Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
Population served within the SAMHSA System of Care grant. Responsible for intensive collaboration with juvenile justice staff through HOPE Program (High-Risk Offender Programming Through Engagement). Provides evidenced-based individual, family, and group therapy designed to prevent removal of delinquent minors from home and provide skills to strengthen family unit and be productive members of society. Provides mental health evaluation; treatment planning; psychosocial education; case management and case consultation service to clients and their families. Links to community service projects as needed. Assists clients in developing and accomplishing treatment goals in individual and group settings. Provides services in office and community settings including client homes and at the juvenile detention center. Meets minimum productivity expectations and documentation standards using electronic medical records. Works as part of a comprehensive treatment team. Provides consultation and education to community groups. Competently works with clients with coexisting disorders including substance abuse.