This position's primary duty is to prevent involuntary commitments of consumers to state or diversionary hospitals. Other duties include assessment of consumer's needs and strengths; planning and setting treatment goals and objectives with the consumer, evaluation of progress towards these goals; advocating on behalf of the consumer; and crisis assistance/intervention.
Requires : BA/BS Degree in Human Service field; six month minimum experience working with MI populations.
Prefer: Knowledge of Mental Hygiene Commitment Process; knowledge of community resources for behavioral health problems including mental illness, substance abuse and mental retardation/ developmental disabilities.
Valley Healthcare System - 21 months ago