Stevens County WISe Adult Family Partner in Colville, Washington
Primary responsibility is to provide Wraparound with Intensive Services (WISe) to individuals through the age of 20 who have intensive and complex mental health needs and their families. As an Adult Family Partner you will act as a mediator, facilitator, or provide a “bridge” between families and community agencies. You provide one’s own lived experiences providing hope and “peer support” to other families experiencing similar challenges. Provide mobile crisis outreach services and participate in the provision of crisis response in relation to their current crisis plan and respond to destabilizing events. Provide crisis stabilization by reducing or eliminating immediate stressors and provide counseling to assist in de-escalating behaviors and interactions. Assist youth and families to develop, expand, and implement crisis plans to reflect proactive and graduated strategies. Perform other duties as assigned by the WISe Services Supervisor . Qualified applicants will have a lived personal experience as a parent of a youth with complex/behavioral needs. Must be a “Certified Peer Counselor” (can be obtained upon hire). M ust be eligible for at least an Agency Affiliated Counselor Certification with the WA State Department of Health. Completed full WISe Training (can be completed upon hire). Must have a high level of flexibility and accessibility. Must have good written & oral communication skills . Computer literacy desirable – clinical software used. Abstract of driving record for past three years required. Satisfactory criminal history backgrounds check results are a condition of employment. Application available at www.co.stevens.wa.us If you have questions please contact John Moser at (509) 685-0629 or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org .