interested in joining our team?

 

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.

 

Peer Specialist

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.

 

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.

 

Please email resume with completed application to mlopez@hhcla.org

 

or send application package to:

HHCLA

Attn. Maggie Lopez

2330 Beverly Blvd.

LA CA 90057

HHCLA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization  |  Tax ID 95‐4074970