As a Senior Social Worker assigned primarily to the Primary Care - Mental Health Integration (PC_MHI) team, you will develop, implement, and assess the benefit of a behaviorally-oriented program of psychosocial rehabilitation, and intensive case management. As a Senior Social Worker, your duties will include: Your duties will include, but are not limited to: Serves member of the inter-professional clinical team: (PC-MHI) who focuses on the integration of mental health service with primary care. Provides a full range of mental health diagnostic and evaluation services appropriate to the primary care setting. Provides psychosocial interventions consistent with training and expertise. Facilitates patient and family education appropriate to the primary care setting and specific mental or behavioral health issues. Provides consultation services for primary care providers to reach maximum benefits of their interventions. Works jointly with Primary Care Providers in decision making, building on PCP interventions and improving PCP-patient relationships. Conduct individual Psychotherapy Clinical/Diagnostic Interviews Group Psychotherapy sessions Behavioral Assessments Other duties as assigned Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., unless an alternate tour is approved by the supervisor. May be required to provide weekends and nightshifts coverage as a needed. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Telework: May be approved as Managements discretion
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