Mental Health Specialist (Bilingual: Eng/Spanish)
Bill Wilson Center
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Post Date: Sep 03, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: Depending on experience.
Location: US - California
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Description
The Mental Health Specialist provides young adults, youth and families with behavioral health services utilizing the Transformation Care Planning (TCP) model to improve client’s emotional wellbeing and life domain functioning. Services provided may include rehabilitation counseling, skill development, assessment and treatment planning under the supervision of a licensed therapist.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:   
•        Provide mental health intake & assessment, counseling and treatment planning to youth, families, young adults and adults, in-home & on-site
•        Must meet agency & County of Santa Clara mental health standards & deadlines for all documentation, statistics & reporting.
•        Must be able to efficiently travel to client homes for appts & provide clients with transportation as needed (providing modified services at this time to honor Shelter in Place order)
•        Assist youth and families in skills-building to improve life domain functioning and developing appropriate parenting skills as well as educational and vocational plans
•        Assist youth in treatment planning to develop an “Individualized” Treatment Plan.
•        Attend meetings and trainings as required
•        Participate in Quality Improvement & Safety activities & initiatives including audits
•        Regular attendance is a requirement of the position.
•        Other duties as assigned.

Skills
Bachelor's degree (B.A. B.S.) in Behavioral Science, Social Work, Counseling or related field. Knowledge of needs of runaway, homeless and street youth and experience working with culturally diverse youth required. Valid CA drivers license with access to a personal vehicle with current Ins. Fingerprinting, TB test & CPR/First Aid required. Bilingual (English/Spanish) communication skills required.

Notes
For consideration, please submit cover letter and resume to:
ATTN: Resumes
FAX: (408) 244-4022
EMAIL: resumes@billwilsoncenter.org
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