Licensed Mental Health Therapist
The goal of the program is to provide a comprehensive harm reduction approach that assists participants in obtaining overall health and well-being. Homeless Health Care Los Angeles’ (HHCLA) services and resources are provided to all clients, regardless of background or identity. This position will work as part of a team coordinating holistic services for Justice-Involved Populations integrating into the community from the Los Angeles County Jail or California State Prison and/or under supervision whom are enrolled in HHCLA’s Project Impact program. The program will provide assessment, re-entry planning, and linkage to community resources for Medi-Cal eligible L.A. County jail inmates experiencing health issues, mental health conditions, substance use disorders, and/or homelessness. The Licensed Mental Health Therapist is responsible for overseeing the Project ImPACT mental/behavioral health elements at their respective site and serving as the off-site mental health lead to ensure program efficacy and overall continuity of care.
Certified Substance Use Counselor
The Substance Use Counselor is responsible for conducting screenings/assessments, educating clients/patients about their different treatment options, facilitating individual counseling and group sessions, provides case management services, develops treatment plans, coordinates care and works with inter-disciplinary team to provide continuity of care.
Community Health Worker
Under direct supervision, the Community Health Worker (CHW) provides peer-to-peer support and counseling drawing on shared experiences as a peer to validate the consumer’s experience. Provides guidance and encouragement to consumers to take responsibility and actively participate in their own recovery and/or re-entry process. Community Health Worker role models competency in re-entry and serves as a mentor for consumers in an Outpatient, Field-based or Wellness setting. In addition, this position will conduct outreach to identify potential clients, provide case management services, benefits enrollment, housing assessments and facilitate self-help/life skills groups. The position reports to the Re-Entry Program Manager. This is a full-time position and may be require working weekends.
Behavioral Health therapist
The Behavioral Health Therapist will conduct group and individual psychotherapy for clients with co-occurring disorders utilizing a Trauma Informed framework. The Behavioral Health Therapist will integrate the principles of harm reduction, housing first, mindfulness, motivational interviewing, stages of change, Critical Time Intervention and other effective practice that support HHCLA Philosophies. The Behavioral Health Therapist will work as part of an interdisciplinary team under the supervision of the Director for Behavioral Health. The Behavioral Health Therapist will utilize clinical case management as needed to support therapeutic goals and engage clients in person centered services.
The Peer Specialist works under the direction of the Homeless Services Case Manager Team lead and is a part of a multidisciplinary team of Intensive Case managers, supportive case managers and Housing Navigators. The Peer Specialist works to provide supportive services to clients in the Homeless Services Housing Program. The Peer Specialist works to improve the health of homeless individuals by assisting with the provision of stable housing, support of a comprehensive treatment plan and coordinating linkages to medical care, mental health care, alcohol/substance use treatment and other supportive services. Once the individual has obtained permanent housing, the Peer Specialist will assist the client in maintaining their housing.
Under the direction of the Housing Team Lead, the Housing Navigator works directly with program participants and develops, arranges and coordinates treatment services. The Housing Navigator provides linkage to permanent, affordable housing service for homeless individuals who meet the criteria to available Homeless Health Care Los Angeles Housing Subsidized Programs. The Housing Navigator also works to improve the health of homeless individuals by assisting with the provision of stable housing, development of a comprehensive treatment plan and facilitating linkages to medical care, mental health care, alcohol/substance use treatment, housing retention and other supportive services.
Clinical Case Manager
The primary purpose of HHCLA’s Housing for Health (HFH) program is to provide permanent, affordable housing linked to appropriate services for homeless individuals who are frequent users of the Department of Health Services system. The clinical social worker/case manager works directly with program participants and develops, arranges and coordinates treatment services. The clinical social worker/case manager works to improve the health of homeless individuals by assisting with the provision of stable housing, development ofa comprehensive treatment plan and facilitating linkages to medical care, mental health care,alcohol/substance use treatment and other supportive services. Once the individual has obtained permanent housing, the clinical social worker/case manager will assist the client in maintaining their housing. This position requires an ability to maintain strict confidentiality and handle information with tact and diplomacy.
The Team Lead works under the direction of the Project Manager and is part of a multidisciplinary team of subcontractors, mental health professionals, community ambassadors, and other practitioners. The ReFresh Spot hygiene center provides safe, accessible restrooms and showers for guests experiencing homelessness in the area 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Laundry facilities, resource navigation, and referrals are also provided. The Team Lead position works to improve the overall health and well-being of people experiencing homelessness by assisting with coordinating linkages to medical care, mental health care, substance use treatment, housing/shelter resources, and other supportive services. This position requires evening, overnight, and weekend hours, for a total of 37.5 hours per week.
Please email resume with completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org
or send application package to:
Attn. Maggie Lopez
2330 Beverly Blvd.
LA CA 90057
1282 West 2nd St.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Mon through Fri 9am – 5pm
2330 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Mon, Wed, Fri 8am – 5pm
Tues & Thurs 8am – 9pm
Sat 8:30am – 4:30pm
center for harm reduction
512 East 4th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Mon through Fri 8:30am – 10:30am
& 12pm – 2pm
Sat & Sun 8:30am – 1pm
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