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CASE MANAGER, MENTAL HEALTH in Marienville, PA at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 9/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/14/2021

Job Description

Facility: ABRAXAS I

Compensation Base: $16.48 an hour to $26.51 an hour

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): $3,000 Sign on Bonus

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

$3,000 Sign on Bonus

Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based programs for troubled youth and their families. We offer a wide array of services to include life skills, mental health services, cognitive behavioral therapy, family counseling, drug and alcohol treatment, case management services, recreational activities as well as vocational and educational services. Abraxas is a great place to start your career whether you have a high school diploma or GED, military experience, some college, or a bachelor or advanced degree.  If you are interested in counseling, juvenile justice, psychology, social work, teaching or just want to make a difference, we have a career path for you. Help change lives at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.

Summary:

This position provides a full range of case management services to youth with mental health issues by supporting the Mental Health Therapist and Mental Health Clinical Supervisor with referral course communication, after-care planning, and securing pertinent clinical information to present with requests for funding authorizations.

Essential Functions:

  • Completes admission and assessment documentation.
  • Verifies eligibility for Manage Care and Medical Assistance benefits and works closely with appropriate agencies.
  • Has oversight of invitations and mailings to referral sources and families.
  • Participates in and documents case consultations including treatment reviews, red flag meetings, and administrative reviews.
  • Assists in documenting court reports, psychiatric evaluations, and discharge summaries.
  • Maintains regular contact and communicates effectively with parents, juvenile probation officers, case workers, advocates, and members of the client’s treatment team.
  • Facilitates group counseling sessions in accordance with the clients individualized treatment plan.
  • Interacts meaningfully with clients; observes behavior and intervenes appropriately.
  • Assists and participates with the development and implementation of client’s treatment plans.
  • Supports the Abraxas Philosophy, Mission Statement, and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.
  • Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management (SCM) and provides effective supervision to staff regarding the use of SCM.

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program required; degree in an area of human services preferred.

Other Qualifications:

  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age. Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
  • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
  • Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.
  • Ability to work overtime as required
  • Ability to work up to sixteen (16) hours within a rolling 24 hour period.
  • Ability to handle physical and mental stress associated with working extended hours.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

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