Clinician/Mental Health Coordinator II
SSG/AP Recovery

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Post Date: Jan 28, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: BOE
Location: US - California - Los Angeles
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Description
•        Provides mental health and case management (housing/benefits assistance/vocational/socialization & recreation) services.
•        Provide linkage and referrals to ensure continuous system of care such as for substance use treatment and other needed community resources.
•        Assist with vocational, housing, self-help and peer support services.
•        Coordinates services with various public and private community health, mental health, and social service agencies in treatment of clients.
•        Outreach and engagement.
•        Reports program activities and development, crises, and any other pertinent information to appropriate chain of command.
•        Transport client(s) to connect with necessary community resources.
•        Establish and maintain a therapeutic relationship with client and family members.
•        Participation in the treatment recommendations.
•        Provides crisis intervention.
•        Provide and/or assist with on-call emergency coverage.
•        Provide daily/weekly contact with client to ensure continuous system of care.
•        Participate, coordinate and implement cooperative arrangements and/or team conferences with various inter-disciplinary team members in the development and implementation of client’s treatment plan and aftercare plan.
•        Maintain and submit billing records in a timely manner.
•        Maintain and update client’s files and documentation in accordance with DMH guidelines.
•        Maintain productivity standard as required.
•        Perform other tasks and responsibilities as assigned by the Division Director and/or Program Manager.


Skills
•        Masters in Social Work or MFT from an accredited college or university.
•       Spanish Speaking preferred
•        Licensed or Registered with California BBS.
•        Verification of employment eligibility and background check.
•        Must have reliable transportation, valid California Drivers License and proof of automobile insurance coverage.
•        Basic computer software programs (e.g. word processing, spreadsheet and internet).
•        Knowledge of diagnoses, symptoms and mental Illness.


Notes
•        Knowledge of community resources.
•        Overtime, holiday or weekend work may be required in times of crisis intervention.
•        Preferred: one year of direct service experience in a hospital or mental health setting which has an interdisciplinary team approach.
•        Ability to work with the chronically mentally ill population.



Contact Details
Name: Angela Kang
Address: 1968 W. Adams Blvd
City: Los Angeles
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 90018
Country: United States
FAX: 323-731-5618
Email: recruit@aprtp.org