At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Adolescent Substance Abuse Program (ASAP) and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This ASAP Social Worker will be responsible for:
Performing comprehensive evaluations to assess severity of substance use problems and disorders, psychosocial needs.
Providing direct care to outpatients and their families through individual and group therapy.
Serving as a member of an interdisciplinary team to plan and implement patient care, assist in program development and participate in continuous quality improvement efforts of the program.
Facilitating communication between patient and family; education of family about substance use and substance use disorders, appropriate levels of care and treatment options.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's degree in Social Work, and LICSW is required.
Strong clinical skills and experience with various therapeutic modalities.
Experience working with substance use disorder identification and treatment a plus.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.