psychiatric social worker


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psychiatric social worker

[‚sī·kē′a·trik ′sō·shəl ‚wərk·ər]
(psychology)
A specialist who utilizes the techniques of both social work and psychiatry to serve the community.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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