Performs mental health services for severe adult mentally ill clients.  Work involves conducting crisis follow ups, interviews, and clinical assessments; site-crisis coverage for referrals and, provision of continuity of care to referred mental health individuals in crisis.  Works under moderate supervision of the Supervisor with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment in carrying out details of the work.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:

 

  • Completes Follow Ups for Mobile Crisis Outreach Team following initial crisis intervention
  • Provides crisis counseling and supports as deemed necessary
  • Coordinates referrals to community-based providers
  • Provides on-site crisis assessments and develops intervention plans
  • Provides crisis assessments in the community including hospitals
  • Prepares progress notes and other required documentation

Knowledge, Skills, and Essential Functions

  • Excellent written communication  and basic computer knowledge for inputting clinical documentation
  • Excellent verbal communication with clients, staff, and community providers
  • Time management required to meet service goals
  • Travel includes 15% local and 15% regional to individuals in need
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing, and lifting up to 30 lbs.
  • Ability to be CPR and PMAB certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's in social work, psychology or related field with ability to obtain Qualified Mental Health Professional credentialing required
  • 1 year of case management experience preferred

Hours: 10AM-6PM M-F 

Salary: $30,000-$36,172 DOQ

Benefits:

Heart of Texas Region MHMR strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Employer paid Health Insurance
Employer paid Dental Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance
Payroll Direct Deposit
10 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

Excellent 401-K Retirement Plan (Center will contribute 12% of employee earnings)
              **Certain Requirements Needed**

Location: Clifton Street Clinic/MCOT

Department: Clifton Street Clinic
This is a full time position

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