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Bilingual Clinical Social Worker

Rising Ground

Description

Overview
The Bilingual Clinical Social Worker or Mental Health Counselor will be responsible for working with children, adolescents and their biological or foster families providing evidence-based treatment to stabilize and improve child/adolescents’ behavioral health challenges and to support the child/adolescent and their family’s identified goals and outcomes.

Responsibilities
-Provides verbal therapy (Individual, collateral, family and group)
-Coordinates and monitor multi-disciplinary service provision
-Serves as the liaison between the school and the family
-Coordinates Treatment Planning Conferences
-Conducts Home Based (Off-Site) visits as needed
-Develops discharge resources and after care planning
-Provides timely communication with outside providers
-Participates in weekly clinical team meetings and monthly staff meetings
-Attends weekly clinical supervision with assigned supervisor
-Responsible to maintain up to date case record documentation and reports, including treatment plans, plan amendments, progress notes and Psychosocial Assessments

Qualifications

-Master’s in Social Work, Mental Health Counselor
-Licensed in the State of New York (LCSW, LMSW, LMHC)
-Bilingual Spanish
-Knowledge of Substance Abuse treatment experience
-Knowledge of child and adolescent development
-Excellent verbal, written communication and organizational skills are essential
-Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and experience in utilizing Electronic Health Records
-Knowledge of New York State Office of Mental Health, Child Welfare and related regulations preferred

Salary

$30.00 per hour

Contact

Nicole Nathaniel
NNathaniel@risingground.org

Posted on 04/12/19; CVMHA ID #12743