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Treatment Team Facilitator - AMH
at State of Georgia
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and DevelopmentalDisabilities (DBHDD) is currently seeking candidates for the position ofTreatment Team Facilitator – Adult Mental Health at Georgia Regional Hospital -Atlanta, located in Decatur, GA.
Counsel with emphasis on prevention and/orbehavior modification. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimummental health. May help individuals deal with addictions and substance abuse;family, parenting, and marital problems; suicide; stress management; problemswith self-esteem; and issues associated with aging and mental and emotionalhealth. May serve as team leader and/or supervise lower level staff.
Job Responsibilities& Performance Standards:
Performs jobresponsibilities with minimal supervision
Serves as job expert ororganization resource in assigned areas
Act as client advocatein order to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems incrisis situations
Collect informationabout clients through interviews, observation, and tests
Counsel clients inindividual and group sessions to help them overcome dependencies, recover fromillness, and adjust to life
Develop and implementtreatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge
Evaluate clients'physical or mental condition based on review of client information
Maintain confidentialityof records relating to client's treatment
May superviseprofessional staff and/or support level staff
Monitor, evaluate, andrecord client progress according to measurable goals described in treatment andcare plan
Prepare and maintain allrequired treatment records and reports
Ability to communicateconfidentiality policies
Ability to assemble testmaterials and makes appropriate arrangements for a test site
Ability to clearlyexplain test procedures to consumers
Ability to providehelpful input into determining appropriate tests for consumers
Ability to administertests promptly and according to specific directions
Ability to develop andimplement treatment/case plans
Ability to stand in assupervisor in his/her absence
Dueto the volume of resumes/applications received, we are unable to provideinformation on application status by phone or email. Please be assuredthat your resume/application will be evaluated and we will contact you if weneed clarification or additional information. Only thoseapplicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the hiring agency.
Thisposition is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool hasbeen identified.
FORTHIS TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT, STATE LAW REQUIRES A NATIONAL AND STATE BACKGROUNDCHECK AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT.
Master's degree from an accredited college or university AND Two years of related experience OR Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in related field AND Four years of related experience OR One year of experience at the lower level Behavioral Hlth Counselor 2 (HCP101) or position equivalent. Note: Some positions may require certification or licensure.
Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or otherhuman services field
Three years of clinical experience serving people with SevereMental Illness