Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center LCSW Social Worker - Chemical Dependency - Per Diem in SHIRLEY, New York

Outpatient Behavioral Healthcare Services serves a diverse population of patients, including those with special needs, at all stages of the life cycle. Clinicians demonstrate knowledge of growth and development of various age groups in order to provide individual, family, and group counseling services. The unique physical and psychosocial needs of patients relative to age-specific requirements are considered in providing of the psychotherapeutic needs of assigned patients. Communication skills must be demonstrated through age-specific interactions that enhance customer satisfaction.

The position responsibilities include:

  • Individual, group and family counseling

  • Conducting intake assessments

  • Development of treatment plans / treatment plan reviews

  • Clinical documentation

  • Coordination of care

  • Collaborating with other medical / legal professionals

  • Discharge planning

  • Coordinating referrals

NY State Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with experience treating individuals with a Substance Use Disorder.

Knowledge of theories, therapies and techniques of casework process relating to substance abuse.

Experience working with co-occurring disorders.

Familiarity with OASAS regulations and requirements.

Good interpersonal skills demonstrable in interactions with staff, administrators, patients, and visitors

Requisition ID: 2018-10526

Hours (Work Schedule): 9am-5pm Monday – Friday

External Company Name: Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center

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