Master's Level Youth Case Manager - Community Support in Salem, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $18.27 hourly


To provide case management and community psychiatric rehabilitation services to children who meet the SED (Seriously Emotionally Disturbed) criteria in order to facilitate and maintain an individual’s ongoing community adjustment.  Evening & weekend hours are required to meet clients' schedule needs.


1) Provide direct and/or indirect clinical, medically necessary services to the assigned consumer caseload and their families determining the strengths, needs, abilities, and preferences of the child and family. 

2) Complete of all required documentation, according to agency policy, which includes but is not limited to: Assessment/Intake Report, Daily Progress Notes, Individualized Treatment Plans, and Treatment Plan Reviews.

3) Participation in and coordination with the child and family interagency team members on an ongoing basis to advocate for the Mental Health needs of child/family.

4) Assist the family with accessing, locating and arranging services and resources to assist in achieving their goals.

5) Provide holistic, person-centered, strengths based care based on the Eight Dimensions of Wellness.

6)  Use Motivational Interviewing techniques and stage matched goals related to the Eight Dimensions of Wellness.

7) Provide educational information to parents and/or consumer regarding areas of concern.

8) Monitor treatment plan delivery to consistently reassess the child’s status, service choices available, overall community functioning, strengths, needs and process towards goals.

9) Develop and implementation of a crisis intervention plan with the family.

10) Assist client with transportation as clinically indicated. Driving is an essential function of the position

11) Other duties as assigned.         


Job Requirements

  1. Master’s degree in human service related field or designated as a QMHP (Qualified mental Health Professional) as defined by Department of Mental Healt. All experience must include working with individuals with psychiatric, substance use, and/or developmental disabilities.
  2. A valid driver's license and agency established minimum automobile coverage are required
  3. Has a commitment to service and personal excellence.
  4. Is team oriented and values diversity.

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