Sr. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Counselor

CATCH, Inc. - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)3.5


Brief outline of position:

  • Assist assigned People in Recovery (PIR) in defining and progressing toward self-defined recovery goals.
  • Provide individual and group counseling for PIR utilizing an Evidenced- Based Practices approach.
  • Insure that defined clinical documents are completed and updated in cooperation with PIR and according to program procedures.
  • Assist in all aspects of recovery program as directed by Associate Director/ Program Coordinator.
  • Facilitate psycho-educational, skills training, rehabilitation and therapy groups as assigned.
  • Work in cooperation with CPS to provide case management and community integration for persons in recovery.
  • Assist PIR to become familiar with and utilize existing community resources to achieve recovery goals.
  • Work in cooperation with PIR in design and implementation of program schedule

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Assist Associate Director in monitoring staff use of time.
  • Monitor activity schedule for development and implementation.
  • Serve as liaison with vendors and authorized administrative staff.
  • Oversee inventory and purchase of supplies.
  • In absence of Associate Director, communicate if needed, with Director of Adult Mental Health.
  • Assist Associate Director in quality review of clinical documentation.
  • Supervise Certified Peer Specialist.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Masters Degree in Psychology or related areas; experience in mental health field and knowledge of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Model. Some supervisory experience is a plus.

Willing and physically able to: A) Climb stairs; B) Stand and Sit for prolonged periods of time; C) Carry heavy documents; D) Bend and kneel; E) Restrain clients in emergency situations; F) Use public transportation.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation: 3 years (Required)
  • Mental Health: 3 years (Required)
  • Supervisory: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Master's (Required)