The Municipality of Powassan

507 Main Street, Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0 | 705-724-1020

Social Worker

A Social Worker is a registered professional with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers who is guided by the Scope of Practice and Ethical Standards.

Social Workers help resolve problems by providing counselling and therapy when needed. They may come from different educational backgrounds with varying specialties.

Please visit the following websites for further information:

Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers

A registered Social Worker will work collaboratively with other health care professionals to guide your treatment goals within the following areas:

  • Mental health concerns (i.e.: depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, etc.)
  • Stress management
  • Effective coping skills
  • Addiction
  • Family support for those suffering with mental health and/or addiction issues
  • Concurrent Disorders
  • Education to support wellness and recovery management

Further assistance includes:

  • Referrals and advocacy for access to resources to assist individuals and families
  • Crisis intervention
  • Programs

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