Brockton Hospital Social Worker - Psychiatry in Brockton, Massachusetts
Under the general direction of the Director, Psychiatry, provides direct care to inpatients ages 18 through geriatric, and their families experiencing social and personal adjustment problems caused or complicated by psychiatric or chemical dependency illness or disability. Assesses, diagnoses, plans treatment and provides group therapy. Functions within a managed care service delivery model.Requires a minimum of a Master's Degree in Social Work. Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker preferred.Three to five years of progressively responsible experience in mental health and chemical dependency. Maintains current Massachusetts licensure. Experience in a locked Psych unit preferred but not required.