Social Worker (Full-time) @ Ocean View Psychiatric Health Facility - Long Beach, CA

Social Worker (Full-time)

Ocean View Psychiatric Health Facility
Long Beach, CA
10 days ago

CNS Network is a clinical trials company with offices in Garden Grove, Long Beach, Torrance and Oakland with a JCAHO-accredited Psychiatric Health Facility known as Ocean View. OVPHF seeks a Full-Time Social Worker in Long Beach. This position provides social service, case management and psychotherapy to patients and their families. The position also coordinates treatment with other agencies and is responsible for activities including data collection, discharge planning, and interdepartmental consultation.

Responsibilities and Essential Duties:

· Prepare a comprehensive written psychosocial evaluation and assessment, client recovery, plan daily documentation

· Responsible for discharge planning

· Provide individual psychotherapy

· Lead treatment meeting with couples or family

Skills:

·Ability to interact and communicate both verbally and in writing with seriously and persistently mentally ill Patients, other staff members, physicians and the public

·Demonstrated ability to visually and audibly assess the mental status and psychosocial needs of severely mentally ill Patients

Knowledge:

·Demonstrated understanding and knowledge of basic medical/psychiatric terminology and psychopharmacology

Education:

·Master's degree in psychology, social work, or counseling from an accredited college or university

Experience:

·Two (2) years direct service experience with severely and persistently mentally ill Patients in an inpatient or outpatient health care setting (internship and/or practicum time may be substituted)

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package! If you are interested in working alongside a successful and dynamic team and you meet the following qualifications, we are interested in you! CNS Trials is an equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Accommodation:

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, anyone who needs an ADA accommodation for the purposes of interviewing should contact Human Resources at 714-799-7799.

Job Type: Full-time