OUTPATIENT COUNSELOR

STEP BY STEP   Bethlehem , PA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
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Posted on March 4, 2020

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Evaluates strengths and needs of the outpatients clients (MH and D&A) via the assessment process to assure a positive introduction to services and to establish individual program direction.
  • Completes and maintains timely and accurate case records in accordance with the Agency’s Clinical Records Policy and Statement on Confidentiality and according to the state office of Mental Health (OMHSAS) Drug and Alcohol regulations (DOH), and County MH or D&A services, Managed Care organization Health Choices and CARF requirements.
  • Provides clients with links to additional supports and services.
  • Provides on-going psycho-social educational groups/community meeting with specific focus on mental health and/or drug and alcohol issues and behavioral issues relative to the program.
  • Completes timely documentation requirements of the program as required by Step By Step, Inc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

  • Master’s Degree in medicine, chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in human services) or other related field which includes a practicum in a health or human service agency. Must be able to work with individuals with a severe and chronic mental illness.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in medicine, chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in human services) or other related field and one year of clinical experience (a minimum of 1,820 hours) in a health or human service agency. Must be able to work with individuals with a severe and chronic mental illness.

STEP BY STEP

623 W Union Bvld.
Bethlehem , PA
https://www.stepbystepusa.com/