in using evidenced-based treatments for mental illness and addiction. Applicant must be computer proficient and have the ability to multi-task. Applicant must demonstrate initiative, flexibility, and professionalism.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in outpatient settings with clients with severe and persistent mental illness and/or substance abusing clients.
  • Experience working with Adults.
  • Experience facilitating groups.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Working Conditions:
  • Works in an outpatient clinical setting 8:15am-5:00pm. Some evening hours depending on clinic need.
  • Telehealth currently available.
  • Pre-employment drug screening may be required. Selected applicant will be subject of an FBI
  • Criminal History Record Check, and the applicant has the right to challenge the contents of their
  • Criminal History Record Information, should they choose to do so.

If you or someone you know are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please go to www.wematchwell.com to complete your free profile, or contact Mimi Paiz at (919) 287-4996 | email mpaiz@wematchwell.com

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