Children's Mobile Crisis Case Manager

  • Berrien Mental Health Authority
  • 1613 M-139 Benton Harbor Michigan 49022 United States
  • Posted: Oct 05, 2018
Full-time Professional

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:
Provides case management via mobile crisis services in the community to children/adolescents with severe emotional disturbances and their families. Assists in planning, linking, advocacy, coordination and monitoring; to assist consumers in gaining access to health services, financial assistance, employment, education, social services and natural supports. Assesses needs, develops and monitors Person Centered Plans and documents treatment in an accurate and timely manner. Evening weekend and on-call hours. Provides transportation to consumers as deemed appropriate.
 
EDUCATION:
Bachelor in Social Work or Master's Degree in an appropriate mental health discipline.
 
EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE:
One to three years’ experience depending on degree, providing treatment to children/adolescents. Excellent computer and interpersonal skills, punctuality, ability to organize and manage several projects/tasks simultaneously, and work independently. Must have reliable means of transportation for home visits and maintain safe driving record. Will provide applicable insurance needed for transporting consumers.
 
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS:
Registered with the State of Michigan as a Licensed Bachelor’s Social Worker, Limited Licensed Master’s Social Worker, Licensed Master’s Social Worker, Temporary Limited Licensed Psychologist, Limited Licensed Psychologist, Limited Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Professional Counselor and must become fully licensed within 30 months of date of hire. Must meet the standards for Child Mental Health Professional.
 
SUPERVISES:
N/A