Responsible for providing intake, therapy and case management services for adults and adolescents with moderate to severe mental illness or dually diagnosed. Uses intensive outreach strategies to engage participants in services. Conducts comprehensive mental health and substance use assessments to determine service needs. Formulates treatment plans and implements intervention strategies. Monitors and reviews treatment plan regularly. Monitors participants’ symptoms and medication regularly. Provides crisis intervention services in consultation with program supervisor. Coordinates and links participants with needed services and community resources. Documents all services using program protocols.
Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, counseling, social work, or related field.
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.
One year post-grad experience in the mental health or substance use treatment field preferred.
Experience working with multi-ethnic populations preferred.
Must have daily use of a car, current insurance, valid driver’s license, and a driving record acceptable to Agency insurance carrier.
Flexibility to work on weekends, evenings, holidays during emergencies when assigned to the rotating emergency cellular.
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