Case Management & Social Work Careers at Lifespan

Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Weight Management Job

Job Number: LPG16030

Job Title: Social Worker (LICSW) -Weight Management 20 Hours

Department: Weight Management Services - 8053225

Facility: Lifespan Physician Group, Inc. - Providence

Location: Providence, RI

Masters Degree in Social Work. RI license at the LICSW level required. Weight management experience preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

One year of experience in a weight management program in a research, commercial, or preferably in a clinical environment is preferred. Experience in providing individual and/or group educational programs for patients or other consumers preferred.

The Miriam Hospital Weight Management Program is seeking a part-time (20 hours) LICSW to join our interdisciplinary team of providers. The position will be responsible for conducting screening evaluations for prospective patients and facilitating psycho-educational weight management groups rooted in evidence-based interventions (i.e., cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, acceptance and commitment therapy).