Thresholds
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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 Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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.Able to facilitate recovery groups and oversee activities..Ability to prepare lite meals30% of the time will be providing community based recovery support.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...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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.Able to facilitate recovery groups and oversee activities..Ability to prepare lite meals30% of the time will be providing community based recovery support.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...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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 Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
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. Covid-19 Note In the spirit of caring for one another and our community, please note that upon accepting an offer of employment from Thresholds, you will be required to share proof of a Covid-19 vaccination. The requirement is subject to...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
Job Details Description The Clinical Art Therapist provides person centered, strength based clinical services to members living with psychiatric, substance use, and/or complex trauma histories through individual, group, and/or family counseling. Specific clinical services provided may include Art and Creative Art Therapies; motivational interviewing, mindfulness based sobriety, acceptance and commitment therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and cognitive behavior therapy. Provides consultation and training support to staff members working on the multidisciplinary teams. The programs operate using a trauma-informed approach and harm reduction philosophy.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide direct service to members through; art therapy/counseling, group counseling/therapy, case management, community support, job support, case consultation, and crisis intervention.Assess, evaluate, and make recommendations to enhance the therapeutic/clinical perspective on clinical...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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 Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
Job Details Description Employment/Education Support SpecialistThe Employment/Education 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 Employment/Education Support Specialist Evidence‐Based Practices (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 Employment/Education Support 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 the Employment/Education Support Specialist 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...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
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
Jan 20, 2022  
Job Details Description Thresholds is seeking a highly skilled, energetic, and innovative Assistant Program Director for our Young Adult Transitional Living Programs (TLP) for young people experiencing a variety of mental health needs. The TLP programs include young adults referred from DCFS and young mothers and their children experiencing homelessness or from the DCFS system. This position may require some evening hours and on call responsibilities. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Provides case management and administrative leadership for multiple teams of DCFS case managers with Thresholds TLP programs.Participates in a multidisciplinary leadership team working to continually improve and enhance our models based on the latest evidence.Engages in local and national learning communities regarding cutting edge mental health services for youth and young adults.Carries out supervisory responsibilities, including interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jan 20, 2022  
Job Details Description Is social justice important to you? Consider joining our innovative team by becoming a Case Manager for Youth and Young Adult Services! Working at Thresholds means making a difference in someone’s life every day. For decades, Thresholds has provided direct mental health and substance use treatments in Chicago’s communities. The Case Manager plans and coordinates treatment and services for youth and young adults with mental health needs.Take advantage of our excellent orientation and training programs to learn the latest in evidence based practices, ethics, and time management. At Thresholds, one of Chicago’s award winning best workplaces, we offer competitive compensation and benefits package, participation in the public service loan forgiveness program, opportunities for growth and continuing education, and clinical supervision for LCPC/LCSW licensure.The Case Manager serves as the primary transition facilitator by providing the coordination of treatment,...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA