Position Desired: Social Worker - LMSW Location Desired: NYC Area of Expertise: Mental Health
Compensation Desired: Salary
New York, NY 10065 | C: 347-671-1308 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Touro Graduate School of Social Work
Bachelor of Arts1999
New York University
Clinical Social Worker (Intern) 09/2017 to 04/2018 Bridging Access to Care Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY
Provided psychotherapy to a caseload of 15 clients suffering from depression, anxiety, personality disorders, ADHD and attachment issues from vulnerable populations including HIV, minorities, homeless, LGBTQ, felons and cognitively impaired.
Diagnosed and evaluated clients using psycho-social assessments including the FTND, MMS, MSSI, GAD-7, and PHQ-9; referred to appropriate level of care and wrap-around services.
Developed person-centered treatment plans for clients based on individual needs and goals.
Presented clinical case studies and collaborated with interdisciplinary team to develop intervention plan.
Collaborated with health coach & psychiatrist for medical needs and medication management.
Maintained patient electronic chart for disposition notes, diagnostic reviews and all other documentation.
Liaised between clients and housing providers to obtain shelter for 14 clients navigating through the 2010E application process for supportive housing.
Substance Abuse Counselor (Intern) 01/2017 to 09/2017 New Directions Brooklyn, NY
100% client retention rate though proactive and ongoing outreach.
Completed 8 to 10 client intakes weekly at NYS Parole department; evaluated for appropriate level of psychiatric & substance abuse services.
Connected 20+ clients to Medicaid benefits, inpatient programs, hospitalization, legal advocacy groups and health home services by utilizing community resources.
Assessed and diagnosed clients with tools including the MMS and MSSI.
Provided individual counseling to 8 clients using Motivational Interviewing, DBT & other modalities.
Psychoeducated and led skill-building exercises to teach family members of clients how to provide a supportive environment for recovery.
Facilitated resource orientation groups for 150+ clients. Taught and modeled prosocial group behavior, guided problem-solving, and supported clients in accessing community resources.