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Social Workers help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. Resumes for this position highlight such responsibilities as facilitating discharge planning to appropriate levels of care from acute care settings, interfacing with community liaisons and insurance case managers to expedite discharge, and engaging in multidisciplinary team meetings. Although most Social Workers need a bachelor's degree in social work, sample resumes show that Clinical Social Workers must have a master's degree and two years of post-master experience in a supervised clinical setting, as well as licensing in the state in which they practice.

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Social Worker

Conducted bio-psychosocial interviews with juveniles and their caregivers to determine strengths and needs of the juveniles and their families

  • Assisted juveniles and families in understanding and adjusting to the juvenile's commitment to the Center.
  • Collaborated with the assigned psychologist to complete a psychological evaluation report
  • Facilitated brief individual and group sessions to address juvenile concerns and foster a safe environment
  • Gathered information from educational records, past mental and physical health records, child/family protective service agencies, and the DJJ community specialist to make recommendations to the Family Court regarding needed interventions to increase the chances of the juvenile doing well upon return to his/her home
  • Provided guidance and support to the DJJ educational and security staff to address the needs of the juveniles
  • Provided 24 hour on-call crisis intervention on a rotating basis
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Social Work
2

Social Worker

  • Performed in home case management for clients, using community resources as needed
  • Monitored condition of clients and coordinated care with other healthcare professionals
  • Completed psychosocial assessments, attended to deaths, hospice revokations, and discharges
  • Provided in home therapeutic counseling to family members and patients
  • Educated client and family about medical care and follow-up
  • Managed average caseload of 55-140 patients
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Associate of Science
BA
English
3

Intake Social Worker

Investigated allegations of abuse and neglect and provided crisis management.

  • Maintained records for over 100 cases per year.
  • Documented all activities and conversations in a timely manner.
  • Managed multiple appointments with families, children, school personnel, community agencies.
  • Maintained good working relationships with caseload clients.
  • Collaborated with peers and outside resources on best practices to serve families.
  • Helped develop new practices.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BA
Criminology
4

Family Reunification Social Worker

Conducted monthly home visits with children in foster or relative placement. Assessed and referred relatives to kinship unit whenever possible.

  • Maintained close contact with parents who were referred reunification services, referred to appropriate services and assessed progress.
  • Produced clear and concise CWS documentation and court reports according to deadlines.
  • Utilized SDM and staffing with supervisors to determine appropriate plan for children.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
5

Clinical Social Worker Internal Medicine

  • Provided education and consultation regarding resources, collaborate to develop a discharge plan and facilitate and monitor its implementation.
  • Facilitated necessary communication between patients, families, insurance companies, community agencies, and the interdisciplinary team, while demonstrating clinical knowledge of the psychosocial aspects of the disease process.
  • Provided crisis therapy and appropriate referrals directed towards improving patients and families psychosocial dysfunction.
  • Assisted the interdisciplinary team in ensuring excellent patient care and coordination of educational initiatives.
  • Coordinated and arranged detailed discharge plans for patients based on their medical status, insurance guidelines and psychosocial needs.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Social Work
6

Social Worker

Conducted counseling and advised inmates of opportunities and processes

  • Served as advocate on behalf of inmates with prison and Judiciary officials
  • Evaluated offenders history and provided treatment assessments
  • Educated and advised inmates to support rehabilitation and to facilitate integration into the community upon release
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Criminal Justice
C
Medical
AS
Social Work
7

School Social Worker

  • Assessed and evaluated all referred students and made plans to implement any needed services
  • Provided direct and indirect psychosocial care to students referred to the social work office
  • Implemented programs for the school in order to meet social and emotional needs of the student population through community collaborations.
  • Provided individual and group counseling
  • Coordinated services for students and families in the school community
  • Managed crisis interventions involving student population
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Social Work
8

Social Worker

  • Implemented first social services department for the community.
  • Assisted in the completion of policies and procedures for initial JCAHO survey.
  • Performed initial assessment of each customer's biopsychosocial needs.
  • Coordinated Discharges on all customers on skilled rehab unit.
  • Facilitated monthly Alzheimer's Support Group.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Social Work
9

Medical Social Worker Intern

  • Conducted psychosocial assessments of patients, assisted in crisis intervention
  • Participated in multi-disciplinary conferences to formulate overall patient care plans
  • Developed and implemented a treatment plans, family supports, discharge planning needs
  • Provided culturally-sensitive care to diverse patients and families
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Older Adults And Families
10

Social Worker

Psychosocial assessment of families to assess for strengths and needs including intimate partner violence, homelessness, and financial stressors in a fast passed, time sensitive environment

  • Providing brief psychotherapy including motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, and supportive counseling to adults
  • Providing clinical supervision to Licensed Graduate Social Worker
  • Coordinating with school personal to provide recommendations for Individualized Education Programs or other accommodations for children hospitalized on the psychiatric unit
  • Achieving 95% or higher compliance rate with documentation of core measures in an electronic medical record
  • Participating in multidisciplinary meetings with leadership on child psychiatry unit to implement ARC, a trauma informed treatment model
  • Field instructor for social work interns on the child psychiatry unit
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Family Studies
MA
Mental Health

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