• Licensed Clinical Social Worker-Psychiatry

    Weill Cornell Medical College New York, NY 10176

    Job #1872319356

  • Position Summary

    We are seeking motivated and enthusiastic applicants for a full-time clinical social worker position in the Department of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine. The Clinical Social Worker will work in the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Research and Clinical Service, which is conducting multiple large-scale studies aimed at developing improved treatment protocols for patients receiving TMS for depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, and other neuropsychiatric conditions. Responsibilities will include conducting diagnostic and other clinical evaluations; recruiting and consenting research participants; communicating with participants, their families, and their treatment providers; and supervising junior staff.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Provides individual and group therapy in an outpatient setting, via telemedicine and/or in-person treatment.

    • Provides comprehensive assessment and diagnosis using the DSM-V. Develops treatment plans and aftercare planning.

    • Prepares ahead for sessions, tailoring treatment to each patient's unique needs.

    • Documents in a timely manner. Participates in program growth that includes engaging in wellness programming planning and/or community outreach activities.

    • Attends and contributes to team meetings and peer supervision.

    • Engages in continuing education.

    • Communicates and collaborates regularly with patient care team-both other mental health care providers, as well as other medical providers at Weill Cornell Medicine / New York Presbyterian Hospital.

    Education

    • Master's Degree in related field

    Experience

    Experience working with individuals and families a?ected by mental illness.

    Experience in providing psychotherapy - particularly Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

    Ability to thrive within a complex medical system.

    Working understanding of the healthcare system.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Ability to communicate effectively.

    • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

    • Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.

    Licenses and Certifications

    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) by the State of New York

    Working Conditions/Physical Demands

    Ability to work from home or on-site.

    Ability to perform clinical evaluations of psychiatric patients, strong communication skills, attention to detail, organizational skills, ability to work independently, and ability to work as part of a team.

    Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Our doctors and scientists-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization-are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients - the center of everything we do. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.