Discharge Planner - Weekend Days - Calispel E&T

Frontier Behavioral Health - Spokane, WA3.4

Part-timeEstimated: $71,000 - $92,000 a year
Master's degree in behavioral sciences and two years experience working with psychiatrically impaired populations. Must be a Mental Health Professional.
Job Description Summary
Provides discharge planning services to adults who are experiencing serious and persistent mental disorders, with a primary focus on clinical case management through case coordination, problem-solving, oversight and facilitation actions as needed for assigned clinical team. Staff are expected to demonstrate an advanced understanding of contemporary, psychosocial principles in relation to his/her area of responsibility. Must have the clinical knowledge to assess in terms of suicidal (including past attempts/suicidal ideation), homicidally and ability to care for self; safety needs; orientation and thought process (formal or informal mental status exam); patient’s affiliation with other therapeutic alliances; support networks.