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Welcome to David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), where we provide life-saving and life-changing behavioral health care through the help of the industry's most skilled professionals.

Headquartered in Naples, Florida, DLC is a respected leader in the behavioral health field, providing comprehensive and innovative mental health and substance use treatment services.

Celebrating over 50 years of service to the region, DLC is a not-for-profit organization, overseen by a volunteer board of community leaders, and is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Serving adults, children and families, DLC provided more than 300,000 prevention, intervention and treatment services in the last year.

Mental Health Case Manager (Vocational Specialist): FACT Team [# 916]

Our Florida Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Team provides truly transformative care to a high-need population of SWFL adults with co-occurring substance use disorders - if you are matched and motivated by an interdisciplinary team environment this is an opportunity to enhance an imperative area of DLC's community-focused services.

We are looking to select a compassionate and driven professional to work collaboratively with Central Florida Behavioral Health Network that thrives on stepping up, taking charge of their caseload and, most importantly, taking care of their Clients!

POSITION DETAILS:

- Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure continuity of care to Clients through case management services in a community-based setting.

- Serving the adult population to improve quality of life via linking them and their families to community resources such as medical care, housing and other ancillary social support services.

- Assisting adult Clients by providing employment support services.

- Completing assessments, developing recovery plans and natural support systems as well as providing education.

- Responsibility for developing, writing, implementing, evaluating and revising overall treatment goals and plans per on-going assessment of needs and input from the Client and family.

- Conducting on-going assessment of behavior, mental status, signs and symptoms of mental health disorders, physical and dental health, substance use, and educational, social, legal, financial, housing, developmental and family functioning.

- Acting as liaison and collaborating with community agencies/institutions and support systems to maintain coordination of the treatment process.

- Collaborating with primary care providers, treatment teams, community providers and potentially local treatment courts.

- Providing on-call crisis intervention services during nighttime and weekend hours as assigned (will be rotated among the FACT Team).

- Maintaining Client's electronic medical record and updating all documentation entered within established time frame.

- Referring, advocating for and linking Clients and family with additional services as identified.

- Completing all required DLC and FACT trainings and meetings.

- Reporting as scheduled on a daily basis to perform job duties to facilitate the development of therapeutic relationships with Clients and to facilitate consistent services.

- Other related duties as assigned by FACT Team Leader/Supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS/FOR CONSIDERATION:

- Bachelor's Degree in related human services field from an accredited institution = Required

- A minimum of one year experience providing employment services = Preferred

- Knowledge of local community resources = Strongly Preferred

- Understanding of community services and experience in a mental health setting = Strongly Preferred

- Enthusiasm for group facilitation that develops rehabilitation, recovery and life skills = Strongly Preferred

- Spanish Bilingual = Preferred

- Personal commitment to working with adults that have both mental illness and substance use disorders = Required

- Experience with providing services for co-occurring disorders = Preferred

- Current State of Florida Driver's License with clean record = Required

- Demonstrated abilities in the proper management of time, communication and information = Required

- Natural ability to work well with a diverse group of community partners = Required

- Comfort with local travel, working in different environments and interacting with clients, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personal and others in a behavioral health setting = Required

- Microsoft Office 365 skills (Including Teams/Video Conferencing) and Electronic Medical Records experience = Strongly Preferred

- Staying compliant on all trainings and immunizations = Required

- Ability to pass a Level II DCF Mental Health Fingerprinting, Drug Screen and Local Criminal Check = Required

LOGISTICS & COMPENSATION:

- Full-Time Hourly/Non-Exempt Position
~ Monday-Friday, Target Standard Business Hours
~ Weekends/Evenings on occasion as a compensated and rotating on-call status

- COMPREHENSIVE benefits outside of competitive salary include:

~ Exciting 401(k) w/Employer Match

~ Employer Paid Life/AD&D

~ Generous PTO & Paid Holidays

~ Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance

~ Diverse discounts with local businesses

~ DLC-sponsored Health & Wellness Initiatives Including EAP

~ Extensive Tuition/Licensure Reimbursement Plans/Loan Forgiveness

ADDITIONAL REWARDS:

DLC is a symbol of hope for children, adolescents, adults and the elderly residing in Southwest Florida who struggle with mental health and substance use challenges.

Through DLC's work, lives are saved, families are kept together, children succeed, homelessness is reduced, quality of life is returned, and dignity is restored to those in need.

Together we can inspire and create an environment that empowers people towards transformative wellness to achieve what is possible!

If you are interested in making a commitment to providing exceptionally compassionate care and making a powerful difference in the lives of our clients and their families, you may contact Recruiter Beth Poulin directly via bethp@dlcenters.org.