We’re working on behalf of a new $45 million nonprofit hospital that will transform behavioral health care in Washington state and increase access to much-needed behavioral health services for western Washington communities. The organization’s approach to treatment emphasizes whole-person centered care. They support wellness and recovery plans that are respectful and inclusive of each individual’s unique values, strengths, and beliefs. The organization provides partial hospitalization and inpatient mental health treatments.
Looking for an opportunity with a leader? We seek candidates with Washington State licensure as a Licensed Advanced Social Work (LASW) Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) for the role of Social Worker. The person in this role will perform work at an advanced, specialized, and independent level. She/he will provide intensive casework with individual, family and marital therapy. She/he will provide group therapy and diagnostic evaluations and interprets complex psychosocial factors to a variety of psychiatric and addition patients.
Candidates must have a Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field accredited by the Counsel on Social Work Education. Must hold licensure as a Washington State Licensed Advanced Social Work (LASW) Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW). Three (3) or more years of experience in a psychiatric setting is highly preferred. Must be skilled in de-escalation and brief solution -focused therapy. Must be able to relate accepted theories of psychiatry/psychology to practice situations. Requires instruction only in highly complex, new or specialized methods or procedures. Must have Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association or Red Cross.
The role offers highly competitive compensation and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to join an organization that represents a community solution to a great community need. A model for the provision of behavioral health, it represents a unique joint venture of Washington state’s largest, longest-serving nonprofit health systems. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says “Apply Now.”