The Counselor/Social Worker willdevelop and coordinate individualized discharge plans for patientsand to provide quality counseling care directly and indirectly topatients. Responsibilities include: Develops and coordinates an individualizeddischarge plan for the patient by utilizing treatment team and chartinformation to determine the patient's aftercare needs. Identifies and assesses family or communityresources such as, group homes, or mental health practitioners tomeet patients' aftercare needs. Communicates with referral sources and otherappropriate parties regarding patients' progress. Develops and implements a plan of treatment,in conjunction with members of multi-disciplinary team. Conducts didactic and other appropriatepatient groups. Coordinates and implements patients'discharge. Attends and participates in department andother program or clinical and administrative meetings. career. Brentwood Hospital is a200-bed psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment facilitylocated in Shreveport, Louisiana. Brentwood has served Louisiana,East Texas and South Arkansas for more than 40 years. We providequality services to children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. Wehelp individuals and families achieve optimal mental health,resulting in improved quality of life. A dedicated professional teamprovides individualized treatment, meeting the personal needs of ourcustomers in a safe and nurturing environment. Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respectedhealth care management companies, operating through its subsidiariesacute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatorycenters nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have morethan 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build orpurchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and createa strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective costcontrol. Our success comes from a responsive management style and aservice philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.