St Louis, Missouri

Hiring Department UMSL - Center for Behavioral Health is amongst the largest psychological assessment practices in Missouri and is considered to be the primary provider of psychological evaluation services in the St. Louis region. For over 40 years, we have provided comprehensive, high-quality assessments to some of the most underserved members of our community. The Center maintains strong referral relationships with more than 60 community partners including, state agencies, school districts, outpatient and inpatient mental health facilities, and primary care providers. As a training clinic at UMSL, CBH remains at the forefront of assessment practice and our staff regularly benefit from our extensive ongoing professional development program. Responsibilities The primary responsibilities of this position are To gather information from clients and caregivers served by UMSL - Center for Behavioral Health. To serve as patient navigator, liaising between clients, caregivers, healthcare providers and other social service agencies to facilitate communication among treatment team members. To provide support and direction to clients and their caregivers. Interview clients, caregivers and community members to identify case management needs of clients receiving psychological evaluation services. Assist treatment team and caregivers with locating needed resources and/or support. Refer clients and their families to other agencies for additional and/or different services and collaborate with other agencies to obtain needed services. Follow up with clients and caregivers as necessary throughout treatment and after discharge. Maintain appropriate documentation and outcome databases. Coordinate and participate in the clinic's outreach activities. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary. Preferred Qualifications A Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, or a related human services field. Familiarity with motivational interviewing and patient navigation. Previous experience working with children, adolescents, and their families. Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position is eligible for the University's generous benefits package. For further information, please contact Greg Dahl at 314-516-7467., dahlg@umsl.edu Application Instructions Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.). For questions about the application process , please call (314) 516-5805. If you are experiencing technical problems, please email pshrsupport@umsystem.edu . Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;} EEO IS THE LAW To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) please use the following links: EEO is the Law English Version EEO is the Law Spanish Version EEO is the Law Chinese Version