Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network values who we are and who we serve. We recognize that each person is different, with different skills, background, knowledge, and experience. As a result, Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network is committed to fostering an open, inclusive, and supportive environment that welcomes and embraces diversity in all forms.

Under the direction and supervision of the Crisis Services Director, the Crisis Respite Group Coordinator develops a therapeutic environment for consumers in the Crisis Respite Program. The Crisis Respite Group Coordinator works closely with agency staff as well as community stakeholders to facilitate daily groups, guest speakers, and engaging activities for consumers. Coordinates appropriate services with assigned caseworkers, MCOT, triage, etc as well as other staff involved in providing therapeutic services for individuals.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
  • Builds relationships with local community agencies for referral purposes
  • Coordinates therapeutic groups, guest speakers, and activities for consumers
  • Prepares progress notes and other required documentation
  • Coordinates services with The Wood Group and HOTBHN staff
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge of mental illness and emotional components of physical illness; psychiatric diagnosis, psychosocial assessments, and crisis intervention.
  • Considerable ability to work cooperatively and effectively with professional personnel; to exercise tact, initiate, and good judgment in dealing with clients and relatives; to prepare reports and make recommendations for administrative use; to speak and write effectively; to relate to people and to interact with consumers.
  • As an employee of the Center, it is my duty, at all times, to incorporate the principles of Trauma-Informed Care, which includes cultural sensitivity, throughout the Center, emphasizing a safe and respectful environment for all clients and staff.
  • Must have and maintain a level of general health that permits the performance of job duties including ability to complete PMAB training.
Education
  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree with a major in behavioral, social sciences, humanities, or education.
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Salary: $45,000-$52,965 DOE

Benefits:

Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network 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
12 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

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

Department: Clifton Street Clinic
This is a full time position

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