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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: Mount Sinai Medical Center (Manhattan)
Department: 186 - Social Services
Requisition Number: 13-1574036
The Adult Day Treatment Program in Psychiatry has an opening for a Social Worker experienced in providing individual, group and family therapy to patients who are chronically mentally ill. In addition to these treatment modalities, the Social Worker will be responsible for case management, crisis intervention, intakes/screenings and administrative duties as assigned while participating in ongoing milieu development activities. In the next few months, Psychiatry is also developing a Partial Hospital Program and it is expected that Social Workers in Adult Day Treatment will also be involved in the treatment of semi-acutely ill patients in this program.
New York State LCSW required
Excellent diagnostic and clinical skills, specifically knowledge of the DSM IV & V.
Experience providing crisis intervention and ongoing individual, group and family therapy to patients who are chronically mentally ill.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary staff in a highly demanding environment.
Ability to meet all reporting and recordkeeping mandates.
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