The Child Abuse Prevention Center is seeking a Full Time Bilingual Spanish Mental Health Worker for its specialized Children’s In Home Crisis Stabilization program comprised of a team of clinicians and mental health workers. The focus of the Children’s In Home Crisis Stabilization program is to keep the family unit together in the best interest of the child. Services are provided to children and families primarily in the home and school settings.
Duties include but are not limited to: 1) Conducting a needs assessment of resource, prioritizing needs of child and family and address barriers; 2) Consulting and coordinating with referring agency and other community agencies and resources to advocate for the mental health needs of the child/family; 3) Provide rehabilitation services as needed to improve, maintain and restore functioning, such as social skills, impulse control, coping skills, communication, etc.; 4) Provide parenting education as needed including setting limits, behavioral contracts, communication, etc.; 5) Document all services provided for contract compliance as well as financial, statistical and other reporting purposes.
- Bachelors degree in Social Work or related field required
- Experience working with the teenage population preferred
- Experience working with clients in crisis situations preferred
- Valid California Driver’s License required
- LiveScan fingerprinting required
- Bilingual Spanish required
About the Center:
The Child Abuse Prevention Center is the county’s leading not-for-profit organization focused exclusively on the prevention of child abuse. As one of the largest and most successful family and children services agencies in Orange County, The Center works with families to create healthier environments for children, ultimately building stronger families. One child at a time, one family at a time, we are creating stronger families and healthier communities in order to prevent and to break the generational cycle of abuse.
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Interested candidates REQUIRED to send resume and salary history to [email protected] referencing the position title in the subject line.