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Clinical Social Workers provide support to individuals in healthcare units, schools, and treatment centers. Common tasks listed on a Clinical Social Worker resume example include providing support to service beneficiaries and their families, referring people to various agencies, providing evidence in court, making sure clients enjoy the highest possible life quality, and reporting to managers. Employers select candidates demonstrating a supportive attitude, stamina, enthusiasm, the ability to interact with people of all sorts, and organization. A social work degree is commonly seen on Clinical Social Workers resumes.

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Clinical Social Worker

Worked with treatment teams to provide winning therapies for geriatric patients, acutely focused on improving overall health and quality of life.

  • Managed patient psychotherapy and provided behavior management in long term care settings
  • Developed highly effective education strategies and treated patients at the Covenant Pain Center for over 2 years
  • Educated families on how to calmly and appropriately deal with agitated, out of control patients
  • Cross trained in multiple areas including rural physician offices, senior partial hospitalization and geriatric case management programs
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
Social Work
2

Clinical Social Worker

Conduct psychosocial screening and assessment of assigned family's ability to meet the healthcare needs of their child, providing referrals and resources as needed

  • Served as a member of the REACH team to conduct evaluation of possible child abuse victims including physical abuse, sexual abuse, and physical neglect. Duties include detailed documentation of family interview, working closely with law enforcement and Child Protective Services to ensure the safety of the child
  • Provide supportive counseling and crisis intervention during new diagnosis or extended hospital stay to aid in the adjustment to illness and hospitalization
  • Immediate response and crisis intervention provided to families who have a child involved in a trauma activation, code blue resuscitation, or invasive procedure; family presence facilitator at bedside when appropriate
  • Supported family members by providing grief and bereavement counseling after the death of a loved one
  • Supervise, instruct, and train graduate students in methods and procedures; check and approve all work
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MS
Social Work
3

Lead Clinical Social Worker/discharge Planner

Responsible for staffing decisions including interviewing applicants for employment, preparing employee evaluations.

  • Provided field instruction for Wayne State University graduate-level
  • Trained staff, created job assignments, assists with difficult and/or complex assignments.
  • Developed or modified work plans, methods, and procedures to determine work priorities and develop work schedules to provide
  • Provided social work services for clients of the Cystic Fibrosis Clinic.
  • Participated actively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Social Work
4

Clinical Social Worker, Therapeutic Foster Care Program

Provided individual therapy for the foster child, and supportive on-going consultation with the foster parents and foster family.

  • Ascertained effectiveness of foster placement by monitoring foster family/child relationship.
  • Developed a treatment plan. Provide basic services and supervise placement in accordance with the treatment plan.
  • Supervised visits with biological family members as deemed appropriate.
  • Advocate for foster children and families. Facilitate access to community resources and services.
  • Served as a liaison between foster families and referral source to ensure that client services are coordinated and that referral source is updated on case status.
  • Assisted in the reunification of foster children with biological parents when deemed appropriate.
  • Provided home-based and/or community-based support and counseling to foster children and foster parents.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Human Services
BS
Social Work
MS
Master of Science
5

Clinical Social Worker

Wrote and taught six week pregnancy prevention programs to private and public school districts in NJ including the Middletown school system and Trenton Catholic School

  • Led peer counseling groups to train teens on listening skills and problem solving
  • Social worker in maternity and adoption department
  • Interviewed and wrote up home appraisals for adoptive families
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Master of Arts
6

Clinical Social Worker

Provided individual, group, and family therapies case management, presentations and discussion groups for a caseload of 60 patients

  • Advocated for individual or group health needs with government agencies or health/social service agencies; collaborated with staff psychiatrists, clinical directors and supervisors
  • Conducted group therapies and/or collateral interventions with parents/significant others; Developed and implemented treatment plans within required time frame
  • Knowledge of and experience with a variety of mental health diagnoses (i.e.- ADD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Depressive Disorder and Anxiety Disorder, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Collaborated with schools, family services, courts, protective services, health care providers to determine services and aid with psychosocial assessments
  • Social worker/ coordinator in an 8- person multi-disciplinary unit providing clinical treatment to adolescents in an Acute Day Hospital Program
  • Maintained case history records and prepared reports. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment
  • Develop and implemented treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge, including case management and resources for family support
  • Consulted with collaterals to determine causes and resolutions to problems. Counseled parents to determine interventions required to support patient recovery
  • Attended community meetings or health fairs to understand community issues or build relationships
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Msw
7

Licensed Clinical Social Worker Adult Services

Provided a minimum of 1040 hours per year of direct billable services or its equivalent alternative; approved functions for 85 patients. Exceeded production standard and had the highest billable production in the department.

  • Conducted intake evaluations and assessments; created individual treatment plans for patients; ensured that all treatment plans were up to date and met the objectives to complete goals.
  • Conducted clinical audits to ensure appropriate assessment of the psychosocial functionality of patients
  • Conducted intensive group psychotherapy for Bipolar D/O; Anxiety D/O; Anger Management; Chemical Dependency/Addiction; Depression Secondary to Medical Condition; Adult Sex Offender; Men's Trauma Recovery
  • Arranged referrals to other treatment domains or agencies as needed
  • Provided emergency and crisis intervention services as needed
  • Handled administrative duties and collateral recording of progress related to treatment plans
  • Maintained provider status on managed care provider panels
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Social Work
MA
Master of Arts
MS
Social Work
8

Clinical Social Worker Resident, Inpatient Palliative Care Service

Clinical work included crisis intervention; individual, couples, and family counseling around end of life and anticipatory grief; aid with transition to hospice; advanced care planning

  • Identified high-risk psychosocial factors of patients and families that impact health status and coping
  • Provided primary clinical care and supportive counseling to BWH General Inpatient Hospice patients and families around end of life and bereavement needs, living with and dying from cancer, family adjustment, and emotional coping
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners to provide supportive and comprehensive end of life care for patients and families
  • Participated in daily team rounds as well as department-sponsored educational conferences
  • Developed and facilitated workshop about Race and Racism to Patient Care Services Diversity & Inclusion
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
9

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Conducted short term counseling in a medical setting with children, adolescents, adult and geriatrics using CBT and solution focused therapy, among other techniques
  • Performed child developmental assessments for purposes of making referrals to appropriate long term treatment
  • Consulted with an interdisciplinary team involving primary health providers, psychiatrist and behavioral health team on treatment planning and continuity of care
  • Facilitated the first pilot project to provide group therapy for patients with acute to chronic PTSD; an average of 4 to 6 patients attended on a weekly basis
  • Maintained relationships with community partnerships with external social service agencies and insurance providers
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
English
MA
Macro
10

Clinical Social Worker

Conducted bio-psychosocial assessments of children and youth referred for placement.

  • Coordinated and facilitated of the individualized treatment planning for assigned cases.
  • Provided support to foster families.
  • Conducted in home safety assessment for children in care.
  • Advocated for children and youth with CFSA, the courts, schools and other community agencies as needed.
  • Ensured that treatment families receive community-based services as needed.
  • Conducted appropriate discharge planning in accordance with permanency plans, for each child or youth assigned.
  • Provided interventions; utilized Afro-centric for crisis resolution;
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Rehabilitative Services
MA
Master of Arts

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