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Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Location
Dalton, Georgia
Job Type
Full Time
Posted
30 Sep 2021

LICSW Outpatient Therapist

Mental Health Outpatient Therapist, LCSW

Georgia Psychiatry is seeking an individual to assist with providing therapy to individuals, families and communities with psychosocial and environmental stressors. They must possess the ability to provide clinical guidance and counseling to individuals with a holistic approach to provide optimal care. Possess the ability to Provide diagnostic assessments and treatment plans to address individual needs and be familiar with the DSM-5 and treatment modalities.

Requirements

Must have a minimal of 2-3 years of direct practice experience. Must have a Georgia license to practice in the outpatient setting. LCSW Required

Responsibilities

Provide individual, family, and group counseling and crisis intervention. Work in close collaboration with physicians and other health care personnel in the evaluation and treatment phase to further patient understanding of significant social and emotional factors.

-Ability to prepare comprehensive psychosocial evaluations, mental status exams, patient histories, treatment plans and reports.

-Conduct short and long-term therapy with appropriate treatment plans, goals, and objectives.

-Educate staff regarding psychosocial issues related to patient care.

-Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned area.

-Ability to diagnose and use the DSM-5 along with familiarity of most current treatment modalities to serve a variety of mental health populations.

-Use of evidence-based techniques in the treatment of patients and be familiar with various theoretical approached used to treat various mental health patients.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must possess principles of growth and development over the life span. Possess the ability to apply the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patients served in the medical practice while adhering to the organizational policies. Must possess good communication and listening skills to offer effective feed-back and use evidence-based therapeutic techniques in the treatment process.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 384778337-2
  • Date Posted: 30 September 2021
  • Employer: Georgia Psychiatry
  • Location: Dalton, Georgia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Other, Social Worker
  • Job Type: Full Time