The LISW Therapist is responsible for providing therapy services to patients and their families as part of a multidisciplinary team. Practices in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Demonstrates ability to provide diagnostic impression. Develops, implements, reviews treatment plans and reviews. Demonstrates ability to provide and update clinical assessments. Communicates verbally and in writing with physicians and other providers. Completes psychosocial assessments. Facilitates individual, family, and group therapy. Provides case management, discharge planning while documenting within required time frames. Ability to effectively assess, plan, and implement therapeutic services in a multidisciplinary team setting. Knowledgeable regarding all populations with background in medical social work.
Master’s Degree in Social Work or Psychology with Independent Licensure.
Greater than three years of experience as LISW or LPCC.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with patients, families, physicians, and administration.
Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure; to deal with multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities; and to utilize critical thinking skills.
Proficiency in computer skills related to electronic health record and Word processing.
Current American Heart – HeartSaver or Basic Life Support (BLS) card.
Performs related responsibilities as assigned.