Knowledgeably incorporates evidence based practices and philosophies into engagement strategies, treatment planning and the selection of interventions based on each Persons’ assessed readiness and expressed interest in order to support long-term recovery. These practices include but are not limited to; Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT), Stages of Change, Motivational Interviewing, Harm Reduction, Seeking Safety and Trauma Recovery and Empowerment Model (TREM). Participate on the Engagement Team of assigned persons as directed by the ACCS Clinical Supervisor and carry out case management activities for assigned individuals. Implement interventions identified in Persons’ treatment plans to assist Persons in developing and utilizing skills in the areas of activities of daily living; obtaining and maintaining housing, employment, school, and familial relationships; socialization and recreation; self-management of symptoms and medication self-administration; and health and well-being skills, such as healthy eating, physical activity, relaxation techniques. Document interventions carried out, progress made towards goals, and observed changes to physical health and mental status in daily notes in order to better inform assessment and treatment planning. Contribute to the provision of high-quality and effective clinical services and operational excellence by sharing observations in shift logs and by collaborating towards solutions during staff meetings. Accompany Persons to medical, dental and psychiatric appointments or leisure activities via public transportation, agency vehicle, or staff car and teach skills for self-advocacy and safe use of community resources. Collaborate with Care Coordination Entities and other providers to ensure access to appropriate medical, clinical, self-help, and peer modalities during times of crisis, care transitions, other life transitions and changes in health status. Train Persons in medication self-administration procedures as designated in individual plans and administer medications in accordance with the standards of the Medication Administration Program (MAP) standards. Keep abreast of, and implement, all safety plans and procedures to ensure overall health and safety of Persons including engaging in crisis intervention through de-escalation techniques and access of emergency services as needed. Utilize recovery-oriented language and principles in all communication and interactions with Persons, colleagues, and collaterals. Take on a specialized role based on interest, demonstrated skill, or expertise at the request of the Clinical Supervisor, Program Manager, or Assistant Program Manager (attach signed Specialized Role Description if assigned). Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
What you will need to bring: Track record- Demonstrated compassionate care in the Deliver Services. Two or more year’s experience working in a mental health setting. Education- Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Human Services. Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills- Proven experience in handling difficult situations so they become more positive and productive. Computer Skills - Proficiency in MicroSoft Office and Google docs. Keywords: healthcare, human services, mental health, psychiatric disabilities, substance abuse, case management, direct care, administer medications, community living supports, support services, housing, housing supports, outreach.
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