Behavioral Health Social Worker – Inpatient Psychiatry

Requisition Number: 2023-4455

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Clinton, MD


Come work with a great team!  Signet Health has an opening for a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW-C) or Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)

We look for qualified licensed professionals and place our trust in our employees to do their best.  Signet Health offers a market-competitive compensation package including generous salary and PTO. 

In this role, you will be responsible for providing direct clinical social work services to patients and their families as a part of the multidisciplinary team with most emphasis on the following essential duties:

* Facilitate Individual, family and group therapy* Complete Intakes and psychosocial assessments* Implements and update Treatment plans* Complete insurance authorizations* Provide Crisis intervention


Qualifications Needed:

  • Current and unencumbered Maryland license required. 
  • LMSW required.
  • 2 years experience in an adult Inpatient behavioral health and substance use facility.
  • Experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and psychotherapy required.
  • Experience facilitating patients' access to community resources and conducting therapeutic groups is required.
  • Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills and display excellent oral/written communication skills.
  • Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to build rapport quickly and develop positive working relationships with program staff. 


Hospital/Program Description

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is a 286-bed facility that provides over 60,000 emergency room visits and 20,000 admissions each year.  The Behavioral Health Department includes a 28-bed Adult inpatient unit and Partial Hospitalization Program.