Licensed Social Worker

Employer
Amazing Love Health Services
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job duties and responsibilities shall include but are not limited to the following: * Collect information about clients through interviews, tests and evaluation of day to day functioning within work, family and other routines identifying areas needing continued support, resources and treatment in order to assist clients. * Work in collaboration with other healthcare givers to evaluate the medical or physical condition of the patients * Works with the patient's family and other service providers to develop a plan for care for the patient. * Counsel patients on how to overcome their conditions and avoid dependencies as they recuperate from their problems. * Provide therapeutic services to clients through individual, family and group sessions that are consistent with the current research, professional standards and ALHS' vision and values * Prepare and complete diagnostic and biopsychosocial assessments, clinical notes, referrals, treatment plans of service recipients. * Regularly review and recommend changes in program services to meet service recipient needs with particular emphasis on services for underserved populations, oversight of program evaluation and quality assurance functions for department including assessment of applicable legal and professional requirements and monitoring treatment plans for service recipients. * Adheres to agency values and principles and promotes them within the agency and the community and works to position the agency as a leader in service provision in the community. * Ensures that accurate program and client records are maintained and that confidentiality is a priority. Ensures that all pertinent documentation is completed and safely stored. * Maintains confidentiality with regard to service recipients' treatment and records in accordance with HIPAA. * Maintains a current awareness of developments in assigned field and within the agency. * Perform other duties as assigned deemed relative and appropriate Requirements: Master's Degree in Social work LGSW/LICSW License Some Mental Health Experience Company Description AMAZING LOVE HEALTH SERVICES, LLC (ALHS) is a qualified health center. ALHS is certified by the DC Department of Behavioral Health Services (DBH) to provide Free Standing Mental Health Services. Our Division of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities offers Home and Community-based Waiver Services approved by the Department on Disabilities Services (DDS). The Workforce and Educational/Training Division provides individualized educational and employment services. The Clinical Laboratory offers a comprehensive panel of clinical-specimen testing, certified under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA Ã$$Ã'$Ã$'Ã'$Ã$$Ã''Ã$'Ã'¢Ã$$Ã'$Ã$'Ã''Ã$$Ã''Ã$'Ã'€Ã$$Ã'$Ã$'Ã''Ã$$Ã''Ã$'Ã' (TM) 88). ALHS understands the intent of providing services and the need to operationalize service provision. ALHS Senior Leadership/key personnel has over ninety (90) years of cumulative and progressive experience providing social and support services in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area, including more than twenty (20) years of experience providing quality services to individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.