This Licensed Independent Practitioner facilitates care for a caseload of acutely psychiatrically ill patients enrolled in the Partial Hospital Program. The LIP facilitates admission processes, provides individual psychotherapy weekly for PHP patients, meets with patient's families provides group psychotherapy for up to two groups a day, monitors safety/risk factors for all PHP patients daily, develops and implements treatment plans, initiates and completes discharge plans and provides case management services. The LIP acts as a member of the interdisciplinary team, and helps to coordinate services between hospital inpatient and outpatient services.
MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Minimum two years experience on psychiatric inpatient unit.