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The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.

 

21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

Assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs. Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, client advocacy, prevention, and education.

Illustrative examples: Psychiatric Social Worker, Drug Abuse Social Worker, Community Mental Health Social Worker

Broad Occupation: 21-1020 Social Workers
Minor Group: 21-1000 Counselors, Social Workers, and Other Community and Social Service Specialists
Major Group: 21-0000 Community and Social Service Occupations

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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010