Mental Health Coordinator
Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Posted on: May 7, 2022
The - Clinical Coordinator -is responsible for coordinating
admissions with the admissions' department and the facility. They
also will support the client and his/her support system through the
onsite assessment and admission process. - The Clinical Coordinator
carries a clinical caseload and is also responsible for supporting
with groups, meals, and milieu support, as assigned by the Program
Carries a 1-2 patient caseload in addition clinical intake
Works closely with the admissions' department to schedule admission
times, schedule tours and assessments, and coordinate the intake
process with the program.
Oversee the client intake process, complete initial assessments
with the client and support system, complete related paperwork, and
send all necessary information to the home office.
Based on the initial assessment, provide a preliminary diagnosis
and communicate this to the Primary Therapist for each client.
Support the client and support system during their first week in
program to ensure a smooth transition and answer any questions.
Call individual and support system (if have releases of
information) during the first week for a check-in.
Call referring treatment team and outpatient treatment team members
(with releases of information) upon admission.
Provide in person pre-admission assessments and recommend level of
Conduct facility tours as needed to prospective clients and/or
Facilitate groups and provide meal support, as needed or assigned
by the Program Director or Facility Manager.
Support in managing the milieu and oversee client activities and
Serve as a positive role model to staff, clients, employees, and
guests through a positive, caring and professional attitude.
Comply with the dress code.
Complete tasks in a timely and accurate manner.
Establish and achieves realistic goals within the position.
Maintain the confidential nature of Residential -Programming and
When needed, travel to other facilities to attend trainings or
This is a Full-time -position -Monday-Friday.
Master's degree or higher
Clinical License or registered associate
One-year experience preferred working in mental health, counseling,
or eating disorders field.
Dialectical behavior therapy experience (preferred)
Willing to learn and provide treatment utilizing DBT
Must possess a current Driver's License in good standing
Able to demonstrate an understanding of mental health, the recovery
process and the requirements for sustained recovery.
Ability to manage crisis and utilize crisis interventions.
Able to present and manage cases in a knowledgeable and
professional manner to obtain a length of stay that allows enough
time for resident to make sufficient gains so that sustained
post-discharge progress can occur.
Documents clearly and efficiently.
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free
workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. -All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national
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