Clinician Co-Responder Program - Mental Health Justice Involved Services

JOB SUMMARY

Clinician for this position will develop and support flexible and individualized program service guides. Facilitates linkages to a broad offering of community social services. Supervised delivery and coordination of clinical services to consumers including:

  • Community outreach and crisis interventions.
  • Referral, advocacy for linkage to essential services.
  • Provides and/or arranges client transportation per program guidelines and with supervisory consultation.
  • Intensive communication and daily partnering with ACPD NCO’s to engage high-risk individuals
  • Intensive communication and collaboration with local Municipal and Superior court systems in Atlantic County.
  • Monitor outcomes of the program.
  • Clinician provides eligibility assessments, clinical assessments resulting in service/treatment plans, diagnoses utilizing the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Volume 5 (DSM-V), Positive Behavioral Supports, Motivational Interviewing, and crisis intervention.
  • Prepares documentation of work utilizing agency information systems consistent with agency/program expectations regarding timeliness and content for billing purposes and compliance.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Education - Master’s Degree in Social Work with an active LSW certification in good standing.
  • Experience - At least 1 year of experience in a Mental Health (MH) setting
  • ACPD Clearance -Position requires that the candidate is able to pass the background check of the Atlantic City Police Department.


Please send resume in confidence to careers@jfsatlantic.org