CCRS, a division of Correct Care Solutions, is a national public healthcare leader caring for underserved patients in correctional settings, psychiatric hospitals and residential treatment facilities.
Licensed Mental Health Professional
Kern Co. AES Center in Bakersfield, CA
Full Benefits • 401K • Paid Time Off • Paid Holidays •
Competitive Compensation • So Much More…
Social Worker independently assesses residents from a clinical and psychosocial perspective, provides group interventions, and makes professional judgments of clinical and psychosocial needs. Drafts the multidisciplinary treatment plan with input from all.
Master’s Degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling .
Two (2) years’ experience with the severe and persistent mentally ill is preferred.
Licensed as a social worker or mental health counselor.
Develops biopsychosocial summaries, develops and implements interventions for barriers to discharge.
Advocates and negotiates with internal and external statewide systems on behalf of residents consistent with professional conduct and standards. Independently provides all care activities and appropriately seeks direction for unusual situations.
Provides crisis intervention and assists residents in understanding the complexities of mental illness
Utilizes resident contact as opportunities for empowering therapeutic interventions. Consistently attends and represents clinical needs of residents during community meetings and recovery team meetings. Coordinates team meetings and authors care plan with input from the multidisciplinary team.
Provides counseling and facilitates therapeutic groups in accordance with resident’s recovery plan objectives and needs. Provides information and support to family and significant others with the resident’s consent.
Maintains medical records in compliance with policies and accreditation standards. Updates all discharge information and documents direct and collateral contacts into medical record.
CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer
Internal Number: 18-47189
About Correct Care Recovery Solutions
CCRS is a national public healthcare leader caring for underserved patients in correctional settings, psychiatric hospitals and residential treatment facilities.