Utilize evidence-based interventions including cognitive behavioral strategies, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention planning, PAMI (Promoting Awareness of Motivational Incentives) and recovery skills development.
Evaluate the individual (and family systems, as applicable) as well as assess client’s functioning within work, family and routines of daily living and identifies areas needing continued support, resources and treatment in order to assist clients.
Collaborate with staff to provide follow-up and aftercare planning services as needed.
Provide crisis intervention services as need determines.
Attend staff meetings, supervisory conferences, and other activities, which ensure the smooth functioning of clinical operations.
Other duties as determined by the Program Director. All services shall be provided in accordance with the established licensing and accreditation standards governing the agency as well as within the scope of practice of the individual.
Complete monthly report documenting progress of the program and measurement outcomes
A Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work, Counseling or related field from an accredited school required.
Knowledge of therapeutic principles and practices and thorough knowledge of DSM-V is required.
A current Georgia License (LMSW, LCSW, or LPC.) is required.
Experience working with homeless, Severe & Persistently Mentally Ill (SPMI) & Returning Citizens populations preferred.
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Strong team/consensus building skills.
Ability to use holistic, client-centered approach to treating behavioral health disorders.
Ability to effectively resolve conflict and cope with crisis situations.
Accurate and timely documentation and assessment skills
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
CaringWorks is a nonprofit 501(c)3 agency working to end homelessness. We go beyond one-size-fits-all housing and services to provide care that is carefully tailored to each client, respecting their dignity and seeing their inherent potential for success.