Regional Mental Health Center is seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for the Intake position at Merrillville, IN location.
Conduct intake interviewing, identify and obtain needed information from sources other than the interview (previous records, collateral information, etc.) Integrate data from various sources and presents orally and/or in writing a coherent organized formulation. Develop appropriate diagnostic impression and provide supporting data to supervising physician. Make recommendations which are appropriate given the client’s strengths, weaknesses, and unique circumstances and characteristics including issues of diversity. Participate in regular departmental staff meetings.
Benefits: Full Medical, Dental and vision benefits available.
401K, Pension and Wellness Program.
Shift: Days; with two late evenings per week
MA/MS degree in Social Work or Psychology, 2 years of experience with the target population are required. In addition, an active License for the State of Indiana in any of the following disciplines (LCSW, LMHC, LMFT) is required.
Internal Number: REG431
About Regional Mental Health Center
Regional Mental Health Center, is a progressive, not-for-profit, comprehensive community mental health center, with over a dozen locations, located within 45-minutes southeast of downtown Chicago in Northwest Indiana. Regional is part of the system of private non-profit mental health centers that have successfully served Indiana for over 40 years. Regional Mental Health Center offers a comprehensive range of professional services to meet the mental health and addiction treatment needs of adults, children, and families. Services can vary from parenting or stress management classes for the general public, to crisis intervention services or hospitalization for an acute psychiatric episode. As an organization that specializes in providing behavioral health programs, Regional Mental Health Center also provides such services as counseling for marriage, child-related, and aging concerns, as well as treatment for addiction problems and serious mental illness. We provide individual, couple, group and family therapy, and psychopharmacology services at multiple locations. The Strawhun Center in Merrillville, Indiana has an inpatient program, which provides acute hospital care for mild ...to serious psychiatric disorders. Additionally, addictions programs are provided for adults needing residential care or intensive day treatment at both the East Chicago and Merrillville, Indiana locations. Outpatient psychotherapy groups for substance abusers are also provided at multiple locations.