|Addiction Social Worker
- Systems Analysis: Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
- Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Judgment and Decision Making: Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
- Increase social work knowledge by reviewing current literature, conducting social research, and attending seminars, training workshops, or classes.
- Refer patient, client, or family to community resources for housing or treatment to assist in recovery from mental or physical illness, following through to ensure service efficacy.
- Plan and conduct programs to prevent substance abuse, to combat social problems, or to improve health and counseling services in community.
|Mental Health Counselor
- Systems Evaluation: Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system.
- Negotiation: Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.
- Operation Monitoring: Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports.
- Meet with families, probation officers, police, and other interested parties to exchange necessary information during the treatment process.
- Modify treatment activities and approaches as needed to comply with changes in clients' status.