Under the direct supervision of the Center Director, this position provides casework including coordination, monitoring and skills training services to parents, managing conservators and children. The person in this position is responsible for the delivery of psychosocial rehabilitation services to children and youth with severe emotional disturbances. This position updates demographic data, provides uniform assessments required by the state authority and the Center, collaborates with individuals served to develop person-centered recovery plans, and provides rehabilitation, skills training and documentation of services delivered. The person in this position should provide training in skills that primarily focus on furthering an individual’s independence, community living skills and overall wellness and recovery. Services provided by the person in this position should promote community integration, meaningful education and employment, and improved quality of life.
|Credentials||Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in a social, behavioral, or human service field. Knowledge of mental illness as defined in the DSM-IV services to promote wellness and recovery to individuals with mental illness is required. Must have a valid Texas Driver's License.|
Preferred Qualifications: One year of experience in providing wellness and recovery support services in mental health, substance abuse and/or crisis intervention and screening preferred; Master’s degree in psychology, social work or a related human services field preferred. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
|Closing Date||Open until filled|