Provides formal and informal outreach and other clinical services to O'Hare Outreach clients.
Provides coordinated formal outreach services to prepare potential clients to accept services and formal outreach services to triage and register clients.
Provides initial medical/psychological and additional assessments to registered clients leading to the definition of treatment issues, the development of an individualized care plan and the implementation of a firm referral.
Provides counseling and case coordination services to follow through on referrals and monitor client responses to services. May function as a case manager for clients when necessary.
Maintains and protects the health and safety of clients and O'Hare occupants within the limits of the position holder's capabilities. Maintain office cleanliness.
Provides documentation in logs and client records of services delivered. Assists in the coordination of record, building databases on current program files.
Other duties as required for effective teamwork or as assigned by O'Hare Outreach Supervisor.
One year of experience preferably with the homeless or mental health population.
Assessment and Case Management skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time
Illinois driver's license required plus ability to drive agency van
Comprehensive Treatment for Substance Use Disorders.
Chicago's largest provider of treatment for substance use disorders with over 30 clinical programs delivered through a six-story, three building complex located in the West Loop area of Chicago