Licensed Social Worker or Licensed MFT (MH Clinician II Team Lead) AFSP

Type: 
Job
Duties: 
Provide onsite field based and direct and indirect services including assessment, plan development, case management services, crisis intervention and assess for 5150 determinations as needed. Be part of multi-disciplinary treatment team that assessed and stabilizes clients according to mental health and basic needs. Must have knowledge of DSMIVR diagnostic system.
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Provide direct and indirect client services.
 
Participate in a team approach and assertive community outreach, assessment and evaluation of assigned FSP/ AOT clients. Determine individual’s strengths, needs and resources. Assess client’s level of psychosocial impairment, self-care potential, family and support network availability, independent living needs, financial status, educational, employment or training needs, and social/recreational needs. Develop and coordinate service plans.
 
Conduct comprehensive psychosocial assessments at intake in order to enroll client in program.
 
Complete all documentation within mandated time frames and in compliance with county, state, and Center guidelines.
 
Assist clients in developing independent living skills, and resources including social/recreational, vocational or educational goals, needed to implement and achieve goals of the individual service plan.
 
Transports clients to and from appropriate service as necessary.
 
Provide crisis intervention—intervene with the client/others at the onset of a crisis to provide support and assistance in problem resolution and to coordinate or arrange for the provision of other needed services.
 
Provide 70% of services in the field in support of client’s individual service plans. Meet with each client a minimum of one time per week and as frequently as needed.
 
Assist clients in accessing peer support, self-help and recovery based services.
 
Provide individual therapy as needed.
 
Will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, participate in staff and clinical meetings and community meetings as assigned.
 
Will perform other duties as necessary.

Licensed MFT, LCSW, PhD/PsyD. (psychology) in good standing with the Board of Behavioral Sciences.

Minimum of four years experience in behavioral health care; experience with forensic chronic mentally ill preferred. Knowledge of DSMIVR required. Co-occurring Chemical dependency/mental health experience preferred.  REQ. 33161A  Apply Here