Case Management & Social Work Careers at Lifespan

Clinical Social Worker Job

Job Number: TMH15020

Job Title: Clinical Social Worker

Department: Clinical Social Work - 1103100

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Master’s degree in Social Work and licensed through the RI Department of Health at a minimum L.C.S.W. level.

Upon eligibility, it is mandatory that they pursue L.I.C.S.W. status.

Training and experience necessary to address the specific needs of the patients served in assigned area of responsibility; this includes issues relating to age and stage of development and their particular special needs and cultural patterns of the patient populations being served.

Analytical and therapy skills necessary to evaluate patients, develop treatment plans, initiate therapy and evaluate results. Ability to effectively interact with patients, families, medical staff and outside agencies in providing services.

EXPERIENCE:

Between six months and one year of clinical experience preferably in a health or mental

health setting with an emphasis on populations to be served in the assigned area.


Reporting to the Manager of Clinical Social Work, evaluates, diagnoses and treats a wide range of psycho-social problems, applying individual clinical social work skills in order to assist patients and their families in the resolution of personal and environmental problems, attributable to mental or physical illness, which prevent them from achieving their highest level of psycho-social functioning.