Arbour-Fuller Hospital is an 88-bed licensed, private psychiatric
facility located in South Attleboro, Mass. Inpatient units are
designed to treat adults with general psychiatric or intellectual
disabilities, as well as adolescents with general psychiatric issues.
Patients with co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders
can be treated on most units. There are also partial hospitalization
programs (PHP) for patients with psychiatric and co-occurring
psychiatric and substance abuse disorders.
The MA Counselor provides direct family therapy
services to patients and their families as clinically indicated,
serves as a member of interdisciplinary treatment team supporting
program’s treatment philosophy and assures the deliverance of
quality treatment to patients. These services are provided in the
patient’s home and/or residential site. Provides a
comprehensive range of social work services in a home based setting
to an Adolescent population and their families. Works with a
treatment team to develop, implement, and monitor behavioral goals
and objectives. Oversees Therapeutic Mentors and modifies treatment
plan as needed.
Education: Masters of Social Work or other
relevant Masters degree required. Must be license-eligible. Licensed
Independent Clinical Social Worker preferred.
LICENSURE SUPERVISION WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE
Experience : Outpatient or home based social work
Must be proficient with written and verbal communication skills. Must
have knowledge of community-based and state agencies with regard to
behavioral health services.
Disability : Must possess knowledge and skills necessary to
interact compassionately and appropriately with patients and their
families on a regular basis.
Professional demeanor and appearance, as well as the ability to deal
tactfully with sensitive situations and maintain patient
confidentiality. Must be able to interact effectively with other
hospital departments to achieve desired outcome for the patient.
Universal Health Services - 9 months ago
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