Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ), a peer led not-for-profit organization, seeks a Wellness Associate for a hospital diversion program based in New Brunswick, NJ. This position is ON CALL and hours are based on the program staffing needs.
Under the direction of the Program Manager will provide supportive services geared toward facilitating the center guests successful stay, learning crisis coping skills and working toward realizing their full potential. Helps center guests to identify and develop coping strategies related to daily stresses, keeping in mind the goal of CSPNJ is guest self-sufficiency. This includes encouraging guests towards their personal vision of recovery, and supporting and assisting the achievement of personal goals. Knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation model preferred. Individuals working through their own recovery are strongly encouraged to apply.
Bachelors in related field and 1 year relevant work experience
Excellent written verbal and computer skills
Strong assessment skills and organizational skills
Ability to manage crisis
Valid NJ drivers license required
Collaborative Support Programs Of New Jersey