Job Title: Say Yes Mental Health Counselor – Clinical Social Worker
Location: Buffalo Public Schools
Reports to: Program Director
Provides assessment treatment planning, crisis and on-going therapeutic treatment interventions to children, adolescents, young adults and their families in school based mental health clinic.
· Provides appropriate case management, including work with ECDSS, schools, probation, PCP and other agencies
· Assists clients with linkages to appropriate community resources to enhance treatment and recovery.
· Communicates with others in client services system to coordinate care. Such contacts may include, but not be limited to, primary care physicians, members of the multi-disciplinary team, insurance companies and service providers involved in the care of clients.
Master's degree in an OMH approved discipline with Qualified Health Profession status (LMSW, LCSW, LCSW-R, LMHC). Experience preferred, but not required.