Bay Area Community Services
Peer Counselor - Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist
May 2017 — Present
• Assists in the development of individualized treatment planning for individuals facing homelessness with moderate to severe mental health illnesses and co-occurring disorders for a caseload of 136+.
• Engages and empowers individuals facing homelessness with a lived-experience approach in working towards wellness and recovery goals and plans.
• Coordinates care independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team to further support clients towards access to social services, medical and mental health care to support stabilization of mental health symptoms and reduce barriers towards treatment.
• Extensive adherence to Medi-Cal documentation and continued commitment to all regulatory requirements and direct service expectations and currently exceeding productivity expectations.