NEVADA MEDICAL GROUP MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION

Licensed Clinical Social Worker- Reno NV

27 Aug 2019 9:35 AM | Cathy Herring

Job Description

Nevada Advanced Pain Specialists treats patients suffering from chronic pain. Chronic pain treatment often encompasses a wide range of interventions including behavioral health treatment as pain can often impact a person’s quality of life.

Description

We are looking for a licensed clinical social worker who has experience in treating individuals with co-occurring disorders and who will be a good fit with our team of dedicated providers.

Responsibilities

The staff social worker has experience working with dual diagnosis clients. The social worker applies advanced professional psychological diagnostic methods and evidence-based intervention strategies to a full range of patient problems in his/her work setting. S/he has advanced knowledge of psychological diagnosis, intervention, and behavioral health that qualifies him/her to provide advice and consultation to professionals representing a variety of disciplines.

The primary job functions of social workers at this level include the provision of direct psychological patient care/treatment and consultation services on difficult or complex cases.

Provides a full range of pain management psychosocial assessments and treatment services, using individual and group modalities, and using evidence-based psychotherapies as available and applicable. Develops, implements, and documents the psychotherapeutic treatment recommendations for patients, including prompt completion of clinical assessments and treatment plans. Makes referrals as needed to outside mental health and/or addiction treatment programs. Assists other providers in crisis intervention and completes suicide assessments as needed.

Has knowledge of opioid use and addiction.

Requirements

Must have a Master's degree and hold a clinical license.

Job Type: Part-time

Please send resumes to desai@nvadvancedpain.com.


Nevada MGMA
PO Box 3403, Hamilton, NJ 08619
866-492-3590