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Behavioral Health Specialist - Cleveland West

Rocky River Dr, Cleveland, OH, USA Req #498
Thursday, October 31, 2019

Are you ready to use your Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or a mental health related field to improve lives in our community?

Fantastic, here’s what you’ll need to be successful

Care coordination or case management experience, a valid driver’s license in the State of Ohio with access to an insured vehicle for client transportation and the ability to form effective therapeutic relationships to engage clients in the mutual assessment of problems and goal-setting, and to help coordinate care plans from initial contact through end of service. You’ll also benefit from excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to make sound decisions under stressful conditions, demonstrated clinical skills, and an ability to organize and prioritize tasks.

Want to knock it out of the park? Don’t forget to tell us about your skills and experience working with adults or children experiencing SPMI and your relentless drive for results and creativity acting on behalf of your clients.

Here’s what you’ll do and the difference you’ll make

You’ll work collaboratively with other team members to provide integrated care which ensures that whole person health needs are met, including primary and behavioral healthcare, as well as substance abuse services. Coordinate care with individuals, their families, and both internal and external providers to ensure seamless care. Link client to health promotion and wellness activities and help make linkages to community services too. Maintain a therapeutic relationship with clients on your team in meeting the biopsychosocial needs of our client.

  • Work with clients to develop individualized treatment plans and perform treatment plan reviews and updates to ensure we are meeting their needs and keeping our clients healthy.

  • Communicate vital treatment information from external providers to The Centers treatment team in order to coordinate client care which will lead to greater success and wellbeing for our client

  • Attends medical appointments with clients as needed. Transports and/or accompanies clients to appointments as needed.

  • Actively assists clients in obtaining and maintaining comprehensive healthcare.

  • Take notes about what you’re doing and make sure notes are posted timely for the rest of the care team to see.  

  • Must have a valid Ohio drivers license.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Rocky River Dr, Cleveland, OH, USA