The purpose of the Treatment and Recovery Services for Adolescents, Transitional Aged Youth, and their Families (Short Title: Youth and Family TREE) program is to enhance and expand comprehensive treatment, early intervention, and recovery support services for adolescents (ages 12-18) and transitional aged youth (ages 16-25) with substance use disorders (SUD) and/or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders (COD), and their families/primary caregivers. The Family Case Manager is responsible for providing outpatient treatment and wraparound services to 9th-12thgrade high school students with substance use disorders and their families.
- Screen parents and families to ensure that required program criteria is met.
- Complete assessments for participants referred to project.
- Create service plan for participants and families enrolled in project.
- Create referrals and follow ups to other social services for participants as part of their continuum of care.
- Provide Case Management for families to ensure wrap around services are obtained.
- Attends staff meetings and works with Director on process, outcome, evaluation, and the development of activities to meet program goals.
- Work independently in community settings, including surrounding counties, with drop-in hours.
- Integrate strength and evidence-based practices into daily interactions with families and parents.
- Provide responsible documentation of services provided in client record.
- Attend ongoing training as required by Director.
- Local travel is required weekly (mileage reimbursed), out of town travel (20%)
- Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in the field of psychology, social and/or human services, or related discipline. A minimum of (3) years demonstrated experience in client case-management. A minimum of (3) year demonstrated experience in conducting presentations, group facilitation, training, or teaching adults. A minimum of (3) years demonstrated experience in working with families. Extensive knowledge in Substance Abuse Education. Demonstrated knowledge of community-based social and human services systems. Demonstrated knowledge of chemical dependency. Experience working with culturally diverse populations. Excellent Oral, Written, and Case Management Skills required.
- The Stage of Change Theory, Motivational Interviewing, Contingency Management, and Cognitive Behavioral Techniques.
- Behavioral problem-solving techniques for addiction treatment.
- Principles of recovery from SUD or mental illness.
- Case Management activities and knowledge of community resources for social support.
- Knowledge of mutual-help groups, their functions, values/beliefs and how to access.
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