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Social Work/Clin Counsel II PD-SHH Clinical Svc

Maine Behavioral Healthcare | Westbrook, ME

Maine Behavioral Healthcare
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Position Summary

  • The Social Worker/Clinical Counselor II is a position for the professional social worker/clinical counselor that involve the evaluation of psychosocial needs of patients/clients and their families and provision of diagnostic/preventive and treatment user services including individual, family and group therapy. He/She provides complex discharge planning and coordinates aftercare services and makes referrals for other community services based on the treatment plan. The Social Worker/Clinical Counselor II works in collaboration with other health/mental health professionals and provides consultation to the treatment team regarding patient/family social and environmental needs. This work is performed under general supervision in accordance with institutional and social work/clinical counselor policies. The Social Worker/Clinical Counselor II may supervise other social work/clinical counselors, students or other staff.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Master's degree in Social Work from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
  • Knowledge of social work theories, therapies and techniques, as used in individual, family and group treatment, as well principles of social welfare
  • Able to teach basic social work principles and applications to the medical setting
  • 2+ years of work experience in a health or mental health setting preferred
  • Proficiency in psychosocial assessment and treatment and considerable knowledge of community resources and agencies and how to use them in resolving complex problems related to health, illness and disability
  • Licensure by the Maine State Board of Social Worker Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Membership in Academy of Certified Social Workers preferred
  • Licensure by the Maine Board of Counseling Professionals
  • Certification by the American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work preferred
  • Valid drivers license and reliable transportation

Job Code: 100025155
Posted On: 2017-09-14 04:59:43
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Other, Healthcare
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Per Diem
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Additional Contact Info

Phone: 207-761-2200