Wentzville School Based Integrated Health Specialist (Masters) - CRITICAL in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $18.27/per hour

$1000 Signing Bonus offered after six months of employment. 

Clinical Service Provision
 
Using a motivational, stage matched approach, provide individualized services based upon strengths, needs, abilities and preferences identified collaboratively with client/family, focused on supporting client’s
movement toward recovery/resiliency goals
 
Assist client/family in identifying strengths, needs, abilities, and preferences in regard to mental illness/substance use and participate in development of Wellness Plan
 
Provide services from a holistic, person centered, strengths based perspective, incorporating coaching surrounding the Eight Dimensions of Wellness, with attention to each domain of wellness, including physical and mental health
 
Support client/family in completion of goals identified on Wellness Plans, reviewing the WP with client/family as required reassessing client/family need, service choices available, community functioning and as needed for updating of goals and objectives as items are achieved, or as client/family goals change
 
Assist the family with accessing, locating and arranging services and resources to assist in achieving their goals
 
Maintain contact with client/family when client is hospitalized, participating in discharge planning and communicating with all involved providers in developing after care plans
 
Provide educational information and skill building to client/family regarding areas of concern such as daily living skills, education, symptom management, communication/relationships with focus on improving functioning 
 
Develop and implementation of a crisis intervention plan with the family
and provide crisis intervention services as needed, during and after normal working hours
 
Assist client/family in developing natural support systems including work with family members, school staff, legal guardians, etc.
 
Participation in and coordination with the child and family inter-agency team members on an ongoing basis to advocate for the Mental Health needs of child/family
 
Complete of all required documentation within the required time-frame, according to agency policy
 
Meet service provision expectations per client needs and agency guidelines
 
Other duties as assigned
 
Integrated Health Team
Communicate actively with other members of the integrated team, including psychiatrists, therapists,primary care physicians, specialists, (Family Support Provider, CSTAR, etc) nurses, dentists, NCMs, etc. regarding all areas of client wellness, including client’s adherence to medications, side effects and efficacy
of medications
 
Seek and include input from Integrated Health Team providers on client’s Wellness Plan
 
Triage clients for services needed and provide warm hand offs to those services
 
Make referrals to additional services/providers as needed for client’s Integrated Health Team
 
In addition to clinical providers of the team, function as a liaison to others involved in client’s treatment including, but not limited to family, school, Children’s Division, Juvenile Office, guardians,etc.
 
Miscellaneous
 
Will seek culturally competent services and service providers to meet the unique cultural needs of each
agency client and family
 
Assist client with transportation as clinically indicated. Driving is an essential function of the position.

 

Job Requirements

Qualifications

Masters degree in psychology, social work, rehabilitation/vocational/pastoral counseling, family therapy or closely related field.

The completion of a practicum or at least one (1) year of experience under the supervision of a QMHP required 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.