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Behavioral Health Specialist - Located in Rockford, IL

Company: Rosecrance Inc.
Location: Kingston
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

About Us:
Leaders in recovery. Champions of hope.
Rosecrance is a private not-for-profit organization and nationally recognized leader in treating substance use and mental health disorders for children, adolescents, adults, and families. With nearly 60 locations in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Iowa, our physician-led team has developed an innovative, multidisciplinary, outcomes-informed approach.
Our comprehensive continuum of care includes intervention and assessments; residential care for teens and adults with on-site detox services; intensive outpatient care and continuing care; family support, education, and therapy; virtual outpatient services and family support programs; alumni programming and parent support groups; and prevention and early intervention education for students and communities.
Since 1916, our unmatched legacy as a proven behavioral healthcare leader is a source of hope and strength to those we serve and provides a roadmap for the best opportunity for lasting recovery. Rosecrance served nearly 50,000 clients last year.
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Position Purpose:
This is an entry level clinical position working in the behavioral healthcare field. This role provides a therapeutic environment to our clients in our adolescent unit, by leading groups, transporting clients to outings, assisting with crisis management and emotional regulation development, and preparing our clients with the life skills needed to help them during the recovery process. This position is a great way to gain experience in the behavioral healthcare field.


  • Work hours prescribed by the Supervisor and any additional hours deemed necessary for the responsibilities assigned.
  • Serve as a role model for other staff, patients and customers and demonstrate positive guest relations in representing Rosecrance.
  • Supervise and manage the behavior of the clients and provide appropriate behavioral interventions and consequences.
  • Coordinate and supervise client recreational activities.
  • Monitor assigned clients by consulting with the mental health counselor in developing and implementing the individual treatment plan and scheduling individual sessions to assist the clients with treatment assignments and treatment plan objectives.
  • Ensure that client service records are maintained consistent with required rules and regulations.
  • Develop and present all client lectures listed on the clients lecture schedule.
  • Observe, monitor and record group dynamics.
  • Facilitate focal group discussion sessions.
  • Consult with the members of the treatment team and plan daily therapeutic direction for designated shift.
  • Read all logs and obtain pertinent information from staff of previous shifts, counselors, teachers, etc.

    Job Requirements/Qualifications

    • High School diploma or GED and one year of mental health treatment experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
    • Skilled in behavioral management techniques
    • Ability to coordinate and present lectures for clients, parents and community resources
    • Valid Illinois driver's license

      Benefits:

      • Health insurance with multiple plan options to meet your needs
      • Flexible Spending Account
      • Health Savings Account with company contribution
      • Dental insurance
      • Vision insurance
      • 401(k) plan with employer match and discretionary employer contribution
      • Group Life Insurance including LTD and AD&D
      • Tuition assistance (qualifications apply)
      • Licensure/certification reimbursement (qualifications apply)
      • Paid Time Off
      • Referral program
      • Wellness plan
      • Certain facilities offering on-site gym

        Rosecrance is an equal opportunity employer.
        EEO is the Law:
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Keywords: Rosecrance Inc., Rockford , Behavioral Health Specialist - Located in Rockford, IL, Healthcare , Kingston, Illinois

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