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(206) 341-0420

MS Social Work

Neuroscience Institute Social Work Services

Bartja Wachtel, MSW, LICSW
Bartja Wachtel,
MSW, LICSW

Role of the social worker in your care:

  • Mindfulness-based and strengths-based brief therapy
  • Long-term counseling options guidance
  • Mindfulness-based support groups and support group resources
  • Emotional self-care, living from core values and mind-body, well-being education
  • Work accommodations and disability process guidance
  • Loved ones and caregiver emotional support
  • Future planning guidance: community resources, in-home and out-of-home care guidance
  • Emotional crisis support — 24-hour crisis line for immediate help: (866) 4CRISIS or (866) 427-4747

For information and guidance on medical insurance, Virginia Mason Financial Navigators are available at patient check-in areas and by calling (206) 223-6715.

To locate community resources anywhere in Washington state, visit Washington Information Network 211 dial 2-1-1.