#106763 Social Worker Associate
Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 22, 2020
#106763 SOCIAL WORKER ASSOCIATE
Filing Deadline: Tue 12/1/2020
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/19/20 for
consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants
should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/01/20. Eligible Special
Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for
Under general supervision, the Social Work Associate will work in
the Adolescent PHP and IOP programs to monitor and manage the
patient milieu, providing group therapy and coordinating care with
the rest of the team. At the discretion of the supervisor, the
Social Work Associate may carry a small caseload (i.e. provide
individual and family/couples therapy to patients). Also performs
administrative support tasks related to the day-to-day operations
of the Adolescent programs, attend weekly trainings and workshops,
weekly interdisciplinary team meetings, and participates in the
coordination of care with the rest of the treatment team. Other
duties as assigned.
Possession of a Bachelor's Degree in psychology, social work, or
One (1) year of experience in psychology, social work, or related
Provision of services (clinical or research) to individuals with
Experience working directly with individuals diagnosed with an
eating disorder, OR experience working in an IOP, PHP, residential,
or inpatient program.
Training and/or experience in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) or
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
Thorough working knowledge of the most current DSM categories and
Strong knowledge and skill in problem-focused psychotherapeutic
Proven ability to form constructive working relationships with
eating disorder patients.
Ability to provide phone coaching to patients (i.e. be available by
phone to assist patients in applying skills to prevent
* Master's Degree in social work.
* Experience in providing meal support to patients.
* Experience in providing professional services to individuals with
eating disorders. Training and experience in Dialectical Behavior
* Experience working directly with patients in a Day Treatment or
* Experience implementing evidence based treatment including FBT,
OCD, CBT, DBT, ERP, etc.
* Flexible to work variable hours and locations based on business
needs, including Saturdays from 9am - 3:30pm.
* Employment is subject to a criminal background check and
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San
Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care,
biomedical research, education, and community service. Our
facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer
Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye
Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient
clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated
Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county.
We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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prior to the initial closing date. If a job has an extended
deadline, applications/resumes will be considered during the
extension period; however, a job may be filled before the extended
date is reached.
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Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity
or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California
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