Employed clinical skills in counseling individual and families regarding coping/adjusting to illness, placement and discharge planning.
Negotiated community systems and programs
Collaborated with interdisciplinary team
Jewish Association for Services for the Aged (JASA) 07/2003 –08/2012
Social Work Supervisor Adult Protective Service
Supervised case intake, screened for program eligibility, triage for emergency intervention and assigned to appropriate staff.
Supervised Masters’, Bachelors’ level social work staff and social work intern in their provision of in home and in office assessment of the social and emotional needs of client and their family.
Supervised social work staff with the development and implementation of a written care plan for the provision of full range of social services including benefits, entitlements, homecare access a ride, meals on wheels, public assistance, emergency cash relief and legal aid.
Reviewed case records with regards to ongoing assessment of client needs, monitored service efficacy and appropriate revision of service plan.
Supervised and disbursed monies to staff and clients as issued through agency relief funds or clients financial management services, to secure needed goods and services