Mental Health Professional for Older Adults

Mental Health Professional for Older Adults
This position is part of the Mental Health Resources for older adults team that will provide mental health consultation services and case management support to older adults in Dane County to improve their physical and mental health, thereby enabling these older adults to continue living in their own
homes. Experience in racially diverse settings is important to the success of our mental health program.

Primary Duties:

  • Provide in-home assessments to make diagnoses and treatment plans using standardized assessment/screen tools and measures to assess mental health needs.
  • Implement a client-centered mental health service plan, working with the assigned focal point case manager.
  • Attend doctor’s appointments and provide advocacy for clients’
    needs

Experience/Education/Training:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service Related Field
    • Master’s Degree in Mental Health or RN with psychiatric
      training preferred
    • LCSW, Psych RN, LPC, LMFT
  • Licensed by the State of Wisconsin
  •  Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) training and experience.
  • Capacity to organize large amounts of information and manage complex situations to achieve program and client objectives.
  • Experience working with older adults, case management, crisis systems, individuals with substance abuse.
  • Ability to develop and maintain the program; create systems, policies, procedures.
  • Ability to embrace different perspectives and life experiences.
  • Proficient in computer skills, specifically with Google Workspace or a willingness to learn.

Requirements:

  • Driver’s license with access to a reliable personal vehicle
  • Automobile insurance
  • Criminal/caregiver/credit screening

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health, Vision, Dental and Disability Insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan, Flex Spending and Dependent Care Reimbursement

Position will remain open until filled.

How to Apply (2 Options)

  1. Email your resume to info@newbridgemadison.org.
  2. OR mail your resume to NewBridge, Attn: Deb, 1625 Northport Dr., #125, Madison, WI 53704.