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Clinical Social Worker (40 Hour)

Company: State of Connecticut - Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Location: New Haven, CT


The State of Connecticut, Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) is seeking a qualified and experienced Clinical Social Worker to join our team of dedicated individuals!

Schedule: Full time (40 hours), First Shift (8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.), Monday - Friday
Facility: Connecticut Mental Health Center (CMHC)
Program: Clinical Services - Team D
Location: 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT
PCN: 26543
To work for a Forbes top company: ‘Forbes’ State of Connecticut Ranked One of the Best Employers of 2023 - State of CT Receives National Recognition for Offering Job Growth, Competitive Benefits, and Flexible Schedule;
Comprehensive benefits plan that includes industry leading health benefits with medical and dental coverage;
Extensive pension plan and supplemental retirement offerings;
Retirement healthcare offerings;
Accrued vacation, personal and sick leave;
13 paid holidays per calendar year;
Professional growth and development opportunities; and
Outstanding work-life balance!

Please Note: As a loan forgiveness organization, you may be able to qualify for one or more State or Federal loan forgiveness programs.

Be a part of a multi-disciplinary team and the agency's largest outpatient clinical team;
Provide clinical services to adults with moderate to severe mental health and substance use disorders;
Independently develop comprehensive psychosocial assessments through interviews with assigned adult clients, their families and community providers;
Provide individual and group treatment, develop crisis response plans and provide case management as needed;
Develop recovery-oriented treatment plans that include measurable treatment goals and objectives;
Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of treatment plans;
Consult and collaborate with other behavioral health and community service providers to improve and coordinate delivery of services to clients;
Document treatment in clinical records, and will complete clinical reports in compliance with agency, billing, and accrediting bodies; and
Participate in agency committees.
DMHAS is a health care agency whose mission is to promote the overall health and wellness of persons with behavioral health needs through an integrated network of holistic, comprehensive, effective, and efficient services and supports that foster dignity, respect, and self-sufficiency in those we serve.

CMHC is an urban community mental health center with an exceptional 50-year tradition of serving individuals with serious mental illness and/or addiction. Founded in 1966, CMHC is a partnership between DHMAS and the Yale Department of Psychiatry. CMHC is nationally recognized for its scientific research into the causes and treatment of mental illness and addiction. The Abraham Ribicoff Research Facilities include multiple research programs in a variety of areas. CMHC is also a major training site for individuals pursuing careers in mental health fields including psychiatry, psychology, social work, nursing and pastoral care.