Reading Hospital
Licensed Clinical Social Worker-Geriatrics
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 10/19/2019
Closing: 11/18/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description
  • Responsible for utilizing evidence-based therapeutic models within the context of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure the delivery of quality behavioral health services to patients and families.
  • Provides behavioral health support, education, and supervisory services to colleagues, Reading Health System departments,and to other providers and agencies as needed.
  • Working with Geriatric patients ages 65 and up
  • Counseling on your own as well as extensive visits to asses physical/mental issues
  • Coordinates the Senior Assessment Team to include a collaborative model of assessment, treatment, and follow-up between the psychiatrist and geriatricians, with primary care physicians, case management, social work, nursing and other providers.
  • Responsible for community outreach, marketing and education.
  • Develop the work flow and oversee day to day operations including triaging and scheduling assessments for Senior Assessment Program.
  • Performs comprehensive assessments and provides quality psychotherapy utilizing evidence-based practices.
  • Act as a resource for older adult issues including behavioral health, physical health, caregiver concerns, and maintains knowledge of community
    resources.

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Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree
  • Certifications: PA State License in Applicable Discipline
Licensed Clinical Social Worker-Geriatrics