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Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

Requisition ID 
2018-4993
# of Openings 
1
Address 
900 Union Street
Job Locations 
US-MA-Westborough
Posted Date 
4/6/2018
Category  
Other
Department 
PEDIATRICS
Job Code 
AN11
Recruiter 
Melissa Miller

More information about this job

Responsibilities

Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

  • Provides direct clinical services, Counseling and Therapy to patients and families in the form of psychosocial assessments, individual, family, and group treatment
  • Evaluates and treats patients in a number of clinical areas. Applies clinical interventions as appropriate for patients with various physical and psychological conditions
  • Provides clinical consultation to providers and interdisciplinary team members to assist with crisis intervention
  • Facilitates appropriate patient referrals for chronic substance abuse, chronic mental health services, complex care management and other appropriate community resources
  • Obtains and coordinates communication with collateral contacts including school personnel, community based behavioral health providers, and/or state agency caseworkers, to coordinate behavioral health care needs defined by Primary Care Providers
  • Maintains documentation within the standards of the organization 
  • Establishes and maintains effective collegial relationships with physicians and other professionals
  • Works effectively, supports and promotes integrated, team based care in pediatric primary care office setting
  • Serves as patient advocate both within the organization and in the community
  • Participates in extended care team interdisciplinary processes
  • Participates in clinical supervision sessions as needed with the Director. Provides clinical supervision to students as agreed upon with the Department Director
  • Provides and participates in in-service education as indicated  
  • Participates in professional organizations, workshops, and conferences as they pertain to clinical and administrative functions
  • Keeps abreast of current clinical literature related to clinical social work and evidence based practices for treatment of pediatric population
  • Enhances professional growth and development through educational programs, seminars, etc.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years experiences in a community mental health environment
  • Minimum of 5 years progressive clinical experience with children and families
  • Experience in medical setting preferred
  • Graduate of an accredited school of social work
  • Master’s Degree and active, unrestricted licensure as an LICSW in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts required
  • CANS Assessor certification- preferred
  • Current Massachusetts driver’s license
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, with a flexible and creative approach to problem solving 
  • Proficient in computer and EMR use, the Internet and health information technology
  • Successfully able to work independently as well as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Possesses good clinical judgment and decision making skills

 

To learn more about this and other opportunities, please apply through the link to the right. If this is your first time at our site, you will be asked to create a basic profile that will allow you to receive updates about your application from the team. Alternatively, you may also contact us directly at:

 

Melissa Miller, Physician Recruiter

Melissa.miller@reliantmedicalgroup.org

Phone # 774-261-1497

 

Thank you for considering opportunities with Reliant!

 

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