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Psychiatry Clinical Social Worker-Therapist (FT, 40 hrs, Days) (SEIU)-8

Location: Boston, MA
Post Date: 4/2/2020
Utilizing clinical social work techniques, assessment and theory will work therapeutically to address the myriad of emotional, psychological and behavioral issues that our patient population experiences. Evidence based techniques are flexible, patient centered and strengths focused. Duties also include, but are not limited to, conducting psychosocial assessments, making a psychosocial diagnosis, planning and implementing effective treatments, evaluation, education, coaching and mentoring of the patient (client) and family members. The position consults with, collaborates and communicates with a wide range of social, governmental and legal agencies, courts, schools, clinics, other hospitals, physicians and other sources in the overall care of the patient.

Requires Master's Degree from an accredited school of Social Work. Requires a Massachusetts license as a Licensed Certified Social Worker or Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (or eligible for licensure within 90 days of hire). Experience with evidenced based therapeutic interventions with diverse populations. Advanced interpersonal skills necessary to interact effectively with various healthcare professionals, to develop and maintain effective therapeutic relationships with patients and families, and to supervise graduate students. Must be comfortable in a fast paced and dynamic work environment (sense of humor is valued). Excellent English language skills to summarize and communicate orally and in writing moderately complex information in varied formats to internal and external customers. Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of racial and ethnic populations. Bicultural/Bilingual competency a plus. Computer literacy with ability to use standard word processing, spreadsheet programs and e-mail (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Outlook) and web browsers.

Req ID: 12136

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