HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Licensed Social Services Clinician Psychiatric Social Workers PRN in Kansas City, Missouri

_Licensed Social Services Clinician_

At Research Psychiatric Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Research Psychiatric Center has provided comprehensive behavioral health services for more than 25 years to teenagers, adults and seniors dealing with emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse.

Are you looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees?

Research Psychiatric Centeris currently looking for aLicensed Social Services Clinician.

_Responsibilities:_ * Provides professional therapeutic services to behavioral health patients on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Research Psychiatric Center. * Participates in the multidisciplinary treatment team plan of care. * Works collaboratively with members of the health care team, maintains a safe environment, and provides patient and family education. * Social Services Clinician is responsible for psychosocial assessments, individual, group and family therapy, discharge planning/case management service, crisis intervention and liaison services with referral sources and other departments within the hospital. * Demonstrates competency to provide age appropriate care to adolescent patients (12-18 years of age), adult patients (18 and older, including geriatric patients age 55 years ).

_Qualifications:_ * Master's degree in Social Work or Counseling from an accredited university. * Current Missouri licensure (LCSW, LPC or LMFT) or LMSW or PLPC and under supervision of licensure within 90 days of employment; or have successfully completed a graduate internship at Research Psychiatric Center and will obtain LMSW or PLPC in order to begin clinical supervision hours within 90 days of hire. * Prior experience working with a psychiatric mental health population, preferably in an inpatient setting. Prefer experience with case management, discharge planning, group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, family therapy theory and practice.

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Licensed Social Services Clinician Psychiatric Social Workers PRN

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Psychiatric Center

Requisition ID: 09727-51616