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This position provides professional counseling services of a preventative and developmental nature through direct consultation with patients. Therapy activities include individual, group and couples counseling. The incumbent develops program criteria for area of specialization such as couples or addictive behavior counseling. This position may be responsible for supervising the work of Social Workers, Interns or other caseworkers.
The University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute, in partnership with the University of Utah Medical Group, the University of Utah Community Clinics, and the Community Physician’s Group is seeking a qualified Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to join the University of Utah Community Clinics Behavioral Health Integration Program. The location of this position is at the South Jordan Health Center Primary Care Department. This position will be an integral part of an interdisciplinary team of medical professionals collaborating and delivering exceptional patient centered care through an Integrative Medicine/Population Management model. The LCSW will be embedded in busy primary care ambulatory clinic and will provide comprehensive, holistic, and professional counseling services using a wide array of approaches. Responsibilities may include program development, outreach, consultations, assessment and triage, crisis management, psychotherapy, group therapy, connecting patients with available community resources. The LCSW will demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills, open to give and receive feedback, spontaneously develop clinical programing as needed, and embrace the idea that people do not exist apart from their medical diagnosis.
Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.