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Our Social Worker provides clinical services under the direction of the Mental Health Coordinator/Clinical Supervisor to inmates in the Facility/Dialysis Unit. Provides mental health consultation to Facility/Unit personnel and maintain effective communication. Maintains accountability for services provided though appropriate documentation and participation in Quality Improvement program.Education:Masters level degree in Social Work or closely related behavioral science field from an accredited college or universityExperience:Coursework and professional experience that indicates knowledge of mental health counseling, group and individual psychotherapy, assessment and treatment of major mental disorders, crisis intervention, and mental health consultationLicenses/Certifications:Currently licensed as a Masters Social Worker or Specialist Clinical Social Worker with the appropriate State Regulatory BoardCurrent CPR CertificationResponsible to provide direct clinical and consultation services in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Facility/Unit, and in accordance with the ethics and standards of the National Association of Social WorkResponsible to report to the Mental Health Coordinator at that institutionResponsible to interrelate and work effectively with other Facility/Unit staff, inmates, and outside support agencies as delegated by Mental Health CoordinatorResponsible to maintain confidentiality of inmate information in accordance with State law, the Facility/Unit policy, and the standards of the National Association of Social Workers, the National Commission on Correctional Health Care and the American Correctional AssociationCompletion of specific duties and responsibilities as designated by the Mental Health Coordinator. Designation of duties will be determined by current needs of the inmate population and the mental health professionals privilege status, taking into consideration staff members interests whenever possibleProvision of individual and group psychotherapy/counseling to inmates with the goals of reducing maladaptive behavior and fostering effective psychological functioningProvision of crisis intervention services to inmates as referred by institutional and medical staff or to self:referral inmates. Crisis intervention may require consultation with institutional staff regarding management/treatment concerns, referral, and/or mental health follow:up. Crisis intervention duties may be assigned by the Mental Health Coordinator after normal working hours and weekendsProvision of consultation services as assigned by representing on institutional screening committees to include, but not limited to, Initial Classification Boards and Segregation Review Boards. Provision of consultation services to institutional staff concerning the mental status and management of inmatesProvision of training in human behavior and/or mental health issues to institutional staff in accordance with the institutions training program and as assigned by the Mental Health CoordinatorCompletion of documentation in the mental health file of individual inmates treatment progress in progress note and of the goals for treatment in the individual treatment planCompletion of regular reports of the social workers activities in accordance with policies and proceduresProvision of support and/or monitoring of inmates mental condition for institutional psychiatric staff as assigned by the Mental Health CoordinatorProvision of consultation and in:service training to Facility personnel as assigned by the Mental Health CoordinatorParticipation in staff meetings and in:service training programsInform Mental Health Coordinator of personal need for additional clinical supervision, overall problems in the delivery of clinical services, and/or proposals to improve clinical skillsParticipation in specialized clinical services and/or program development activities in a professional, timely manner providing these duties have been assumed with


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