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Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Princeton, NJ at Community Options

Date Posted: 12/28/2018

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Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.  

This Full-Time position is part of the Department of Children and Families (DCF).

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) uses best practice within a community based setting to apply social work methods to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of psycho-social dysfunction, including mental, emotional and behavioral disorders for families and individuals. The main responsibility of a clinical social worker is to screen medical records, conduct interviews and assessments, set treatment goals, and arrange for expediting and coordinating services.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker Responsibilities:

  • Provide treatment to youth with mental disorders, as well as various behavioral and emotional disturbances.
  • Experience treating children with sexualized behaviors a plus.
  • Maintain liaison with area resources and coordinate social service activities.
  • Assess and plan for the social requirements of youths and families.
  • Develop social service programs and resources.
  • Provide consultation on various social aspects of procedures, policies. and services to staff.
  • Comply with CRMC policies.
  • Serve as an active member of each person’s Inter-Disciplinary Team (IDT), which includes involvement in Individual Habilitation Plan development and ISP.


  • Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW).
  • Must be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with children and families.
  • Ability to collect, interpret, and graph data.
  • Understanding and commitment to community based support for youth with behavior challenges.
  • Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form.

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds (weight of average manual wheelchair when chair is empty)
  • Frequent lifting, stretching, and other physical exertion during positioning of consumers or equipment
  • Work will take place in the administrative office, community, and in the homes.

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Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer