Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) Clinical Community Support (CCS) Specialist
Responsibilities: Providing on-going primary and secondary community mental health case management services to adults who are probated to mental health care through the Assisted Outpatient Treatment Community Commitment with Fairfield County Probate Court in order to improve compliance and engagement with necessary mental health services. Serves as an advocate, liaison, mediator, broker for SMD's: engage in assertive outreach to clients/families; discharge planning with hospitals; attending meetings and coordinating care; promotes client-driven and strength-oriented services; adheres to the agency's mission statement; policy and procedures; follows guidelines to ensure quality assurance; maintains productivity and documentation standards; keeps current licensing credentials. Develops and implements initial and revised Individual Service Plan.
Manifests a commitment to and Recovery Model philosophy and standards, and fosters an environment that supports recovery for persons served. Possesses a working knowledge of community resources. Is sensitive to the cultural needs of the individual and/or family served and the ability to transport/travel within Fairfield County for services/meetings.
Qualifications: Ohio driver's license; proof of automobile liability insurance (minimum $100,000); Bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience in working with adults with SMD; exhibits respect, compassion, warmth, caring and friendliness; non-judgmental of varying cultural beliefs; ability to assess, teach and model skill development techniques in home maintenance, interpersonal-social and pre-vocational interests; ability to set limits, confront behaviors and redirect.
Supervisor: AOT Specialist Court Liaison