Garnet Health Announces Behavioral Health Services Director of Social Work
The Garnet Health, comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center – Catskills, Orange Regional Medical Group, Garnet Health Doctors, and Garnet Health Foundation, is pleased to announce Beth Sciortino, LCSW as Behavioral Health Services Director of Social Work for the Garnet Health.
Ms. Sciortino has over 13 years of experience working in Behavioral Health. She has extensive clinical and leadership experience in crisis management, operations, long and short term therapies, program supervision, policy change, and curriculum development.
Ms. Sciortino joined Garnet Health Medical Center in 2011 as a Behavioral Health Clinician in the psychiatric emergency room. At the same time, she became a Mobile Mental Health Clinician through Access Supports for Living, a position she continues to hold. In 2016, Ms. Sciortino was promoted to Behavior Health Services Director of Social Work and as interim Director of Outpatient Substance Abuse Services.
She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice and has a Master of Social Work degree. She is NYS licensed as a Clinical Social Worker and NYS certified as an LCSW. She is currently an Office of Mental Health trainer in Preventing and Managing Crisis Situations (PMCS), is a nationally certified trainer in various youth development curricula, and is nationally certified as a Youth Program Quality Assessor and Trainer.