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Psychiatric Social Workers provide support to mental health patients and help them access appropriate resources. Typical duties of a Psychiatric Social Worker include assisting patients and their families, developing personalized care plans, offering counseling services to patients, conducting interviews, maintaining patient records, and monitoring patient progress. Successful resume samples for Psychiatric Social Worker showcase skills such as counseling abilities, being able to interact with all sorts of people and to restrain violent patients, perseverance, recordkeeping, and empathy. Eligible candidates make display of a degree in social work, sociology, or psychology in their resumes.

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Psychiatric Social Worker, Inpatient Unit

  • Conducted psychosocial assessments and developed diagnostically based treatment and discharge plans in consultation with multidisciplinary team.
  • Provided therapeutic treatment to patients, including individual, group and family therapy.
  • Established and maintained individual records on assigned patients, including accurate and up-to-date documentation of progress notes, service/treatment plans, medical/psychiatric reports and followed up to ensure continuity of care.
  • Ensured that patients were referred and linked with the services and/or community resources appropriate to their needs upon discharge.
  • Served as link between patients and community and referred patients and families to various community resources.
  • Attended and participated in weekly Case Conferences and Grand Rounds.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
MA
Social Work
Number
2

Psychiatric Social Worker/therapist

Provided individual, group, family & couples' counseling for various diagnoses and social issues

  • Conducted diagnostic evaluations, psychosocial assessments, and ongoing assessments of patient's mental status
  • Coordination of community resources and assessed and provided other case management needs for optimal treatment
  • Developed treatment plans and goals for patients
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Social Work
MA
Social Work
3

Psychiatric Social Worker Intern

  • Provided mental health services, individual and group therapy, to high school students who suffered from PTSD, Depression, AD/HD, ODD and/or other stressors.
  • Conducted psychosocial assessments of adolescent high school students to identify clinical risk areas: maintained a caseload of 7 students.
  • Co-facilitated weekly CBITS group for adolescent males.
  • Provided crisis intervention as needed at Wellness Center and Clinic, i.e., suicidal ideations, grief and loss, community violence, etc.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of teachers, counselors and parents to establish goals for students with an Individualized Educational Plan (IEP).
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Public Policy
MA
Health
4

Senior Psychiatric Social Worker

  • Completed psychosocial assessments for patients on the child and adolescent unit.
  • Developed aftercare plans for patients in a timely manner
  • Provided education to patients and families regarding diagnosis, parenting skills, and laws pertaining to Mental Health Services in Pennsylvania
  • Participated in Child Abuse Committee at Western Psychiatric Institute. Provided education regarding Mandated Reporting Laws to coworkers.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Social Work
5

Psychiatric Social Worker

Provided individual, group and family counseling for mental patient and their family

  • Conducted numerous group therapy sessions such as Psycho drama, Drama therapy and therapeutic recreation
  • Conducted case management and assessment
  • Served community support to members based on assessment
  • Assist research project "Effect of internet use among Maladaptive adolescents in school"
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Mental Health Practice And Policy
Macro To Direct Social Work
6

Psychiatric Social Worker/medical Social Worker

Worked on adolescent psychiatric unit and adolescent partial hospitalization program.

  • Worked on medical units.
  • PRN on adult psychiatric unit and adult partial hospitalization program as needed.
  • Conducted behavioral health assessments and diagnosis utilizing DSM IV TR.
  • Completed suicide risk assessments and substance abuse evaluations.
  • Provided group, family, and individual therapy.
  • Completed psychosocial assessments and assisted patient and families with appropriate and safe discharge planning.
  • Educated and assisted patient and families with patient discharge needs from DME, home health care, extended care facilties, hospice, resources, and financial information.
  • Worked collaboratively with multidiscilinary team to provide treatment planning.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
Msw
7

Psychiatric Social Worker

Acts as Program Director in his absence

  • Provides individual, group and structural family therapy (Family Based) for consumers and their families
  • Conducts diagnostic evaluations based upon all five DSM Axes
  • Implements and administers structured clinical assessment tools including measure of psychiatric symptomatology and family functioning, case management, treatment, liaison to all externalities.
  • Collaboration with Office Manager to assure meeting schedules and documentation are timely
  • Interfaces with multi-system agencies for treatment efficacy and discharge planning as per CASSP core principles
  • Strategic planning with Program Director, Western Psychiatric Senior Administration for program enhancement, future expansion and identification of novel markets
Candidate Info
44
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
MA
Public Health Administration
8

Psychiatric Social Worker I

Provide individual therapy and crisis intervention for adolescents within the Juvenile Justice system.

  • Complete initial assessments, initial diagnosis, client care coordination plans, progress documentation and Department of Mental Health billing.
  • Interface with community through education about mental health services available to youth and referrals for services in the community.
  • Participate in individualized educational planning and AB3632 assessment meetings.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary team to provide a milieu of services.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Thesis
9

Psychiatric Social Worker

Member of Interdisciplinary team in a 64-bed private patient facility

  • Provide crisis stabilization and psychosocial assessments for adolescents, adults and elderly populations
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team to maximize treatment services
  • Coordinate outpatient follow-up care with psychiatric and therapeutic services
  • Assist with residential and intensive outpatient services
  • Prepare documentation for follow-up care
  • Educate family members on mental illnesses
  • Facilitate Illness Management Recovery groups
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies / Minor Of Addiction Studies
MA
Mental Health
10

Psychiatric Social Worker

Provide psychiatric evaluations for emergency room patients

  • Create treatment and safety plans for patients
  • Facilitate hospitalization or provide resources for outpatient treatment
  • Offer counseling and crisis intervention to patients and families
  • Pre-authorize inpatient treatment with insurance companies
  • Collaborate with medical professionals on the safe disposition of patients
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Education, Human Development, Psychology
Clinical Social Work

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