Full Time Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Bright Point Health Bronx , NY 10451

Posted 2 weeks ago

Join our Team at Brightpoint Health! We are looking for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for Bronx Clinic! Newly Licensed LCSW's will be considered.

Excellent Compensation and Benefits package offered! Parking on Premises


The Licensed Clinical Social Worker provides specialized knowledge and skills for psychiatric and mental health evaluation, assessment and management of clients. Strong therapy skills are essential.


? Provides psychotherapy for patients.

? Provides psychosocial evaluations for patients

? Practices in collaboration with psych NPs, psychiatrist and other medical staff to manage patient care

? Assesses the multidimensional needs of patients and develops and implements care plans

? Functions as a patient advocate, by participating in clinical meetings, patient care conferences and informal discussion with health care and mental health program staff

? Provides patient education relative to psychiatric mental health issues

? Provides written reports and care coordination as needed.

? Attends and participates in continuing educational programs, seminars, etc., designatedto maintain professional competence

? Performs all related duties, as assigned, or unrelated duties, as requested, during emergencies

? Demonstrates an understanding of the management and care of the adult substance abuse population

The above is intended to describe the essential job functions, the general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of the job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of all the job functions

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Full Time Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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