Thresholds
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Is social justice deeply important to you? Consider joining our innovative team by becoming a Desk Clerk! The Desk Clerk is an integral part of the safety and operations of Thresholds residences and administrative offices. Working at Thresholds means making a difference in someone's life every day.Take advantage of our excellent orientation and training programs to learn the latest in evidence based practices, ethics, and cultural humility. Enjoy flexibility and autonomy in how you accomplish your work. At Thresholds, one of Chicago's award winning best workplaces, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, participation in the public service loan forgiveness program, opportunities for growth and continuing education, and great supervision.Essential Duties:Provide front desk coverage and staff support, and help ensure the safety and integrity of operations within the assigned building for Thresholds residential and administrative sites.Ensure that the building is safe...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
The Team Leader is a part of the management structure of the program. The Team Leader is responsible for the direct supervision of all the members of the team in order to insure quality service delivery to members and functions as the senior clinician of your team.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:Assumes the leadership role within this Residential Program's assigned team and in the daily monitoring of implementation of evidence based practices.Models evidence-based practices and recovery to ensure team adherence and understanding to fidelity scales.Ensures that 60% of services are provided in the member's natural setting.Under the direct supervision of a QMHP or LPHA, gathers member information and assesses the need for service, makes recommendations for treatment, identifies and investigates existing natural resources and supports, explains options available to the member and assists in the application process.Actively leads and oversees the activities of team staff members...
Thresholds Blue Island, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Is social justice important to you? Consider joining our innovative agency by applying to be an Administrative Assistant within one of our Residential Programs. Our mission-driven organization, which provides Home, Health, and Hope, gives you assurance that your work contributes to changing people's lives. Join us and be part of an organization that has, for decades, provided mental health and substance use treatment in Cook County and beyond.As one of Chicago's award-winning best workplaces, Thresholds offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. We have a fun and flexible work environment with perks for employees, such as random drawings for free sporting events tickets, discount movie tickets, and much more.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:Assists the Program Leaders with the day-to-day administrative operations of the program, including typing, answering telephones and ordering office supplies.Provides front desk/receptionist duties for the location.Meets...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to release and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATION Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Kankakee, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Is social justice deeply important to you? Consider joining our innovative organization by becoming a Clinical Team Leader! You will have the opportunity to mentor community support workers as they learn evidence-based counseling and case management skills. You and your staff will work alongside people in the community, where they need you most.Take advantage of our excellent orientation and management training programs to learn the latest in evidence-based practices, ethics, and supervision. At Thresholds, one of Chicago’s award winning best workplaces, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, participation in the public service loan forgiveness program, opportunities for growth, and clinical supervision for LCPC/LCSW licensure in an intellectually collegial environment.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Assumes the leadership role within the team. Models and monitors evidence-based practices and recovery principles.As a "player-coach,"...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Is social justice important to you? Consider joining our innovative team by being a Team Leader with our Homeless Outreach Program! Be part of a collaborative team and form therapeutic relationships with people who struggle with homelessness and severe mental illness. Using evidence-based clinical skills, we help people change their lives.Join us and take advantage of our excellent orientation and training programs to learn the latest in evidence-based clinical practices, ethics, and cultural humility. At Thresholds, one of Chicago’s award winning best workplaces, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, participation in the public service loan forgiveness program, opportunities for growth and continuing education, and clinical supervision for LCPC/LCSW licensure.Team Leader-MastersESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides street outreach, case management, job support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation services either...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The ACT Nurse is part of a team that provides mental health services directly to our members; within that team, the nurse will assess patients, administer medication, and provide education for the patient.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Visits members at their homes or in the community to assess medical and psychosocial needs. Provides services according to nursing standards and monitors clinical status and response to treatment.Provides consultation to the clinical team regarding members' medical issues. Serves as a resource for the clinical team on general medical issues.Works closely with all consulting psychiatrists and medical doctors as assigned. This may include but is not limited to: medication administration, scheduling appointments, and coordinating care as indicated by the members’ service plans.Provides education about available resources or options available to the members and assist in the application process.Advocates and assists with...
Thresholds Gurnee, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to relapse and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATION Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Gurnee, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Peer Support Specialist provides peer support services, serves as a consumer advocate; provides consumer information and peer support for consumers. The Peer Support Specialist performs a wide range of tasks to assist consumers in regaining control over their own lives and over their own recovery process. The Peer Support Specialist will role model competency in recovery and ongoing coping skills. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Creates a welcoming, accepting environment in the Freedom Center. Encourages the development of friendships, positive interaction, and leisure activities.Uses their unique recovery experience to Teach and role model the value of every individual’s recovery experience.Model effective coping techniques and self-help strategies. Maintains working knowledge of current trends and developments in the mental health field Provides and advocates for effective recovery-based services and assists members to obtain services suited to...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to relapse and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATION Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Is social justice important to you? Consider joining our innovative agency by applying to be an Administrative Assistant within one of our Residential Programs. Our mission-driven organization, which provides Home, Health, and Hope, gives you assurance that your work contributes to changing people's lives. Join us and be part of an organization that has, for decades, provided mental health and substance use treatment in Cook County and beyond.As one of Chicago’s award-winning best workplaces, Thresholds offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. We have a fun and flexible work environment with perks for employees, such as random drawings for free sporting events tickets, discount movie tickets, and much more.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists the Program Leaders with the day-to-day administrative operations of the program, including typing, answering telephones and ordering office supplies.Provides front desk/receptionist duties for...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Do you care deeply about social justice? Consider joining us by becoming an Intake Specialist! Working at Thresholds means making a difference in someone’s life every day. For decades, Thresholds has provided mental health and substance use services in Chicagoland and surrounding counties that give hope to those who need it most.Take advantage of our excellent training programs to learn the latest in evidence-based clinical practices. Enjoy flexibility and autonomy in how you accomplish your work. At Thresholds, one of Chicago’s award-winning best workplaces, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, opportunities for growth and continuing education, and clinical supervision for LCPC/LCSW licensure. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Provides intake and mental health assessment services in the community, including residences, psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes, and institutes of mental disease, as well as public spaces and other...
Thresholds Woodstock, IL 60098, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Pre-Admission ScreenerThe Pre-Admission Screener reports directly to the Team Leader. The focus of this role is to perform Pre-Admission Screenings. May also instruct individuals and families in health education and disease prevention care, utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation. Effectively interacts with patients, significant others, and other health team members. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Review all PAS screen requests to determine the appropriate next step – usually either a level 1 or level 2 screen. Complete OBRA form for level 1 screens, usually same day.Complete level 2 screens within 72 hours – conduct face-to-face assessment.Comply with the PASRR manual/guidelines set by DMH.CSS 3 responsibilities - provide PSR, CSI, and other Rule 132 services including CSG – Open art studio to enhance member’s recoveryAttend team meetings to help plan for services, participate in...
Thresholds Kankakee, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The ACT Nurse is part of a team that provides mental health services directly to our members; within that team, the nurse will assess patients, administer medication, and provide education for the patient.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Visits members at their homes or in the community to assess medical and psychosocial needs. Provides services according to nursing standards and monitors clinical status and response to treatment.Provides consultation to the clinical team regarding members' medical issues. Serves as a resource for the clinical team on general medical issues.Works closely with all consulting psychiatrists and medical doctors as assigned. This may include but is not limited to: medication administration, scheduling appointments, and coordinating care as indicated by the members’ service plans.Provides education about available resources or options available to the members and assist in the application process.Advocates and assists with...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to relapse and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATION Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Crisis Specialist Master's is responsible for the clinical screening interview and assessment of all guests seeking entrance into the Living Room. The Crisis Support Specialist also assists in overseeing the development of the initial recovery goals for each new member and in assessing members for the appropriate level of care within the agency and externally after their Living Room stay.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the day‐to‐day operations of the Living Room entry and exit screening procedures. The screening will take into account the suitability of the Living Room environment and program to the guest’s needs, coordination and collaboration with referring agencies, review of clinical records, including the safety of the individual as well as other guests and staff occupying the Living Room; an exit screening to review follow up services and an exit survey to obtain guest feedback on their Living Room experience.Create a...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to relapse and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATIONCandidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Our mission-driven organization gives you assurance that your work contributes to changing people's lives. Join the Emerging Adults team as an Administration Assistant and be part of a program that provides mental health support to young adults learning to navigate new adulthood. The Administrative Assistant provides clerical and/or administrative support to the Program Director as assigned. This may include filing, typing, making meeting arrangements, taking minutes, and overseeing petty cash accounts.As one of Chicago’s award-winning best workplaces, Thresholds offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. We have a fun and flexible work environment with perks for employees, such as random drawings for free sporting events tickets, discount movie tickets, and much more.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists the Program Leaders with the day-to-day administrative operations of the program, including typing, answering telephones and ordering...
Thresholds Westmont, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description The Community Support Specialist provides direct service to clients through individual and group counseling/therapy, vocational support, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation. They identify risk factors related to release and develop relapse prevention plans and strategies.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Develops and reviews members’ care plans by identifying goals, objectives, and specific mental health services needed.Teaches members independent and community living skills, such as housekeeping, meal preparation, coping skills, etc.Provides support to members with collateral social service agencies and the community.Documents services provided in an Electronic Health Record in a timely manner. EDUCATION Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and have:High school diploma or GED certificate with 5 years of supervised job-related experience in the field of social services OR Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related...
Thresholds Gurnee, IL, USA
Aug 03, 2021
Job Details Description Employment Support SpecialistThe Employment Support Specialist works with all members on their team who would like to or are thinking about obtaining a job by following the components of the Supported Employment Evidence‐Based Practice (SE EBP). Assisting members in obtaining and maintaining employment that is consistent with their vocational and recovery goals is at the core of SE. The specialist will be required to spend at least 60% of direct service time in the community to engage and support consumers, family members, and employersESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Learns about and embrace the core values of Supported Employment Evidence-Based Practice (SE EBP): Eligibility is based on member choice, SE is integrated with mental health treatment, competitive employment is the goal, the search for a job begins rapidly, job finding is individualized, and follow‐along supports are continuous.Discusses and encourages the realization of work as central...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA