Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Employer
Community Options, Inc.
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Hours
Full Time
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker uses best practice within a community based setting to professionally apply social work methods and theory to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of psychosocial dysfunction, impairment or disability, including mental emotional and behavioral disorders for families and individuals. The main responsibility of a clinical social worker is to screen medical records, conduct interviews and assessments, set treatment goals and arrange for expediting and coordinating services. Who We Are:Community Options, Inc. is a Non-Profit company which develops residential and employment supports for people with mild to severe development and physical disabilities, utilizing technology and training. We recognize that people with the most severe disabilities need environments, equipment, clinical and staff support that are tailored to their very specific needs. If interested, please click apply now or send resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] What You Will Be Doing: Planning, Managing and providing social services Providing treatment to youth with mental disorders, as well as various behavioral and emotional disturbances Preparation of social histories and provision of social services within the staff's level of competence Maintaining liaison with area resources and coordinating social service activities. Assessing and planning for the social requirements of youths and families Developing social services programs and resources. Providing consultation on various social aspects of procedures, policies and services to staff Complying with CRMC policies Attendance at staff meetings. Serves as an active member of each person's Inter-Disciplinary Team (IDT), which includes involvement in Individual Habilitation Plan development and ISP. What Experience/Skills You Have: Master's degree in Social Work. Ability to collect, interpret, and graph data Ability to exercise good judgement and use common sense. Knowledge and understanding of local regulatory agency operations. Understanding and commitment to community based support for youth with behavior challenges. Flexibility to deal with people at a variety of levels, both internally and externally. Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form. Excellent time management skills. Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker Minimum (2) years' experience DCF. What We Offer: Generous Paid Time Off Tremendous opportunity for advancement Training on the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities Preventive training of Abuse and Neglect Comprehensive benefits, including Medical, Dental and Supplemental Insurance options. All offers are contingent on a successful background check.Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If interested, please click apply now or send resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] #CB#