Mental Health Specialist
Company: CFG Health Network
Posted on: September 18, 2022
Overview: $10k Sign-On Bonus $35 hourly rate Mental Health
Specialist Full-time, Days Provides clinical services to include
assessment, screening, brief therapy and community referrals to
Conducts emergency clinical assessments on individuals referred
because of emotional distress.
Develops treatment plans based on individual need to include, but
no limited to housing location; medication referral; brief
counseling and referrals for ongoing mental health or substance
Conducts an initial clinical assessment within ten (10 )days on all
individuals who are identified as "high-risk".
Provides brief individual or group counseling when clinically
Assists mentally ill individuals in accessing services at the time
Completes psychosocial assessments as required by the judicial
Maintains daily and monthly statistics on client contacts and
Attends bi-monthly staff meetings.
Completes all necessary documentation and paperwork on a daily
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in a mental health field required. Master's
Professional certification required, license preferred.
Must possess knowledge of: the judicial, correctional and mental
health systems; clinical theory and practice with emphasis on
crisis intervention; community resources and how to access them.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing
the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to
stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required
to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or
controls; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The
employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch,
or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50
pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision,
depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. EOE M/V/F/D
Company Profile: CFG is a comprehensive healthcare provider that is
dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals and families
by providing innovative medical and mental health services. Our
Health Network includes Center for Family Guidance, CFG Health
Systems and CFG Residentials.
Keywords: CFG Health Network, Camden , Mental Health Specialist, Healthcare , Camden, New Jersey
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