PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER 1
STATE OF TENNESSEE
Government , Health Care
Position Description / Responsibilities
Summary: An employee in this class provides guidance, advice, and application of theory in treatment to patients, residents, and family where it is determined that treatment must include work on psychosocial problems. You may be assigned to or rotated among a number of assignments such as admissions, adult alcohol and drug abuse, children and youth, correctional, extended treatment, general, geriatric, residential care and treatment, or other program or unit assignment.
Education and Experience: Possession of a master's degree in social work from an accredited college or university.
Necessary Special Qualifications: Applicants for this class must possess one or more of the following conditions at the time of appointment and must be maintained during employment.
Possession of a master's degree in social work from an accredited social work program approved by the Council on Social Work Education; or Possession of a doctoral or Ph.D. in social work; or
Possession of a current master of social work certificate or independent practitioner of social work license
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