Clinical Case Manager
Covenant house
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Post Date: Feb 06, 2020
Job Type: Part Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: 25-26 an hour
Location: US - California - Oakland
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Description
The ideal candidate will be a dynamic case manager with solid experience managing the needs of youth and coordinating efforts outside agencies. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated expertise in the following areas:


• Demonstrate experience in the application of theories and principles of mental health consultation, multidisciplinary /counseling, youth      support, trauma-informed practice, cultural responsiveness, and positive youth development, and positive trauma growth.
• Utilize of the principles and practices of behavioral health supports in the unique settings serving youth disconnected from safety.
• Demonstrate cultural responsiveness, assessment of psychosocial needs of youth and a track record of developing a collaborative rapport with youth and referrals as well as an established network of community-based service providers.
• Identify available youth and family resources, with the knowledge and ability to assess eligibility for a variety of health care and social service programs.
• Strengthen and support efforts to create a positive climate, prevent conflict and violence, and enhance the culture of all the programs.
• Provide quality mental health services in a youth shelter and drop in center settings to support youth with behavioral issues, depression and other mental health issues, drug/alcohol dependencies, effects of physical/sexual abuse, extensive exposure to violence and/or other trauma as well as a lack of basic needs, and homelessness.
• Demonstrate familiarity with psycho social issues and dynamics of working with commercially sexually exploited youth.
• Manage, track and report data on the status of student progress.
• Manage a caseload and supervision while staying focused on a variety of critical priorities, including mental health prevention, consultation and psych education. Successfully align program service objectives with individual performance goals.
Licensed MFT, Psy.D.or LCSW preferred, but will consider Associate Clinical Social Worker Intern, MFTI with experience in trauma-informed treatment and a minimum of two years’ experience with high risk youth.

Skills
Clinical Case Manager provides clinical case management and targeted intervention services to homeless, disconnected and commercially sexually exploited youth at our youth shelters and drop in centers.at-risk youth. Clinical Case Managers provide mental health consultations, conduct a variety of prevention activities to strengthen youth resilience and decrease risk factors, perform and/or coordinate psychosocial risk assessments, facilitate and/or participate on multidisciplinary teams. ,

Notes
YEAH! is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.


Contact Details
Name: Denise Dickens
Address: 200 Harrison St.
City: Oakland
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 94607
Country: United States
Ph: 5103791010