Outpatient Behavioral Healthcare Services serves a diverse population of patients, including those with special needs, at all stages of the life cycle. Clinicians demonstrate knowledge of growth and development of various age groups in order to provide individual, family, and group counseling services. The unique physical and psychosocial needs of patients relative to age-specific requirements are considered in providing of the psychotherapeutic needs of assigned patients. Communication skills must be demonstrated through age-specific interactions that enhance customer satisfaction.
The position responsibilities include:
NY State Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with experience treating individuals with a Substance Use Disorder.
Knowledge of theories, therapies and techniques of casework process relating to substance abuse.
Experience working with co-occurring disorders.
Familiarity with OASAS regulations and requirements.
Good interpersonal skills demonstrable in interactions with staff, administrators, patients, and visitors