Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Mental Health Specialist III for the Piscataway Partial Hospital Program at Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.
The primary purpose of the Mental Health Specialist III is to provide daily direct care services to the program's consumers as directed by the unit supervisor in accordance with all regulatory requirements and principles of Wellness and Recovery. This position also involves the transport of consumers to and from the program in addition to any other treatment related services.
Among the key duties of this position are the following: * Counsels consumers which may include family members with empathy, respect and concern. * Provides case management services. * Engages consumer in appropriate treatment interventions based on service plan and supervisory directive. * Maintains Partial Program records. * Participates in and/or leads therapeutic groups and activities and functions as an active member of the team. * Maintains knowledge of UBHC and Unit policies and procedures. Associated topics: adult, behavioral health, coordinator, counselor, forensic, hcpc, mental, npho, outreach, sickle
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.