Behavioral Health Coordinator
Job Code: BHC - 113
Revision Date: Dec 21, 2018
$17.55 - $28.71 Hourly
$1,404.00 - $2,296.80 Biweekly
$36,501.00 - $59,712.00 Annually
We are an agency committed to innovative behavioral health services in trauma-informed care that promote healing and recovery to instill a sense of empowerment and foster a lifelong sense of resilience.
The purpose of this job is to perform advanced/social/mental health/IDD services work to include, but not limited to any of the following: assessments for appropriateness for services; work involves serving as a liaison between clients; clients' families, and the community to obtain/provide assistance and rehabilitative/therapeutic treatment; may clinically guide or train and assign work of others; this position will also assist with conducting screenings and diagnostics; admissions and discharges. This position is responsible for providing active treatment including individual and group psycho-education, crisis counseling and substance abuse counseling as needed.
This class works under general supervision, independently developing work methods and sequences.
Duties and Responsibilities
The functions listed below are those that represent the majority of the time spent working in this position. Management may assign additional functions related to the type of work of the position as necessary.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Requires Master's Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or related subject area supplemented by two (2) years of experience in rehabilitative techniques and community resources for chronically mental ill consumers; or possession of any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Experience with trauma-informed services; cognitive behavioral therapies, including DBT; and motivational therapies including the use of incentives, preferred.
Required Knowledge and Abilities
Knowledge of trauma-informed theories, principals, and practices (includes multi-faceted understanding of concepts such as community trauma, intergenerational and historical trauma, parallel processes, and universal precautions), preferred.
Performs sedentary work that involves walking or standing some of the time and involves exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular and recurring basis or sustained keyboard operations.
Unavoidable Hazards (Work Environment)
Special Certifications and Licenses
Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance
Emergence Health Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires Emergence Health Network to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.
Other Job Characteristics
Note: This Class Description does not constitute an employment agreement between the Emergence Health Network and an employee and is subject to change by the Emergence Health Network as its needs change.