Will work directly with the Community Support Team (CST) an intensive behavioral health service for clients discharged from the hospital or extended stays from multiple discharges from Crisis Stabilization Units or those who are difficult to engage in treatment. CST services are provided to clients to reduce hospitalizations and crisis episodes and increase community tenure/independent functioning; increase time working with or with social contacts; and increase personal satisfaction and autonomy. Through active assistance and based on identified individualized needs, the client will be engaged in the recovery process.
- Will conduct psychiatric assessments, assessing physical health needs, making appropriate referrals to community physicians, providing management and administration of medication in conjunction with the psychiatrist.
- Will provide a wide range of treatment, rehabilitation and support services.
- Will share shift management responsibilities with other staff.
- Will participate in the provision of treatment, rehabilitation and support services
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