Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Clinician Job

Job Number: EPB13559

Job Title: DBT Clinician

Department: LINCOLN DBT - 1202110

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Masters degree from an accredited school of social work or related field and must be a RI Licensed Social Worker (LCSW), a RI Licensed Independent Social Worker (LICSW), a RI Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or RI Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

EXPERIENCE:

For general social work/counseling privileges; must have relevant clinical experience and have RI license (LCSW, LMHC, LMFT)

For independent clinical privileges: must have four years post masters experience and have RI LICSW/LMHC/LMFT. Experience in a clinical setting with children, adolescents and families. Experience supervising clinical social workers preferred. Eligibility for privileging in three of the five areas of independent practice. Recommendation of immediate supervisor and program director.


A Social Worker/Counselor reports to the Manager of the Department of Social Work and Counseling and Program Clinical Director/Unit Chief and evaluates and treats a wide range of psychosocial problems, applying clinical social work skills in order to assist patients and their families in the resolution of personal and environmental problems attributed to mental or physical illness.