Corrections and Community Supervision, Department of
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Either A. Licensed and currently registered by New York State as a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) AND have one year post licensure professional social work experience;*
Or. B. Licensed and currently registered by New York State as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Registration and licensure as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor is not considered qualifying for these examinations.
Professional social work experience involves activities such as screening, assessing and diagnosing individuals and families psychosocial needs, strengths and limitations; participating in the development of treatment plans and discharge plans; counseling and educating individuals, groups and families to promote mental, emotional, physical and social functioning; helping access needs services; providing client/patient advocacy and crisis intervention; and developing, coordinating and evaluating services and support systems. Experience limited to social work research or social work administration is NOT considered qualifying.
Licensed master social workers serve as members of interdisciplinary treatment teams providing the full range of social work services to individuals in a variety of settings. As a licensed master social worker 2, you would be required to handle more complex issues and to exercise a high level of independent professional judgement throughout the course of your activities. You may also be required to supervise and train subordinate staff
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