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Social Worker - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States
Posted:
November 14, 2018

Description:

Social Worker - RT

Pottstown,, Pennsylvania

Provide Social Work Services to adult psychiatric patients on an inpatient Psychiatric Unit. Complete Psychosocial assessments, Family/support system engagement, individual and some group interventions, discharge planning and referral.

Collaborates with the Care Etam to assist patients and families in adjusting to episodes of acute and chronic mental illness, in coping with lifestyle changes precipitated by illness or disability, in participating in restorative health programs, in carrying out discharge recommendations, and in addressing issues. Uses a variety of treatment modalities to assist patients and families with discharge recommendations. Uses a variety of treatment modalities to assist patients and families in the alleviation or resolution of social, financial and emotional problems related to illness, heal health care, and rehabilitation.

Requirements

Graduate of an accredited School of Social Work. Masters Degree in Social Work required. Current LSW or LCSW in Pennsylvania, experience in Psychiatric Social Work prreferable on a fast paced inpatient psychiatric unit. Current CPR-BLS.

Benefits

Full

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Graduate of an accredited School of Social Work

2. Masters Degree in Social Work required

3. Current LSW or LCSW in Pennsylvania

4. Experience in Psychiatric Social Work prreferable on a fast paced inpatient psychiatric unit

5. Current CPR-BLS.

6. Salary Expectation?

7. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

8. Complete Current Address