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Caseworker - Per Diem

Rochester, NY

This position, located in the Department of Human Services, is responsible for CPS Investigations. Duties also involve conducting home visits to investigate reports of abuse and/or neglect of children, assessing the safety of the environment, and providing necessary interventions such as removal and placement out of the home, or Family Court, when warranted.

The focus of this position will be to close existing CPS Investigation cases.

Duties are performed within well-defined laws and guidelines and under stressful conditions and can include de-escalating volatile situations. Traveling is a large part of the duties including visiting clients in jail as well as other locations in the community, and transporting clients in a motor vehicle. This level differs from the higher, Senior Caseworker by virtue of having more contact with clients and the lack of managing a casework team. The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of, a Casework Supervisor, ...

Behavior Support Specialist Level 1 or 2

Rochester, NY

Come join an innovative team as we explore Trauma Informed Care, the practice of mindfulness, and the tenants of positive psychology as we support children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Expand your knowledge of mental health supports as we work alongside counselors and psychiatrists to help people decrease symptoms and increase positive skills.

Join a team who explores creative and non-traditional behavior supports, always with an emphasis on helping people be the best they can be.

Qualifications
• LEVEL 1
◦Have at least a Masters degree from a program in a clinical and/or treatment field of psychology, social work, school psychology, or applied psychology as it relates to human development and clinical interventions, and have had documented training in assessment techniques and behavioral support plan developments; or
◦A National Board certification in behavior analysis (BCBA) and a Master’s degree in:
◾Behavior analysis; or
◾A ...

Medicaid Service Coordinator

Depew, NY

Assists persons with developmental disabilities in gaining access to necessary and appropriate services and supports. A Service Coordinator uses a person centered planning process to develop, implement and maintain an Individualized Service Plan (ISP) with the individual and his/her circle of support. The MSC promotes the concepts of informed choice, community inclusion, individualized services and supports and individual satisfaction. The MSC provides advocacy on behalf of the individual and helps to protect and uphold individual’s rights. Provides referral to requested supports and services, monitoring of service satisfaction, health and safety.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES
•Using a person-centered approach, facilitates the development of the Individualized Service Plan (ISP) and conducts reviews in accordance to regulatory and department policy and procedure.
•Provides linkage and referral to services as specified in the Individualized Service Plan or other ...

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Rochester, NY

Provide Comprehensive social work services, MH assessments, offer family and collateral assistance, crisis intervention, liaison with medical providers, and MAAT, regarding Behavioral Health issues and referrals. Offer short term, evidenced based practice interventions to persons with a range behavioral health disorders in an integrated primary care/behavioral health system.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Assist patients and families to change behaviors, emotions, attitudes and relationships that create obstacles or raise issues on a daily basis.
2. Help restore social conditions to enhance the patient/family’s capacity to meet their personal and social needs.
3. Makes internal and external referrals to programs and agencies to foster/support resources to patients and families struggling with behavioral health disorders
4. Explore with patients and families the role of social, economic, cultural systems in which they function.
5. Assist patients with adjustment related to ...

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