Under the supervision of a Licensed Clinical Social Worker-Supervisor:
Applies specialized clinical knowledge and advanced clinical skills in the areas of assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders, trauma, addiction and case management for uninsured population.
Uses evidence-based practices and various treatment methods to include but not limited to Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Short-brief focused therapy in the provision of individual, marital, couple, psychotherapy and family and group therapy
Uses the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), and other diagnostic classification systems in assessment, diagnosis and other activities.
Applies specialized knowledge and advanced practice skills in the areas of treatment planning, implementation and evaluation, case management, information and referral, supervision, consultation, education, research, advocacy, community organization, and the development, implementation and administration of policies, programs and activities.
Works as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide integrated behavioral health and primary care services
Communicates effectively with clients, MHM staff, and participants in interdisciplinary team.
Cooperates with and contributes to the development and implementation of an interdisciplinary treatment plan
Responsible for provision of Social Work Services as well as program supervision and coordination of services to include day-to-day operations, staff assignments and coverage, crisis interventions, and policy development to ensure effective execution of Social Work and Behavioral Health Services.
Promotes integration of all Methodist Healthcare Ministries (MHM) services.
Monitors program staff to insure effective and efficient execution or services.
Evaluates and updates service information; implements Policies and Procedures and recommends any needed modifications.
Coordinates team activities to develop and maintain quality assurance indicators that evaluate the effectiveness of unit services.
Analyzes program data and produces reports for the Social Work Services Manager and uses data to assist in improved planning, development and effective/efficient use of resources.
Assists in the planning, coordinating and implementing of projects and programs to include but not be limited to identifying needs, researching and defining Team Members’ caseloads and integration of services.
Implements MHM policies and procedures and recommends any needed modifications.
Develops and maintains a cumulative record for each client you provide services for.
Ensures client records are completed correctly and in a timely manner.
Serves as client advocate and liaison between agencies/service providers and clients Promotes interactive communication and develops and refines linkages between MHM programs and community health care facilities, social service providers, schools, and other agencies.
Participates in community events during business work week, weekends and evenings as needed
Sustains productivity expectations established by Social Work Manager
Performs other duties as assigned.