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Social Worker - Mental Health

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DESCRIPTION:

The Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center (MSAHC) has an opening for a licensed clinical social worker to join its highly collaborative, integrated mental health team of professionals. MSAHC is a unique, New York City-based program that delivers comprehensive, integrated medical and mental health services and prevention education to young people aged 10 to 24. MSAHC is the largest center of its kind in the United States providing confidential, quality health care and support services to underserved and at-risk youth, regardless of their ability to pay. At the MSAHC, young people can find a wide range of services specially designed for their needs, including: primary health care, sexual and reproductive health, transgender health services, counseling, support, mental health and family therapy, comprehensive psychological testing, dental care, optical services, legal services, nutrition, fitness, and wellness programs.


Provide social work services to at-risk adolescents and their families in an integrated medical and mental health clinic at the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center. Provide short and long-term individual, family, and group psychotherapy, intense case management, crisis intervention, and health education as part of an interdisciplinary medical and mental health service model. Completes psychosocial assessments and develops treatment plans.

As part of an interdisciplinary team, provide transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) youth with individual, family, and group psychotherapy, intensive case management, crisis intervention, and health education. Provide evaluations for gender dysphoria and hormone and surgery readiness as needed. Consult closely with medical providers and legal advocates who are working with patients. Provide counseling related to medical transition.

 


 

REQUIREMENTS:

·        Significant experience working with low-income, inner-city, at-risk adolescents.

·        Experience working with Transgender Nonconforming Youth.

·        Experience/training in at least one evidence-based model (i.e. TF-CBT, DBT).

·        Experience delivering short and long-term individual, group, and family therapeutic interventions.

·        Experience working with populations who have complex trauma histories.

·        Excellent clinical, collaborative, communication, organizational, and documentation skills.

·        Skillful in collaborating with external resources and coordinating appropriate referrals.

·        Solid working understanding of adolescent growth and development.

·        Skillful in assessing clients’ needs in relationship to health and psychosocial functioning and establishing treatment goal accordingly.

·        Working knowledge of state regulations related to child abuse, neglect, and other urgent care issues.

·        Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

·        LCSW. 

DESCRIPTION:

The Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center (MSAHC) has an opening for a licensed clinical social worker to join its highly collaborative, integrated mental health team of professionals. MSAHC is a unique, New York City-based…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual ( English/Spanish) preferred.

Bilingual ( English/Spanish) preferred.

Location

On-site
320 East 94th Street, New York, NY 10128, United States
Second Floor

How to Apply

Please respond to HRAHC320@Yahoo.com . Only resumes with the above criteria will be reviewed. 

Subject: Social Worker (Mental health )

Please respond to HRAHC320@Yahoo.com . Only resumes with the above criteria will be reviewed. 

Subject: Social Worker (Mental health )

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