Case Manager-Bilingual-Behavioral Health Outpatient
The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5737
Provide case management and substance abuse treatment to consumers in the Behavioral Health Outpatient program. Make assessments and provide appropriate crisis interventions and risk management as needed. Teach consumers adult daily living skills. Serve as a resource to staff regarding the Latino/Spanish community. Initiate treatment and advocate for consumer within network of care. Negotiate on behalf of the consumer, as needed. Transport consumers in own vehicle or Center van to planned activities and appointments.
1. Bachelor’s degree in Human Services preferred. Adequate level of education and/or work experience may be substituted for degree. 2. Experience in cross-cultural education, training and consultation required. 3. Experience with Rhode Island substance abuse system and its network agencies. 4. Awareness of the general trends in confronting the problems of substance abuse. 5. Fluency in Spanish/English (reading/writing/speaking) 6. Must have valid driver’s license and insured auto.