The STAR Case Manager promotes individuals to recover to their fullest potential. The Case Manager provides a comprehensive case management assessment that addresses life domains such as housing, finances, transportation, legal services, vocational, employment, health care and family needs and strengths. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to: Developing an Integrated Family Case Plan that is person centered and includes strategies for recovery; Linkage to appropriate care and resources in the community, including ones that address specialized needs; Coordinate needed interventions and services provided by multiple agencies; and Provide training to clients on the recognition of relapse triggers and strategies to deal with avoiding a relapse.
Bachelor s degree required / Master s degree preferred in behavioral health profession
CADC or LCADC preferred
Must possess the knowledge, skills and experience necessary to completely perform case management and have at least three (3) years demonstrated experience working with individuals with substance use disorder
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Recovery provides a comprehensive wellness service that focus on increasing protective factors and decreasing risk factors that are associated with alcohol, drug and tobacco abuse in individuals, families and communities.