Clinician, Community Support Services Team (Pequannock, NJ)
Position Title: Clinician, Community Support Services Team
Responsible To: Outreach Clinical Supervisor
Qualifications: LCSW with supervisors credentials required and a Master’s degree from an accredited university.
a holistic understanding of adults with mental illness and regard them as
persons with dignity and competence, engaging them as full partners in service
planning, delivery and evaluation.
positive, caring and trusting relationships with consumers.
consumers’ independent thinking; use a strengths based wellness and recovery
in a multi-disciplinary team for the purpose of evaluating consumers referred
for placement, providing support to consumers residing in the Community Support
Services and Apartment Programs, assessing client strengths/needs and helping
consumers formulate an individualized service plan.
- Complete the
Rehabilitative Needs Assessment and Individualized Rehabilitation Plans for
- Develop an
awareness of case management needs for consumers in order to support case
management and counseling staff with their responsibilities in service delivery
(case management, advocacy, illness management and recovery, daily living
skills enhancement, etc.)
specialized services in accordance with individual disciplines and as permitted
by licensure and as indicated in Individualized Rehabilitation Plans (e.g.
medical device education, psychotherapy, etc.)
access and employ community resources:
identify, develop and maintain good relationship and linkage with a wide
range of community resources.
as a partner in the CSS Leader Team including operating as an advisor for the
- Ensure all
consumers receive regular outreach services according to their needs and
consumers to access community resources, facilitate and support natural support
consumer’s efforts to manage symptoms, using the Illness Management and
transportation as needed to access and maintain linkage to community services
(e.g., medical, psychiatric, social services, vocational).
- Provide out
of office individual supportive counseling, crisis intervention, case
management and advocacy services to assigned case load and as support and
back-up to case management staff.
in the Housing Services Clinical Team by attending scheduled meetings,
trainings, and working collaboratively to support the needs of the department.
- Liaison with
other service providers for the purpose of promoting continuity of care.
Crisis Intervention Services
documentation as related to direct service.
progress of consumers in progress notes and logs according to requirements of
activities in a culturally competent manner, ensures clients rights and
responsibilities, adhere to confidentiality rules.
in all appropriate staff, supervision, committee and training meetings
- Assume other
duties as assigned by the Outreach Clinical Supervisor/Chief Operating Officer
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