Catholic Community Services’ Counseling, Recovery & Wellness (CReW) Program is a licensed community mental health and substance use disorder treatment program and provider of the King County Behavioral Health Organization (BHO). Our program focuses on serving adults with mental illness or co-occurring disorders to help improve individuals’ quality of life. This position would be embedded with the Catholic Community Services Rapid Rehousing Programs (RRH) providing services to Adults exiting homelessness into fair-market housing.
The Mental Health Counselor works independently and as part of a team to provide outreach, individual psychotherapy and ongoing case management services to mentally ill adults, including those that are homeless and have co-occurring substance use disorders. Work occurs in a variety of settings, including housing sites, shelters, the streets and other community locations. This position would work collaboratively RRH Housing Case Managers to resolve barriers to housing stability and work collaboratively to support the Rapid Rehousing Program model.
Clinical Assessment and Intervention:
This position requires the employee to work in an environment where there may be exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and other potentially infectious material. Other exposures could include cleaning supplies, chemicals involved in pest control, paint and other materials used in building maintenance. Working conditions may include interruptions, working alone, interactions with angry persons, and exposure to computer CRTs.