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Behavioral Health Tech Residential Services in Orlando, FL at Aspire Health Partners

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SCOPE:

Perform duties to monitor client’s participation in activities, assist clients to proceed through the responsibilities and commitments of the assigned program and transport clients to off-site activities, providing services under parameters of designated program and within prescribed setting, working within the limits of standard or accepted practice.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Monitor clients during daily activities including work, meals and recreation to ensure compliance with program commitments and regulations.  Observe client and facility conditions.  Monitor client telephone conversations.  Assist clients in accessing program resources.  Conduct searches of rooms and personal belongings. Communicate unusual issues or circumstances to supervisory personnel regarding current client and facility conditions.

 

  1. Ensure safety of clients, program and the public at all times. Transport clients to various appointments and activities including medical and dental appointments, court hearings and scheduled and authorized outside activities.  Monitor client activities and behavior, maintain custody of client and conduct informal individual counseling, while offsite.

 

  1. Facilitate group meetings and house meetings, note critical issues for review with others and collect fees for services.  Provide psycho education and skill training for clients.

 

  1. Document client behavior and other related data. Prepare periodic and special reports relating to work activities and project progress.  Perform crisis interventions as required including proper procedure for use of force.

 

  1. Assist to develop and implement monthly activity plans for the program. Participate in the maintenance of the facility and its landscape along with clients.

 

  1. Monitor clients issuing urine samples for laboratory testing and prepare and maintain required documentation for chain of custody.

 

  1. Maintain high standards of ethical and professional conduct and adheres to Agency policies and procedures.

 

  1. Perform other related duties as assigned by management.

 

OTHER DUTIES MAY INCLUDE BUT ARE LIMITED TO:

  1. Perform or assist with any departmental operations, under direction, to maintain work flow.

 

  1. Attend and participate in a variety of meetings, staffing and task force groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements and policies.

 

  1. Maintain work area in a clean and orderly condition. Ensure safe operating conditions within area of responsibility.  Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED:

Common office equipment and specimen collection materials.

 

Job Requirements

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Education or equivalent required. 
  • One year of related experience in counseling, intervention and behavior modification techniques or education is preferred. 

 

FULLY FUNCTIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires understanding of addiction behavior and related social, psychological and health issues. Requires complete knowledge of the organizations related programs, practices and policies as well as rules of documentation and confidentiality.
  • Requires the ability to read, analyze and interpret written information including regulations and effectively communicate verbally and in writing where information includes precise data and terminology, possibly of a confidential nature. 
  • Requires the equivalent of a complete high school education along with specialized training in counseling, intervention and behavior modification techniques. Requires a valid state of Florida Driver’s License and State required insurance.