Case Manager

Family & Children Services Kalamazoo , MI 49001

Posted 2 months ago

Provide case management services that empower youth, young adults, and families to participate in a community environment. Serving families with a child (through the age of 18) who has been diagnosed as having Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED) or Developmentally Disabled and young adults (18-26) with a Serious and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI). Services are individualized and efforts are focused on educating and empowering consumers so they may achieve their goals, direct their own lives, increase their natural supports and resources and are less dependent on service providers. Case Management seeks to help individual/families better understand problems and partners with individuals/families so they may work on creating alternative solutions, providing coordination and monitoring of service delivery to assure the consumer has access to appropriate treatment and services.

Qualifications:

Minimum, BSW (LBSW); MSW/MA (LLMSW, LMSW, LLPC, LPC, TLLP, LLP) preferred. One year of related experience preferred.

Must be trained in CAFAS or ability to be trained as a reliable rater of CAFAS. Valid Michigan Driver License.



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