Organization: Options for Southern Oregon
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Grants Pass, OR
Date Job Posted: September 3, 2020
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Children's Care Coordinator - Master's Level (Grants Pass)
# of Openings 1
Category Children's Outpatient Services
Department Child/Youth Outpatient
The Care Coordinator works as part of a multi-disciplinary team coordinating services for children and their families/significant others. The Care Coordinator works with children and their support circle, including family members, other natural supports, care providers, and other systems to identify goals and assist in the planning, engagement, and coordination of resources needed to achieve those goals. This position helps engage the team of people who are providing services and supports for the child and family and ensures all services and supports are aligned towards meeting the treatment goals. The services provided utilize a Wraparound model of care that is family-driven and youth-guided.
Benefits include: family medical, long term disability, 403 (b) plan with 6% match - and more.
Options pays a premium for employees who can conduct business in Spanish.
This position is eligible for relocation reimbursement as well as professional development and support for licensure.
Responsibilities include Coordinates services and supports between individuals, their families, treatment agencies, and community partners. Works to eliminate barriers to care. Performs diagnostic assessments and formulates diagnoses. Develops service plans in conjunction with the client and other individuals, as indicated. Assesses symptoms and manages immediate crisis, including danger to self or others, and implements a crisis intervention plan if necessary. Implement service planning goals, utilizing program-specific evidence-based practices that are respectful and inclusive of the cultures and beliefs with which a youth/family identifies.
Organizes, schedules, and facilitates Child and Family Team meetings. Works with contracted providers of care to ensure appropriate services are being offered to clients and that all care needs are being met. Helps to develop and update Wraparound Plans of Care that are individualized, collaborative, culturally, and linguistically responsive, strengths, and outcome-based. Provides ongoing services and supports in a manner that demonstrates the ability to embrace, value, and celebrate the diverse cultures of children, youth, and families. Manages time and caseload effectively. Submits timely documentation of services provided using Electronic Health Records and collaborative documentation.
Candidates must possess a Master's degree in psychology or a related field, an understanding of co-occurring disorders, and similar experience. Licensure or ability to obtain Oregon licensure (LCSW, LMFT, LPC or Psychologist) within six (6) months a plus.
Candidate must be able to work independently and flexibly under general supervision. Computer proficiency required to use Electronic Health Records effectively. Must pass state-required background and DMV checks, possess a valid OR driver's license, and demonstrate a safe driving record.