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Eliot Community Human Services MH Behavioral Specialist II in Beverly, Massachusetts

Description

The Behavioral Specialist II will work side by side with residents to assist in skill development. The ideal candidate will have experience working with medically involved, with persistent mental illness requiring unique supports.

Eliot is a leader in the Behavioral Health realm and provides an integrated and comprehensive network of services to adults with psychiatric disabilities that are evidence based, provide rehabilitation and hope to those in services. Eliot is known for our innovative clinical approach, high quality clinical training and for having the most talented people in community behavioral health services

Responsibilities :

  • Provide side by side interventions to Persons that focus on problem solving, skills training, modeling behavior, optimism and encouragement.

  • Assist the team and Persons in providing on-going assessment of symptoms and responses to staff interventions.

  • Participate in the development treatment plans and ensure that the Person is at the center of the process and that the interventions are clinically based.

  • Support Persons in their desire for recovery and rehabilitation in the development of their goals. 3. Provide specific interventions and supports to specialty population within the IGLE.

  • Ensure the safety of the specialty population and the community by adhering to monitoring plans to support Persons.

  • Administer and monitor Person medications in accordance with agency, DMH and DPH regulations, policies and procedures.

Schedule: Sunday-Thursday 8am-4pm

Qualifications

Skills

Preferred

  • Computer Software Skills: Intermediate

  • Med Administration: Intermediate

  • Communication Skills: Intermediate

Education

Preferred

  • Bachelors or better in Social Work

Licenses & Certifications

Required

  • MA DRIVER'S LICENSE

Experience

Preferred

  • 3 years: Experience with specific population
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