Case Manager/Social Worker - FT - Mahoning County

Location: Trumbull,Mahoning
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Position Description

Coleman Professional Services, a nationally recognized not-for-profit provider of behavioral health and rehabilitation programs, is expanding services to Mahoning County and seeks full-time Case Managers to provide intensive case management services to individuals with severe and persistent mental health issues who may also have a substance abuse disorder.  Case Managers will assist clients with accessing community-based resources, housing, and employment and linking clients with ongoing mental health and/or substance abuse services.  Case Managers will work with Probation, Parole, Courts, Social Security, DJFS, and other providers.  Case Managers generally must spend 97% of their billable time in the community and transport clients.

Qualified candidates must have an understanding of: mental illness, psychiatric symptoms, and impact on functioning and behavior; how to therapeutically engage a mentally ill person; concepts of recovery/resiliency; crisis response procedures; community mental health system; de-escalation techniques; how his/her behavior can impact the behavior of individuals with mental illness.  At least one year related experience and knowledge of community resources is required.  Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and preferred candidates will have a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Social Work or related field.  All candidates must have and maintain a valid driver's license and maintain acceptable driver status in accordance with Company policy.

Benefits options include health, life, pension, paid time off, and more.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  E.O.E.  Persons with a disability can request an accommodation to complete the application process by emailing careers@colemanservices.org with the subject line "Accommodation Request." 

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