This position serves high risk underserved population in a multi-discipline team approach involving parent partners and case managers.
Provides mental health services, including engagement, evaluation, individual therapy, family therapy, Individual rehabilitation case management services in-home and at schools and other services to Clients referred to the Community Services or Wraparound Program. MHS 2’s primary responsibility for mental health and case management services to children or adolescents and their families. He/ She acts as liaison with external agencies and functions on teams with other clinical and support staff. Documents and bills for mental health and case management services, and completes outcomes information.
•MFTI or ACSW - Must be registered with the BBS – Current Intern Number Required
•Master’s Degree in child counseling, development or psychology, social services or vocational counseling or related social science field
•Two-four (2-4) years’ experience in a mental health field working with SED children adolescents (preferred) in residential or outpatient settings
•Bilingual in the language of Spanish is Highly Desired to meet our client needs
•Valid California Driver’s License and ability to drive to and from client’s homes in personal vehicle
Skills and Abilities (illustrative only)
•Experience in Wraparound, Community Services, Evidence Based Practices, FSP, MST, TFCBT or School Based Programs, etc.
•Experience with DMH and / or DCFS highly desired
•Ability to perform clear, concise and timely documentation and correspondence EMR
Knowledge of community resources, especially related to the Mental Health, Education, Medical, and Social Services fields, is highly desirable to make appropriate linkages