Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in San Jose, CA
View more jobs in California

Job Details

Psychiatric Social Worker II

Location
San Jose, CA

Apply for this job






Profile

Job Description
Under general supervision, to provide psychiatric casework, counseling, psychotherapy, and treatment services in a counseling center, clinic, or institutional setting.
Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.  These positions are located in both our Mental Health Division and our Alcohol & Drug Services Division.
Typical Tasks
Performs intensive casework, counseling, psychotherapy, and treatment services with patients or clients and their families;
Participates in the evaluation of problems presented and in the development of treatment plans;
May participate in group therapy programs;
Prepares social case histories with particular emphasis upon psycho-social factors affecting the patient or client;
Cooperates with staff and other community agencies in carrying out treatment plans;
Participates in psychotherapy programs with psychiatric and/or milieu staff treatment teams;
Interprets and explains social and emotional factors pertaining to illness to clients, relatives and community groups, and may conduct educational sessions and training events, as appropriate;
Evaluates new techniques for dealing with emotional and environmental problems;
Refers patients or clients to appropriate community agencies;
Performs related work as required.
Employment Standards
Possession of a Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited college or university which qualifies for licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and two years of post graduate social work experience in the field of mental health.
Possession of a valid California license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker as issued by the State Board of Behavioral Science Examiners.
Knowledge of:
The principles of psychiatric social work and psychotherapy;
Counseling, casework, and other techniques of psychiatric social work;
Social aspects of mental health and emotional disturbances;
Theory and practice of community mental health, or alcohol, or drug abuse interventions;
Community agencies and community resources serving the mentally ill, alcohol and drug abusers, and alcoholism;
Physical and mental illnesses and their impact on personality.
Ability to:
  Effectively apply psychiatric social work theory and casework skills and psychotherapeutic interventions;
Do differential diagnosis;
Develop and implement a treatment program;
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others;
Secure and record accurate and pertinent social and personal data;
Effectively use psychiatric consultation.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Company info

Sign Up Now - PublicInterestCrossing.com

Similar Jobs:
Community Manager
Location : Santa Clara, CA
Job Summary We are looking for a dynamic individual who is energized about community engagement and possesses a strong entrepreneurial mindset, coupled with a strong balance of business and technical skills and is passionate ab...
Job Description Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults w...
Development Coordinator
Location : Menlo Park, CA
Development Coordinator Peninsula Volunteers in Menlo Park CA USA Compensation $17 to $20 Hourly Benefits Offered 401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision Employment Type Full-Time Why Work Here? “Flexible and fun enviornment.” The Dev...
I was very pleased with the PublicInterestCrossing. I found a great position within a short amount of time … I definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a better opportunity.
Jose M - Santa Cruz, CA
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
PublicInterestCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
PublicInterestCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 PublicInterestCrossing - All rights reserved. 168