Our client is seeking an individual to join their team as a Rehabilitation Practitioner. This team member will be responsible for performing all aspects of Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation program (IPR) to facilitate the achievement of goals identified by individuals authorized to receive these services. All necessary training will be provided upon hire.
IPR is a combination of one-on-one meetings, between the practitioner and client, along with facilitating about five groups per week. The goal of the IPR program is to help clients learn to set, achieve, and maintain long term goals related to education, employment, socialization, or housing.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Provide all aspects if IPR including: Triage, Readiness Assessment, Readiness Development, Goal Choosing, Goal Achieving and goal Keeping, to individuals authorized to participate in the IPR program. Services to be provided on an individual and group basis while focusing on overall recovery.
- Plan and facilitate creative groups to take place at various community locations, in order to help clients integrate into and utilize community settings and resources.
- Complete all required documentation utilizing MyEvolv including: progress notes, service plans, social histories, certification period reports, IPR forms, discharge summaries, etc. in a manner that meets or exceeds program standards.
- Attend and participate in individual supervision meetings and all staff meetings.
- Communicate with multidisciplinary team members including family members, natural supports, and professional supports as appropriate.
- Manage all aspects of scheduling for clients including making appointments, communicating changes in schedules, arriving on time for appointments, etc.
- Develops comprehensive treatment plans in accordance with policy and procedures.
- Communicates information to other agencies/organizations as appropriate.
- Is dependable and punctual regarding scheduling and attendance.
- Adhere to all applicable State and Federal regulations.
- Display a courteous and caring attitude at all times to the clientele, volunteers, and visitors of the Agency.
- Cooperate and collaborate with program area staff, volunteers, and other Agency staff.
- Abide by all specific program and Agency procedures, policies, and requirements.
- Develop personal and program related skills through participation in internal and external training opportunities, including printed material and audio and/or visual media.
- Perform other program related duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s Degree and one year of experience working with the chronically mentally ill population.
- Ability to complete 60 hours of Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation Service training by a certified instructor, upon hire.
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to weather conditions.
- The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
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