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Social Worker (LCSW)

Ridott, IL 61067

Job Type: Healthcare-Other Job Number: KD0613196

Job Description

Seeking a full time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to join a great team!

Primary Hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Position offers competitive compensation including full benefits

Job Summary:

Provide competent outpatient mental health assessment and treatment to individuals, families and groups regarding biopsychosocial concerns and develops and implements a treatment plan. Provide clinical supervision to interns and sign off on their clinical hours.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide 75% billable direct service to clients

  • Provides comprehensive mental health treatment. Determines the focus of the therapeutic relationship. Services might be delivered through telemedicine strategies.

  • Conducts pre, mid-point and post evaluation to determine success of therapeutic relation.

  • Develops treatment plans, in conjunction with the patient, to address goals identified during the evaluation process.

  • Provides time limited outpatient, clinical intervention and therapy to individuals, couples, families, and groups.

  • Assures linkage to needed community resources through arrangement for case management services.

  • Participates in crisis coverage, as scheduled, for the evaluation of psychiatric emergencies at risk of hospitalization.Services might be provided in various setting or by the use of telemedicine strategies.

  • Participates in consultation coverage, as scheduled, for the evaluation of psychiatric concerns identified by the treatment team in the hospital setting.Services might be provided in various setting or by the use of telemedicine strategies.

  • Interprets psychiatric treatment to client’s family/guardian and helps to reduce fear and stigma obstructing acceptance of mental health care and continuation of treatment.

  • Actively participates in agency Joint Commission and quality improvement activities.

  • Severs as a mentor for newly hired staff.

  • Supervises Master or Doctorate level interns/students

  • Complies with record completion requirement 100% of the time. Adheres to FCC requirements for supporting operational documentation.

  • Facilitates and participates in staff meetings and trainings

  • Participates in revenue cycle strategies by securing registration to appropriate payer networks.

  • Provides services participants offederal programs

Education/Experience:   Master's Degree in human service related field.  Completion of CEU requirement as set by licensing board. 3 years, post degree completion, of field related experience required. Doctorate degree acceptable. 

  • Ability to conduct psychosocial evaluation of client, with special knowledge of recommended assessment strategies for life stages.

  • Ability to conduct differential diagnosis to determine course of treatment.

  • Clinical knowledge of Evidence Based and Trauma-Informed therapeutic interventions for the mentally ill and dually diagnosed individuals; throughout the age span.

  • Ability to formulate treatment plans with achievable goals, objectives and treatment strategies.

  • Knowledge of Client-Therapist relation stages and its progression

  • General knowledge of community resources

  • Supervisory skills and ability to train others

  • Comfortable and well versed with computer programs

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent time management skills, especially as it relates to the therapeutic relationship

Certification/Registration/Licensure: Licensed as an LCSW



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