Thresholds
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description Community Support Specialists provide mental health support where it makes the most impact—in our clients' homes and communities. As a Community Support Specialist, you walk alongside clients in every step of their recovery.Thresholds is one of the oldest and largest community mental health organizations in Illinois. We pride ourselves on being a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace and one of Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, several years in a row.Are you someone who enjoys getting to know someone and coaching them towards achieving their goals related to work, relationships, and independent living? Working as a Community Support Specialist is a unique learning opportunity. You will remove barriers to mental healthcare through case management: connecting our clients with resources and helping them navigate complex systems. You will also drive them to doctors’ appointments, to benefits offices, or to the grocery store to strengthen daily...
Thresholds Blue Island, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description Is social justice deeply important to you? Consider joining our innovative team by becoming a Program Director! 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. 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.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES• Ensures the delivery of all program and casework services, attempt to accomplish all agency objectives and promulgate agency traditions, practices, and organizational goals.• Provides...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description The Crisis Worker, Mobile Crisis Response will work as part of a team responding to mental health crisis in the community. The Crisis Worker facilitates de‐escalation, assessment, safety planning and direct connection to community resources with the goal of increasing stabilization and promoting overall safety. This position reports to the Team Leader, Mobile Crisis Response.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Works collaboratively in a dyad to provide mobile crisis response including de‐escalation, assessment, safety planning, and referral to community members experiencing a crisis.Responds to Thresholds crisis line and assesses caller to determine needs and level of intervention necessary. At implementation of the Statewide 988 crisis line, this position will field these referrals and make determinations on the appropriate level of response.Provides linkage to resources within the crisis continuum.Utilizes person‐centered, recovery‐oriented care that...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description The Crisis Worker, Mobile Crisis Response will work as part of a team responding to mental health crisis in the community. The Crisis Worker facilitates de‐escalation, assessment, safety planning and direct connection to community resources with the goal of increasing stabilization and promoting overall safety. This position reports to the Team Leader, Mobile Crisis Response.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Works collaboratively in a dyad to provide mobile crisis response including de‐escalation, assessment, safety planning, and referral to community members experiencing a crisis.Responds to Thresholds crisis line and assesses caller to determine needs and level of intervention necessary. At implementation of the Statewide 988 crisis line, this position will field these referrals and make determinations on the appropriate level of response.Provides linkage to resources within the crisis continuum.Utilizes person‐centered, recovery‐oriented care that...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description Is social justice deeply important to you? Consider joining our award-winning agency as a Transition Coordinator in our Youth and Young Adult Services (YAYAS) Programs, which have been featured in over a dozen books and scholarly journals refining best practices for this population.The Transition Coordinator serves as the primary transition facilitator for youth and young adults who are discharging from the Young Adult Residential and Transitional Living Program. They provide the coordination of mental health treatment, housing, benefits, and linkage to other services and resources that will be needed post-discharge. They also assist in skill-building through coaching and one-on-one work with young adults as they prepare for the transition. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Provides direct service to members through transition, including case management, crisis intervention, and psycho-social rehabilitation services.Develops and implements the...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description Community Support Specialists provide mental health support where it makes the most impact—in our clients' homes and communities. As a Community Support Specialist, you walk alongside clients in every step of their recovery.Thresholds is one of the oldest and largest community mental health organizations in Illinois. We pride ourselves on being a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace and one of Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, several years in a row.Are you someone who enjoys getting to know someone and coaching them towards achieving their goals related to work, relationships, and independent living? Working as a Community Support Specialist is a unique learning opportunity. You will remove barriers to mental healthcare through case management: connecting our clients with resources and helping them navigate complex systems. You will also drive them to doctors’ appointments, to benefits offices, or to the grocery store to strengthen daily...
Thresholds Northfield, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description The Supported Employment 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 encourage the realization of work as central to the recovery process when...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA
Jul 03, 2022  
Job Details Description The Intake Specialist provides intake and mental health assessment services in the community, including residences, hospitals, nursing homes, and SMHRFs (Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Facilities), as well as public spaces and other locations as needed.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Works in consultation with leadership to assess risk and completes safety assessments when indicated.Consults with team to determine the level of service, diagnostic impression, and prognosis and safety mitigation; elevates safety concerns to Thresholds' High-Risk Committee.Independently schedules assessments and additional clinical services, including coordination between treatment teams, communicating with other agencies, hospitals, and potential member's families. Maintain logs and other records of all contacts.Provide direct service to members.May be required to provide transportation for members of the program using a Thresholds provided vehicle or...
Thresholds Chicago, IL, USA