Bilingual Counselor – Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR)

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Provides individual and group Psychosocial Rehabilitative services (PSR) for adults with chronic mental illness using the identified principles of the program in order to help participants reduce or ameliorate symptoms and to improve independent living skills. Provides education and skill-building sessions, including socialization, illness and medication self-management, recovery planning, healthy-living, and in-vivo cooking sessions with participants, among others. Uses individual treatment plans to inform services provided. Monitors treatment progress regularly and reviews treatment plans as needed.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, social work or related field, or 5 years of experience in mental health and/or substance abuse field in lieu of education. 

  • Bilingual Spanish/English required. 

  • Experience working with diverse populations and groups preferred. 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Association House of Chicago does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service and any other classification protected by law.

Application Instructions

Please email Jaime Garcia, Human Resources Director, with your resume and cover letter directly at jgarcia@associationhouse.org.