NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Social Worker - Behavioral Health!
In this role, the successful candidate will be assigned to see patients and provide a wide-array of clinical services including individual, group, family psychotherapy and case management.
Performs Suicide/Violence Risk Assessments and Safety Plans monthly or as needed in accordance with clinic policy
Is able to identify risk factors for suicide/ violence and responds appropriately
Attends professional conferences and training to enhance clinical skills
Develops initial and treatment plan reviews two weeks before due date and involves clients in the individualized treatment-planning process
Monitors patient appropriately commensurate with the level of risk
Able to provide case management (assess and refer clients to educational vocational housing services other resources and support systems) when indicated
Requests consultation when necessary from treatment team Psychiatrist or Nurse Practitioner
Involves family and or/significant others when indicated in order to provide comprehensive care
Performs thorough treatment and crisis intervention
Performs thorough initial and ongoing assessments of patients at intake and/or during the course of treatment
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical psycho social educational safety and age-related criteria pertinent to the patients served in his/her assigned area
Masters Degree in Social Work (MSW)
Current NYS Social Work License and Registration (LMSW or LCSW)
Bilingual (English/Spanish) strongly preferred
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
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About NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.