Social Worker / Liasson (0.6 to Full Time, negotiable)
|Category:||SW Dip, BSW, RSW|
|Employer:||Dr. Charl Els (Occupational and Addiction Psychiatrist)|
|Title:||Social Worker / Liasson (0.6 to Full Time, negotiable)|
|Address:||3400 Manulife Place, 10180-101 Street NW|
|Salary:||Offers a Competitive Salary|
In this unique position you will be asked to work closely with a subspecialist Psychiatrist, to assist in completing biopsychosocial assessments in an outpatient psychiatric setting;
|Qualifications:||Diploma, Bachelor’s, or Master's Degree in Social Work from an accredited School of Social Work.
Experience working in, or an interest in mental health settings is preferred, but not a requirement.
Working knowledge of the DSM-5 is recommended.
Full registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW) is required.
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate is preferred.
Recent graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.
|Description:||Join a small team of existing health professionals in downtown Edmonton;
Work closely with an Addiction Psychiatrist / Occupational Psychiatrist and Social Worker in completing comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments in a psychiatric setting, mental status examinations (MSE), and necessary psychological testing;
Obtain collateral information from relevant sources;
Maintain accurate assessment documentation of relevant information in accordance with company policy standards to meet regulatory and legal requirements and provide evidence and rationale to support findings and treatment plan such as compiling pertinent background information for clinical case planning and collecting information to assist the practice psychiatrist in the preparation of reports for the Courts and for lawyers;
Support Dr. Els in compiling written reports and summaries as per policy, standards and guidelines;
Maintain excellent working relationships with referral sources.
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Resume can be sent to: Cels@ualberta.ca