The Mentor Network Family Centered Specialist in Lanham, Maryland
Family Centered Specialist Primary Location: MD-MDLanham-4200 Forbes Blvd Function: Behavioral/Mental Health Professional MENTOR Maryland
Founded in 1988,Institute for Family Centered Services (IFCS) supports families in Marylandthrough intensive In-Home Family Centered Services. Using anevidence-based service model, called Family Centered Treatment®, IFCS deliversindividualized, practical supports that empower youth and families to leadhealthy, stable lives at home.
IFCS is a partner of TheMENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offeringquality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual anddevelopmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and othercatastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioraland medically complex challenges as well as their families. Withopportunities from coast to coast, when you join IFCS and The MENTOR Network,you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of lifeenhancing services to individuals across the country.
IFCS is seeking a Family Centered Specialist to provide homebased family centered services to families and clients with a behavioral and/ormental health diagnosis. The primary services are to be provided via directinvolvement with the client and other family members. The Family CenteredSpecialist is required to provide family preservation services or assessments.Provide the required contact/daily reporting data, reports, plans of service ortreatment, and court reports etc, on time and in a form that meets the needs ofthe family, referring agency and requirements of IFCS. Build and maintainpositive relationships with personnel from referring / collateral agencies.Participate in individual and team supervision as scheduled – usually weekly.