The above programs offer a wide range of outpatient services to the culturally diverse adult population of the south region in San Diego County. The emphasis of our treatment is on the psycho-social rehabilitation of the individual. Respect for the client is a core value, and our staff work closely with all of our clients to develop individualized service plans that focus on their strengths, needs and abilities. We encourage our clients to take an active role in their recovery and our program uses these principles in all of its groups and activities. We work closely with our clients and frequently seek out their suggestions and comments to provide services that remain current with the ever changing needs of our community. We encourage the participation of family members in the recovery process. Our community holds a wealth of knowledge and experience, and including additional people in the support systems of our clients holds the benefits of improved health and stability.
The Licensed Geriatric Outreach Specialist provides home visits, screenings, assessments, short-term counseling, crisis intervention, case management, and outreach activities within a psychosocial rehabilitation treatment model to Older Adult consumers (ages 60 years and over). Service will be provided across the South Region in coordination with both MSCWRC and SBGWRC. Assists clients in accessing and using medical care, community resources, family and other support systems to achieve an optimal level of health and functioning in the community. Linkage, outreach, and consultation to other service providers for the older adult population are also required.
Must be a licensed RN, LMFT, LCSW, Ph.D. or Psy.D. Bilingual Spanish required. Preferred applicants: experience working with Older Adults who have Serious and Persistent Mental Illness. Basic computer skills are also required. A valid State of California driver's license in good standing and auto insurance coverage within 10 days of employment is required and must be maintained during course of employment.
To be considered as a candidate for the above position, please forward an updated resume and salary requirements to Juan Camarena, LMFT at email@example.com.
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