Rehab Case Manager- Rural / Child and Adolescent Services
This position provides case management and skills training to Child and Adolescent Consumers of Mental Health services and their families in Jones, Callahan, Shackelford, Stephens and Taylor Counties. This position is responsible for: Some daytime crisis work; Participating in diagnostic reviews and diagnostic intakes for consumers; Assessments and treatment planning, and administering the treatment, as well as teaching skills training to the child and their families; Insuring that the Treatment Plan is developed and designed based on TRAG calculations and the authorized level of care.
Schedule is primarily 8-5 with some flexibility in the evenings and on weekends. This position requires an average of 4 hours of face to face service per day. Travel expenses are paid by the Center. Must be able to work well with other child serving agencies such as local schools and Juvenile Probation. This position requires intervention for treatment and frequent in-person contact with children, families and other service providers. This position requires the ability to: identify problem/need areas; work under pressure and stressful situations in a professional manner; be thorough in assessment and documentation; locate and utilize a variety of community resources to meet the needs of children and their families; assist in negotiating and advocating for each individual with service entities outside the Center and a positive relationship with the child and their family. This position is responsible for direct assessment of the child's living environment and providing spontaneous assistance as needed to both the child and family. Will also be required to attend school ARD meetings, wraparound staffing, and CRCG meetings as they arise to act as an advocate for the child and family.
Betty Hardwick Center is a Tobacco Free Campus for all employees.
Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related Human service field from an accredited College or University. Child and Adolescent Mental Health experience is preferred. Must qualify to be a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP-CS). Must possess a valid Texas Drivers license and be an insurable driver.