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Social Worker in Bronx, New York at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 4/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/19/2019

Job Description

soThe Social Worker will provide culturally competent and sensitive clinical care in an OMH licensed outpatient PROS Program.  This program treats individuals across the developmental spectrum who presents with behavioral health issues.  Interventions include, but are not limited to, evaluations; individual, group and/or family therapy; case management; and crisis interventions

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :

Participate in the continuing interdisciplinary evaluation of individual clients for the purpose of beginning, monitoring and providing culturally competent therapy to clients.

  • Individualize and understand the needs of the client and the client’s family or support network in relation to each other.

  • Identify appropriate treatment or service providers and facilitate client referrals to internal and external and/or linkage program.

  • Perform individual or group psychotherapy; long or short term depending on client's need and diagnosis.

  • Establish client goals and assess the client’s success in meeting those goals.To continue changes or recommend changes in treatment strategy depending on ongoing client assessment.

  • May run specialized groups.

  • Provides all necessary notes, progress notes, written assessments and other paperwork as required.

  • Other duties as assigned.

    EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, (MSW) and an LMSW or LMHC required, with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience with similar population