Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) - Work at Fort Drum, NY!
Sterling Medical Corp Buffalo, NY
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Sterling Medical has a unique opportunity for LCSWs to provide services at Fort Drum in New York!
- Great Rates!
- PTO & Competitive Benefits!
- Relocation Assistance if needed!
LCSW is 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 the following skills: individual, family and group psychotherapy, couples therapy, and alcohol and drug treatment evaluations. The LCSWs will consult with medical personnel, legal authorities, military commanders and school districts as required. LCSWs shall maintain accurate and current notes in the paper medical records (if created) and electronic medical records of all patients seen, as appropriate, and produces reports of evaluation and/or treatment as required.
Current Licensed Clinical Social Worker will hold a Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) or equivalent (MSSW, MSSA) degree from a graduate school of social work fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
Possess a minimum of two (2) years within the past five (5) years in the independent practice of clinical social work in a mental health setting.
Demonstrate a working knowledge of professional standards and ethics regarding the delivery of clinical social work services. Must have experience in brief behavioral interventions. Contractor may be required to receive and maintain clinical practice privileges.
Ability to analyze complex processes involving several functional areas with overlapping concerns and conflicting interests.
Ability to prepare detailed written reports, including briefings charts, diagrams, and other graphics to support recommendations or conclusions.
Ability to conduct, administer, and interpret the full spectrum of mental health assessment tools applicable to operations personnel.
Participate in and successfully complete required DoD or service required training.
Contact referred patients to assess treatment adherence.
Use validated symptom inventories to assess current symptom severity.
Assess barriers to treatment adherence and help patient problem-solve solutions to barriers.
Provide patients with education regarding their mental health condition and resiliency techniques.
Maintain patient information in a patient registry.
Maintain accurate and current notes in the electronic medical records of all patients contacted for review by the managing physician.
Routinely staffs difficult cases with the referring provider, behavioral health consultant, and/or psychiatry consultant.
Performs case management functions (i.e. providing services to assess the needs of Government personnel when appropriate and arranges, coordinates, monitors, evaluates, and advocates for a package of multiple services to meet the specific and/or complex needs).
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