BWH Partial Hospital Program Social Worker/Float
Description: Provides mental health and substance abuse treatment services to adults and adolescences in a partial hospital program setting. Under the supervision of the Ambulatory Service Manager, the Social work/float will primarily run therapeutic groups with adults and adolescent but will work with assigned cases and be responsible for discharge planning when deemed necessary
The Social work/float is responsible running therapeutic groups for the adult dual partial hospital program, the adult mental health program, and the adolescent partial hospital program. There responsibilities include but are not limited to: running therapeutic groups, documenting group attendance, completing biopsychosocial assessments and covering caseloads when clinicians are absences. The Social work/float will be required to travel to all PHP sites.
Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.
Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.
Location: Brookline, MA
Start Date: ASAP
Openings: 1 full time
Qualifications: Advanced degree (MSW/Med) is required. Independently licensed a plus. Experience with providing treatment services to adults/adolescents with mental health, substance use and co-occurring mental health and substance use conditions. Experience providing group treatment.