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Social Worker

Scope of Work – Social Worker for DBH Assessment & Referral Center (ARC)

The Assessment & Referral Center (ARC) is a walk-in facility that provides assessments on for adults (21 and over) seeking substance use disorder treatment services.  A social worker in the ARC requires the following:

·         Minimum licensure - LGSW in DC; LICSW preferred

·         Skilled in conducting biopsychosocial assessments

·         Knowledge of ASAM and DSM-V is a plus

·         Working knowledge of substance use and mental health disorders

·         Clinical understanding of the cross section between mental health and substance use

·         Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team in order to establish the best level of care for the client when needed.

·         Knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to learn new computer based applications quickly.