Institute of Living
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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The Institute of Living, one of the first mental health centers in the U.S., remains one of America’s leading not-for-profit centers for patient care, research and education in the fields of behavioral, psychiatric and addiction disorder. Through our dedicated, experienced and skilled clinicians, we provide patients and their families with the highest quality of personalized care. Programs are offered for children, adolescents and adults struggling with mental illness as well as offering services specializing in Anxiety, Eating Disorders, and Geriatric Services.
The Institute of Living is looking for a full-time caseworker in the Adult Dialectical Behavior Therapy progam. We follow Marsha Linehan’s model of DBT to treat adults who have been diagnosed with Borderline personality disorder and are committed to working on eliminating stage one target behaviors in a behavioral change program. Provides routine social services as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, including obtaining social histories, providing counseling and guidance, referrals to agencies that respond to the psycho-social needs of patients/clients and families. As appropriate identifies and refers, or seeks supervision on complex cases. Reports to Director of department or program, or designee.
• Bachelor Degree in Human Services
• Ability to obtain Public Service License required
• Demonstrated competence including knowledge and behaviors to meet age-specific needs of the client population
• Experience working in related human service setting with similar age group
We take great care of careers.
As a Hartford Healthcare entity, The Hartford Hospital Institute of Living provides eligible employees with an extensive benefits package and all the benefits of working in a thriving centrally located urban community:
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment