Interested in an opportunity with a leading mental health organization in Southern Pines? Alexander Youth Network is looking for a Qualified Mental Health Professional to act as the IIH Coordinator for our Southern Pines region. QMHP should have either a Bachelors in a Human Services related field (i.e. Psychology, Social Work) and two years experience with children/adolescents or a Masters in a Human Services related field and one year experience with children/adolescents or Bachelors in a non- Human Services related field and four years experience with children/adolescents.
Alexander Youth Network provides quality professional treatment to children with serious emotional and behavioral problems. We deliver an effective and efficient array of services, enabling children and their families to exercise self determination, achieve their potential, and find long-lasting positive ways to connect with their community.
The Intensive In-home Coordinator will assist in the day-to-day coordination of the Intensive In-Home program and will provide brief behavioral and emotional services to children and their families within a community-based model. The coordinator is a member of a 3-person team, with a maximum case load of 12 families in providing such services; conducts skill-building activities, provides parenting education, intervenes during a crisis, provides on-call coverage within the intensive in-home team 24/7/365. Responds appropriately and timely to crisis situations; develops, reviews, and follows individual Person Centered Plans with the Child and Family Teams for each child on their caseload. Provides psycho education to Child and Family Team members; facilitates effective step-down to less restrictive services and increased reliance on natural supports over time. Collaborates, coordinates and advocates with collateral agencies and natural supports in order to meet family and consumer needs in all domains. Services are provided in the client's home, school, and community settings, under the direction of the Intensive In-home Therapist.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
This position requires the credentials of Qualified Professional (QP). One year of documented experience with the child/adolescent mental health population is required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS and TRAINING
Completion of minimum hours of service definitions training including but not limited to Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Person Centered Planning Instructional Elements, Person Centered Thinking, Introductory to Motivational Interviewing, Crisis Response, System of Care and Intensive In Home Service Definition Training within the appropriate timeframes as defined by the Service Definition; completion of ongoing refresher trainer as described by Service Definition
Valid NC or SC Driver's license.
Alexander boasts a comprehensive benefits package which includes: