Social Worker Mental Health Clinic BHIP

Patient Care Thorough familiarity with the skills and techniques of psychosocial assessment and treatment, including the most current evidence based practices as applied to the veteran population# The incumbent functions as an independent therapist and provides individual, group, family and couples' psychotherapy, crisis oriented emergency care as indicated, and case management services# The incumbent coordinates with other professional staff within both inpatient and outpatient settings# The incumbent:
o Assesses patients to determine their mental health needs and current DSM diagnosis o Participates in case conferences to evaluate and plan treatment in collaboration with the veteran/family o Provides/participates in consultation to/from other professional staff o Participates in weekly staff conferences regarding administrative and staff development issues o Maintains appropriate clinical charting, records and reports to facilitate patient care, evaluation and research o May provide clinical supervision and/or consultation to students, trainees, para-professionals, volunteers, and other staff o Establishes and maintains effective therapeutic relationships o Works independently with patients and families who are experiencing a variety of psychiatric, medical and social problems utilizing individual, group and family counseling and therapy skills# o Possess an ability to evaluate his/her own practice through professional peer review, case conferences, and other organizational means o Communicates effectively, both orally and in writing, with people from varied backgrounds o Possess a general knowledge of veteran's benefits and services relating to special programs, service-connected compensation, and non-service connected pension# Facilitates referrals based upon veterans needs and eligibility# o Is able to meet the needs of customers while supporting VA missions o Other duties as assigned Work Schedule:
Monday through Friday, 8:
00am - 4:
30pm NOTE:
Candidate must be willing to work weekends, irregular work hours and extended hours.
The candidate must be willing to be placed, detailed or temporarily assigned to other related services and/or locations, if necessary.
Functional Statement Title/#:
Mental Health Social Worker GS-11.

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Social Worker - Home Health - PRN
Denver, CO SCL Health System
Social Worker - Home Health
Denver, CO SCL Health System
Home Health - Licensed Clinical Social Worker ...
Loveland, CO Encompass Health
Mental Health Therapist - Licensed (LCSW,LPC,L...
Denver, CO Mental Health Center of Denver
Hospice Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)...
Wheat Ridge, CO Encompass Health
Clinical Assistant Professor (Clinical Teachin...
Colorado Springs, CO University Of Colorado