Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
It provides therapy, psychiatric assessment, treatment, and crisis intervention as needed.
Provides therapeutic counseling for children, adolescents and family members enrolled in treatment at the FRIENDS Clinic. Works under general direction.
Licensure: Current registration to practice as an LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT or LCAT in New York State required
Education: Master's degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or Creative Arts Therapy after successfully completing a prescribed course of study at an accredited graduate school and certified or licensed by New York State.
Experience: Two years experience working as a clinician with patients in a mental health setting including one year of experience working with children/adolescents and families required.
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