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POSITION SUMMARY: Toprovide Counseling services to clients referred to the Mental Health Program.

• To know and functionwithin standards of professional competence.
• To participate as amember of a multi-disciplinary health care team of Mental Health Program.
• To complete psychosocial assessments and plan for effective intervention strategies forclients diagnosed with a serious mental illness.
• To evaluate thepsychosocial situation through interviews with the client, family membersand/or friends.
• To provide individualpsychotherapy for referred clients.
• To inform themulti-disciplinary team and relevant community agencies of any changesthat may affect them.
• To collect data forclient tracking and performance indicator purposes.
• To consult regularlywith members of the multi-disciplinary team regarding client status andservice needs.
• To maintain effectivepublic relations by making mental health resources known to the communityand by utilizing... resources of the community for the benefit of the client.
• To recognize anyphysical or emotional problem outside the scope of Social Work knowledgeand refer to another professional staff member.
• Other duties asassigned.

• Master’s in Social Work.
• Must be certified withthe Ontario College of Certified Social Workers and Social ServiceWorkers.
• Working knowledge ofmental health legislation and related policies.
• Working knowledge of thesigns and symptoms of mental illness, risk indicators, and the potentialimpact of mental illness on family members.
• Knowledge in CBT and DBTrequired
• Working knowledge of therelevant services within the mental health program and the community.
• Must possess the verbalability to communicate with patients, physicians, program staff and otherstakeholders in order to give and receive information or instructions andto write clear and accurate reports.
• Must have the ability tofunction as a member of a multi-disciplinary health care team.
• Employment history whichdemonstrates regular attendance at work.

Bilingualism (French andEnglish) would be considered an asset.
• Mustbe vaccinated against COVID-19.

Interestedapplicants must submit their résumé by Department of Human Resources, Timminsand District Hospital, 700 Ross Avenue East, Timmins, Ontario, P4N 8P2. Telephone (705) 267-6371; Fax (705) 360-6008;Attention: Kayla Kampman, email kkampman@tadh.com .

Timminsand District Hospital will provide accommodations for applicants with disabilitiesduring the recruitment process.

TADH is committed tofostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supportingdiversity in our work environment to provide quality care where all feelvalued, respected, and supported. TADH is dedicated to building a workforcereflective of the communities in which we live, serve, and encourage Indigenouspeople, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply and self‑identify.

We thank all applicantsfor their response; however, only those selected for an interview will becontacted.



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