The LCSW is responsible for counseling clients helping them to gain access to various resources and helping clients to confront issues that are negatively affecting their way of living such as poverty, abuse, mental health, and addiction. Interviews families, individuals, and groups. Assesses the needs as well as develop appropriate response plans for their clients. Refers clients to community services or any health care professional. Helps people in accepting various situations with an emphasis on events that can’t be changed. Works with underclasses which include homeless, mentally ill and chronically unemployed.