psychiatric social worker

noun

social welfare (in Britain) a qualified person who works with mentally-ill people and their families, based in a psychiatric hospital, child guidance clinic, or social services department area team, and who may also be an approved social worker

Nearby words

  1. psychedelia,
  2. psychedelic,
  3. psychedelicize,
  4. psychiatric,
  5. psychiatric hospital,
  6. psychiatrist,
  7. psychiatry,
  8. psychic,
  9. psychic bid,
  10. psychic determinism

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