Harm Reduction Specialist
PATH
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Post Date: May 18, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: Gross earning $26.92-$29.62/hr
Location: US - California - San Jose
Job Reference: JR 1989
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Description
The Harm Reduction Specialist works as part of a multidisciplinary ICMS team and utilizes the harm reduction model to identify positive interventions to improve program participants’ quality of life. Responsibilities of the Harm Reduction Specialist Include:

Performing initial substance use assessments and developing treatment plans that address all client needs including case management services, substance use treatment, mental health services and community services

Providing on-going case management support to assess progress in treatment plans and make changes as necessary

Meeting with participants at a minimum of twice monthly to provide therapeutic supportive case management services

Providing crisis intervention services focused in enhancing client independence

Providing intentional case management supports that move the client from a high intensity level of service to a more independent, recovery focused level

Executing and maintaining documentation according to PATH policies and programmatic obligations

Skills
Have 2 or more years of experience providing substance use case management services in a non-profit, for profit, government, or public service environment