Social Work Services

Social work services at the Utah State Hospital are provided by therapists who have earned a maters degree in social work at an accredited university and who are licensed in the state of Utah by the Department of Business Regulations. Social workers serve on their assigned unit as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team. Each patient has an assigned social worker who assists him/her to understand and recover from his/her mental illness. Social workers provide clinical interventions including assessments, treatment planning, individual therapy, group therapy and family therapy.

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