Social Worker/Clinical Counselor

MaineHealth | Biddeford, ME

Posted Date 12/05/2018
Description
  • Position Summary
    • The Social Worker/Clinical Counselor has comprehensive clinical responsibility for the patients assigned to him/her. These clinical duties shall be directed toward the achievement of excellence in patient care and will include: conducting and documenting individual and family psychosocial assessments; documenting the findings of evaluations and progress in patients’ medical record; maintaining contact with community resources for after care and providing comprehensive discharge planning services. All services will be provided in a manner and language appropriate to the age and comprehensive level of the patients and their families. All Social Worker/Clinical Counselors are expected to function as active members of the interdisciplinary teams
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Maine State Licensure to practice as a LCSW, LCPC or LMSW-cc.
    • 2+ years of experience working with specific client population to which this position is primarily assigned
    • 2+ years prior experience working with a broad spectrum of mentally ill clients is required
    • Prior experience with clinical methods and techniques used in individual, family and group therapy as related to mental health and/or substance abuse issues is required
    • LSW, CADC, MHRT certification
Geographic Region
Maine Beaches
Industry
Healthcare

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