Licensed Clinical Social Worker(LCSW or LMFT – Berwyn, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Perform thorough patient psychosocial assessments to explore the physical, psychological, and social aspects of the patient and their conditions.
  • Analyze and evaluate patient data or test findings to diagnose the nature or extent of mental disorder.
  • Direct or administer evidence-based psychotherapeutic treatments to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.
  • Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.
  • Document patient care information and ensure timely and accurate completion of patient care records in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Attend operational, clinical, and team meetings and trainings.
  • Teach, take continuing education classes, and attend conferences or seminars to increase understanding of mental, emotional, or behavioral states or disorders and to maintain required licensure.

Requirements:

  • Current state license.
  • Two or more years’ prior experience in primary care or behavioral medicine preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Work independently with minimal direct supervision.
  • Manage conflict and tactfully handle complaints and difficult situations.
  • Common diagnostic procedures knowledge.
  • Make decisions and use judgement in ambiguous situations.
  • Act as a liaison/advocate between patient and medical provider.
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