Social Services Assistant L I C S W resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Skilled and compassionate LICSW with 10+ years of clinical experience in medical and mental health settings, working with diverse populations on both inpatient and outpatient basis. Experienced in providing individual and family counseling to children, adolescents and adults, as well as crisis intervention services, assessments, treatment planning and evaluation, and collaboration with community agencies and multidisciplinary teams regarding client care. Seeking a part-time substitute teaching position in a school setting.

  • Assessments
  • Individual and Family Counseling
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Dual Diagnosis Specialist
  • Family Systems Treatment
  • Life Skills Counseling
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • PTSD Treatment
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
Work History
01/2017 to Current Social Services Assistant/L.I.C.S.W. Habitat For Humanity | Middle Island, NY,
  • Conduct daily intake evaluations for adult patients at 110-bed medical rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility
  • Complete initial treatment planning process and identify measurable goals for treatment with patients and their families
  • Coordinate with multidisciplinary team of physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, nutritionists and case managers regarding needed patient care
  • Complete weekly mood/depression screenings on patients to assess need for psychiatric evaluation and services
  • Conduct patient chart reviews and complete discharge summary notes
04/2014 to 02/2017 Activity Monitor John F. Kennedy Elementary School | City, STATE,
  • Supervised lunch and recess activity for 400 elementary-aged students on a daily basis
  • Coordinated with school staff and administration regarding student needs and behavior management issues
04/2001 to 06/2004 Director Of Family Services South Bay Mental Health Center | City, STATE,
  • Served as Program Director for the Family Services Team, providing individual and family treatment to clients in Brockton and the surrounding communities
  • Provided clinical supervision for 22 Master's-level and Bachelor's-level clinicians on a weekly basis
  • Coordinated referrals for outpatient and home-based therapeutic interventions, with a goal of maintaining intact families and improving individual and family functioning
  • Collaborated with staff from the Department of Social Services, the Brockton Public School system and the Plymouth County District Court regarding clients' treatment needs and managed ongoing relationships with community agencies
  • Provided crisis intervention for at-risk clients and coordinated with agency medical staff regarding clients' psychiatric medication needs
  • Facilitated weekly Brockton Community Resource meeting focused on inter-agency collaboration and how to better serve at-risk client population
  • Led weekly staff meetings and conducted trainings on various topics for colleagues' professional development
  • Completed daily clinical administrative paperwork and served on agency Utilization Review Committee
09/1998 to 04/2001 Staff Therapist, Forensic And Addictions Team South Bay Mental Health Center | City, STATE,
  • Provided weekly individual and family outpatient and home-based therapeutic intervention for a caseload of 40 clients, using cognitive-behavioral therapy, as well as family systems and psycho-educational treatment modalities
  • Conducted assessments, developed treatment plans and set and measured goals to monitor client progress
  • Collaborated with the Department of Social Services, the Plymouth County District Court Probation Department and other community agencies regarding clients' treatment progress and needs
  • Completed intake evaluations/screenings and substance abuse evaluations for dual-diagnosis client population and completed documentation for client medical records and billing department
  • Supervised 2 Master's-level clinicians for licensure on a weekly basis
  • Served on agency Utilization Review Committee
  • Received the Brockton Community Services Award of Excellence
Expected in 05/1998 Master of Social Work | Clinical Social Work Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA GPA:

Focus on Child & Adolescent Development, Women's Health Issues and Mental Health Care.

Expected in 05/1996 Bachelor of Arts | Psychology, Sociology Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA GPA:

Dean's List, Member of the Alpha Kappa Delta National Honor Society

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School Attended

  • Boston College
  • Boston College

Job Titles Held:

  • Social Services Assistant/L.I.C.S.W.
  • Activity Monitor
  • Director Of Family Services
  • Staff Therapist, Forensic And Addictions Team


  • Master of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Arts

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