What is Licensed Social Worker?

Category: Psychotherapy

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Licensed social workers can provide case management, counseling, human services management, social welfare policy analysis, policy and practice development, community organizing, international, social and community development, advocacy, teaching, and social research.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Major depressive disorder 15 5
Generalized anxiety disorder 13 6
Post-traumatic stress disorder 11 6
Mild depression 4 3
Obsessive-compulsive disorder 4 4
Support mental / emotional health 4 1

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 17

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Licensed Social Worker

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Licensed Social Worker

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 5
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help 5
Expense 4
Felt finished with this treatment 3
Completed the number of sessions covered by my insurance 2
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 2
Change in health plan coverage 1
Found another therapist or program I preferred 1
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Duration

Stopped going to Licensed Social Worker

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 5
6 months - 1 year 4
2 - 5 years 3
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 14
Usually 2
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 5
A little hard to take 5
Not at all hard to take 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 3
$100-199 5
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 3
Not specified 6
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1 patient evaluation for Licensed Social Worker

Aug 4, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for mild depression)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Go in with an open mind. Your therapist should be, unlike family and friends, unbiased and therefore more objective about your situation.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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