School therapist/Social Worker, LCSW
Adventist HealthCare - Rockville, MD

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Responsibilities

Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide quality therapeutic care
that is appropriate to the age, diagnoses, developmental state, and mental status of the clients that are assigned to their specific unit/department.

Provides individual, group, and family therapies to clients and their families.

Participates in and interdisciplinary treatment team to propose and develop strategies and
interventions that would promote excellent therapeutic outcomes.

Assists clients in their development of self respect, dignity, integrity, and self-actualization through a multitude of traditional and adjunctive therapeutic services.

Coordinates with the interdisciplinary team, referral sources, and community resources after care and supportive services to ensure a successful discharge planning process.

Documents services provided and disseminates information/reports to community referral sources and agencies, ie ., DJJ, DSS, HHS, APS, CPS, LCC , etc.

Qualifications

Master's Degree in Social Work or equivalent Master's Degree in a recognized health field
Licensed Graduate Social Worker (LGSW) or Licensed Certified Social Worker (LCSW-C) required
One to Three Years Social Work Experience Preferred, Experience in an Inpatient
Setting Preferred
Knowledge of psychological disorders & abnormal psychology related to adolescents
and adults
Excellent written and verbal skills required
Excellent skills in maintaining information as highly confidential
Exceptional conflict resolution, crisis management, and time management skills
Excellent interpersonal relationship skills
Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and creativity skills required
Excellent public relations and customer service skills required
Ability to concentrate on work amid distractions such as noise, conversations, and
foot traffic
Flexibility in work hours in order to meet patient and organization operating needs
Ability to consistently meet deadlines regardless of caseload
Ability to maintain control in volatile/hostile situations, e.g., when being verbally
and/or physically confronted by a client or family member
Ability to set therapeutic limits and maintain therapeutic distance with clients
Ability to maintain therapeutic boundaries with clients during treatment and following
discharge

Benefits

full time benefits to include health, dental and vision. also employer paid short and long term disability, employer match 403b retirement plan and paid vacation. Hours are weekdays Monday - Friday.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or any other basis prohibited by law.

Adventist HealthCare

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- Dynamic Maryland/Washington D.C. market

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