Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Overview

Highly experienced as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with both adults and geriatrics. Well qualified to provide group therapy in various areas including supportive therapy, psycho-educational and motivational interviewing.

Core Qualifications
  • NH LICSW #928
  • Individual therapist
  • Group therapist
  • Discharge planner
  • Experience with numerous diagnoses
  • Experienced with both inpatient and ambulatory settings

Involved in Developing a Geriatric Partial Hospitalization Program collaboratively with professionals from other disciplines.

Developed and implemented the patient privacy part of HIPAA for a small practice including completion of policies, forms and staff training.

Supervise Master's level social workers pursuing their LICSW.

Supervise second year MSW student interns.

Master of Social Work: Social Work, Expected in 1995
Salem State University - Salem, MA
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology, Expected in 1992
Keene State College - Keene, NH
Psychiatric Social Worker, 02/2010 to Current
State Of OregonBoardman, OR,

Inpatient Psychiatric Social Worker

  • Voluntary and involuntary patients
  • Complete psychosocial assessments on each patient
  • Lead a supportive psychotherapy group daily
  • Work with the team to develop individual treatment plans for each patient
  • Collaborate with each patient to develop an appropriate discharge plan including referral for outpatient services
  • Participate in family meetings and education
Senior Psychiatric Social Worker, 04/2008 to 02/2010
Lutheran ServicesClinton, IA,

Inpatient psychiatric social worker

  • Worked primarily with involuntary patients
  • Patient assessment, support and education
  • Interfacing with various agencies including NH prisons and the Secure Psychiatric Unit, Community Mental Health Centers and Disability Rights
  • Assisted patients to find adequate housing and access to community resources
Social Worker, 02/1996 to 03/2008
Lutheran ServicesCouncil Bluffs, IA,

Ambulatory Psychiatric Social Worker

  • Provided group psychotherapy to geriatric patients with a range of cognitive abilities and psychiatric diagnoses
  • Facilitated family meetings to address issues such as crisis management, grief and loss and future planning
  • Educated and supported members of the interdisciplinary team
Social Worker, 2002 to 2004
Generations Geriatric Mental HealthCity, STATE,

Outpatient Social Worker

  • Provided clinical assessment with case review to MD to meet the needs of outpatients
  • Provided individual psychotherapy to patients in long term care settings
  • Worked as the Privacy Officer for the practice
  • Liaison with a variety of staff in long term care settings to advocate for patients' individual psychiatric care needs

2003 Co-authored a book of reproducible therapeutic activities, "Enhancing Self-Esteem in Older Adults."


2008 Created and presented Schwartz Rounds Presentation on Compassionate Care of Sex Offenders

2004 Presented at the Association for Ambulatory Behavioral Health Care National Conference, Boston on 'Geropsychiatric PHP: Lessons learned in delivering care.'

Memberships/Scholarly Societies

NH Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker #928

Member in good standing of NASW

Member of Elliot Hospital Ethics Committee

Member of the New Hampshire Disaster Behavioral Health Team

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School Attended

  • Salem State University
  • Keene State College

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  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Senior Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Social Worker
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  • Master of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Arts

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