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Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Fort Bliss, TX, USA
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negotiable Expires in 2 months

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Vesa Health & Technology is seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker to provide acute and preventative health services focused on Special Operating Force (SOF) personnel at Fort Bliss Army Base, TX.

Position offers excellent pay, paid time off, benefits package, and opportunity to care for our Nation’s Military members and their families!

Key responsibilities include the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevent of mental illness, emotional, and other behavioral disturbances. Serve on a contracted team consisting of a Physical Therapist/Injury Management (PT/IM), Athletic Training-Certified (ATC), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), and Clinical Social Worker (CSW). The Preservation of the Force and Family (POTFF) program focuses on the whole operator concept to not only assist Guardian Angel (GA) operators in accomplishing their military missions in the short term, but also to emphasize the maintenance of peak performance over the long term to lengthen the service life of the “human weapon system” while ensuring high quality production.

Qualifications:

  • Current/maintained unrestricted license in clinical social work in any one of the 50 states. License cannot be under investigation nor have any adverse action pending from a State Board or national licensing/certification agency.
  • Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited educational institution.
  • Minimum of two years within the past five years in the independent practice of clinical social work in a mental health setting.
  • The contractor shall function within an operational unit as a behavioral healthcare provider.
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.
  • Proficient in spoken and written English.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with members of the organization.
  • Demonstrate basic writing skills.
  • No record of emotional instability, personality disorder, unresolved mental health problems or substance abuse concerns.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of medical/mental health terminology.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge/previous application of the DSM (most recent edition)
  • Knowledge of applying 12 Core Functions of Substance Use treatment to clinical assessments.
  • Knowledge of standardized psychological assessments and Evidence based psychotherapeutic interventions (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Prolonged Exposure, Motivational Interviewing, DBT, RET, etc.).
  • Ability to work independently, productively, and accurately with minimal supervision. Aptitude to multi-task and thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment along with excellent communication skills and the ability to relate to a diverse patient and staff.
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently use computer systems and ancillary programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and other programs as required. Accuracy with typing and spelling, accurate data entry skills.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain clinical practice privileges.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Complete psychosocial assessment (appropriate to patient type and reason for referral) to assist in development of a care plan.
  • Provide brief, targeted intervention for identified patients.
  • Provide education/consultation to patient/family, treatment team and community.
  • Maintain accurate and current notes in both the Mental Health records and patient records of all patients seen
  • Integrate practice and institutional expectations.
  • Provide timely continuing care planning.
  • Actively collaborate with case management and health care team in identification of outcome indicators, in data collection and analysis and in subsequent system improvement.
  • Provide individual and/or family therapy for identified patients.
  • Formulate and conduct educational, therapeutic, and/or support groups.
  • Contribute to the training experience of mental health technicians.
  • Liaison to community resources, programs.
  • Crisis response and follow-up care in the event of unit casualties or other serious incidents.
  • Participate in and utilize supervision to assess level of competence in clinical social work, identify areas for professional growth and establish mutually agreed upon goals.
  • Treatment planning using evidence based psychotherapeutic interventions.
  • Consult with medical personnel, legal authorities, and military commands as appropriate.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Licensed Clinical Social Work: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • Master’s (Required)

Location:

  • Fort Bliss, TX (Preferred)

License:

  • LCSW (Required)

Background Check:

  • Yes
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