Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Respite Care Coordination Specialist in Phoenix, Arizona

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Arizona

is seeking a talented individual to join our team as a

Care Coordination Specialist . This position will work with our Outpatient program, supporting our Respite program with Case Management duties. We are seeking candidates who can work collaboratively with clinical, direct care, administrative staff and Child and Family Team (CFT) members, to provide the necessary support to coordinate treatment, case management and the maintenance of assigned client files. Responding to case inquiries, assisting with review of referrals, and provides assistance with service planning and review.**

This position will have a Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:00pm schedule.

What would a day in this position look like?

You would be responsible for keeping treatment anc CFT informed of all cases via email, meetings, and telephone. Keeping records/files up to date is vital for the success of this role. You will respond to care management inquiries from clinical staff or referring agency and any parent/case manager/funder requests for information.

Devereux is seeking a Care Coordination Specialist who can demonstrate knowledge and skills in case management, and in providing appropriate care, treatment, and services for the behavioral health needs of the children and asolescents we serve. Having experience or familiarity with common mental disorders, as well as understanding the principles of human growth and development over the lifespan.

Keywords: case management, care management, Respite, Outpatient, Behavioral Health Services

ORGANIZATION PROFILE:

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is a leading nonprofit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.

Devereux Arizona serves more than 4,000 individuals annually, across the state. Programs include Residential Treatment Centers, Day School, Outpatient Services, Prevention Programs, Respite, Short-term Residential Treatment, Adult Foster Care, and Foster Care for children. The Human Rights Campaign recognized Devereux Arizona in 2012 for its work with LGBT foster and adoptive families, with the “All Children – All Families” seal. Devereux Arizona was the first organization in Arizona to receive this honor. The Devereux Arizona culture is extremely diverse. We are a supportive and inclusive organization and practice nondiscrimination across all programs and services. Whether we are hiring employees, licensing foster parents or serving clients, we do so without regard to race, color, religious creed, age, ancestry, national origin, gender identity or expression, and/or sexual orientation.

Additional Details

The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility. For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.

Requirements

Education : Bachelors degree in Human Services or related field preferred.

High school diploma or GED required.**

Experience : One year of work experience in mental health delivery system. Knowledge and background in assessment and treatment planning development.**

Ability to make decisions and meet deadlines

Exceptional communication skills, being able to interact with diverse cultures with clients and staff

Must be computer literate

Must possess Level One AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card

Must pass 39-month MVR Check