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Association for Individual Development:

Please visit www.aidcares.org to apply

Case Manager MHP Re-entry Initiative (Full Time – Aurora, IL)

The Behavioral Health Re-entry Initiative Case Manager is responsible for contacting people who are about to be released from detention and attempting to engage them in clinically appropriate services. Coordinate services with interdisciplinary team in order to ensure smooth transition back into the community. In addition, Behavioral Health Re-entry Initiative Case Manager is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a caseload of approximately 25 clients who are diagnosed with mental illness. Counselors are expected to work with a team of behavioral health service providers within the agency. 

Education: Bachelor’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: None

Additional Requirements: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health required

QMHP Licensed LCPC/LCSW PAS & MFP Reviewer (Substitute – Aurora):
The Behavioral Health PAS & MFP Reviewer is responsible for the provision of screening and review for PAS Screens and Resident Reviews and MFP Resident Reviews. Services are provided primarily in the community at local hospitals and nursing homes. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LCSW or LCPC

Additional Requirements: At least 2 year of experience in behavioral health required

Case Manager QMHP – Bilingual Child and Adolescent Therapist
(Full Time – North Aurora, IL)
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The Behavioral Health Outpatient Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a caseload of 25 to 50 primarily child or adolescent clients who are diagnosed with mental illness. Counselors are expected to work with a team of behavioral health service providers within the agency. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW preferred

Experience/SkillsSome clinical experience with children or adolescents required. Fluent verbal and written Spanish and English

Case Manager – QMHP CST Worker:

  • Responsible for the provision of mobile emergency crisis intervention services and community support and engagement services.
  • Services are provided primarily in the community, including local hospitals, other agencies, shelters, and client homes.
  • The CST Worker will also assist in covering crisis line calls when not providing mobile crisis intervention services.
  • Counselors are expected to work with a team of service providers within the agency and throughout the social service community to insure that all needs of clients are met.

Education: Master’s degree in Human Services field required. At least one year experience working with mentally ill. Knowledge of the DSM V

Case Manager QMHP – Therapist (Full Time – Aurora, IL):

The Behavioral Health Outpatient Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a large caseload of clients who are diagnosed with persistent mental illness and are enrolled in Hesed House’s transitional housing program. The counselor will work with case management staff from Hesed House’s SEEDS program, as well as substance abuse treatment staff from Breaking Free to meet the treatment needs of homeless individuals in Aurora. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW preferred

Experience: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred

Mental Health Professional (MHP) – Behavioral Health Residential):
The MHP is responsible for the implementation of the client’s Individual Plan goals and objectives. The MHP demonstrates this through daily documentation of service provided to each client to whom they are responsible. The MHP will assure client rights and dignity while maintaining a clean and safe environment. Be familiar with and maintain all applicable program and agency regulations.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services Preferred. High School Diploma and 5 years of experience in Social Services

Experience: Experience working with mentally ill adults preferred

Mental Health & Substance Abuse Counselor (Full Time – Aurora, IL):

The Mental Health & Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a caseload of approximately 50 clients who are diagnosed with persistent mental illness and or substance abuse. Counselors are expected to work with a team of behavioral health service providers within the agency.

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field and CADC or LCPC/LCSW and addictions treatment experience.

License/certifications: CADC, LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW required

Experience: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred

Registered Nurse (Exempt – Aurora, IL):

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision of nursing service, to meet the identified health care needs of a designated population of clients. Responsibilities include assessing the health needs of clients, planning for the provision of needed health services, implementing a plan of care, and evaluating outcomes and ongoing health needs in collaboration with the client and other members of the health care team, as needed. The Registered Nurse works within the framework of AID’s goals, policies, and procedures to assure that accreditation standards and regulatory requirements, pertaining to health care, are met in all programs. 

Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited and approved nursing program.

License/certifications: Current, unrestricted Illinois Registered Nurse License in good standing with the State licensing board; current BLS certification

Experience: A minimum of one year of previous nursing experience working with persons with developmental disabilities, mental illness, and/or neurological impairments is preferred.

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Breaking Free

Part-time Prevention Specialist: 20 hours per week; Vacation and Personal time accrued.  Position will be responsible for: implementing Nurturing Parenting Program in partnership with local schools and other community entities in Aurora; complete required funding paperwork; coordinate tasks for site implementation (i.e.: ordering weekly dinner, shopping for participant incentives, etc.).

High School diploma/equivalent required; Bachelor’s Degree in human service related field a plus.  Experience working with parents and families in a group setting a plus.

 

Group Leader: Part time/14 hours per week.  Position will be responsible for: delivering prepared lessons to small groups of students; provide academic support; assist with serving snack; manage discipline and other student limit setting; complete data collection; provide positive and encouraging interactions with students.

For the Part-time Prevention Specialist positions please email resume and cover letter to: nlay@breakingfreeinc.org or call Nikki Lay, Program Director of Prevention Services, at (630) 897-1003 ext. 237 if you have further questions. For Group Leader position, please email or call Nikki Lay if you would like to set up an interview.

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Ecker Center for Mental Health

Positions are located in Elgin, IL. To apply, please e-mail resume to rgrauzinis@eckercenter.org

PSYCHIATRIST– PART TIME

Part time psychiatrist needed for busy outpatient community mental health clinic. See new and established patients for diagnosis, evaluation and medication management. Document clinical notes in electronic medical record; use electronic prescribing system.

Hours: Flexible 4 – 12 hours weekly, Monday – Friday; no weekends, holidays, night or on-call work. 

 

THERAPIST, LCSW – PART TIME

Part time LCSW licensed therapist with experience providing individual therapy to adults and children is needed. Provide individual, couple, family, and group therapies on a regular basis, meeting established standards. Complete Comprehensive Assessments, goal oriented Individual Treatment Plans, and quality documentation which includes progress notes and other relevant information for the client’s medical records. Must be able to work independently and have good computer skills. Bilingual Spanish a plus.

Hours: Flexible 8 – 20 hours weekly; weekday, Saturday and evening hours are available.

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One Hope United 

Therapist 2-Spanish Speaking Required 

Exciting opportunity for clinicians interested in forensic work. Therapist being sought for Adult and Adolescent Offender program. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with the offender population and have hope for change and healthy futures.

Candidate will function as part of a team with other clinicians as well as probation/parole officers. The program provides individual, family, and group therapy as well as assessment and treatment planning. At least three evenings a week required and Saturday morning. Specialized training available. Services are provided from the St. Charles office and satellite locations in Aurora, and Elgin.  Salary $38,000-$41,000

Education: Masters of Arts or better in Social Work or related field. 

License and Certificates:

Required: Auto Insurance, Drivers License and physical exam/TB

Preferred: Lic Marriage/ Family Thrpy, Lic Lic Clincl Prf Counselr, Lic Clinical Social Worker

Follow link to apply: http://bit.ly/2PgjA9i