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Social Work Interns (ID: 105769) for Fall 2017

Agency/Facility

Rockland Psych Center

140 Old Orangeburg Road
Orangeburg , NY 10962

Division/Unit: Division of Adult Services

 

Web Site: http://rpcweb.omh.state.ny.us(New Window)

 

School Affiliation

Fordham University, Adelphi University, SUNY Albany


Proposal Information

Description:

The interns assist clinicians with social work related tasks (phone calls, research etc). They meet with clients to provide additional support between therapeutic clinic appointments. They facilitate Wellness Self Management Groups and co lead therapeutic groups. Social Work interns accompany clients on interviews for less restrictive residential sites, benefits and habitation programs. Master level interns have responsibility for documentation related to developing charts including core history, core evaluations, individual service plans, and progress notes and enrolling patients in PMHP for new admissions.

 

Skills:

documentation

group leadership skills

critical thinking

research

 

Internship Areas: Health Services, Human Resources, Human Services

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Rockland

Number of Interns Needed: 5

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Human Services, Social Science