Caseworker Responsibilities: facilitates individual sessions with each caseload client. Provides learning experience opportunities and offers clinical support to assist clients in meeting their treatment/case management goals. Pro-actively links clients to both internal and external resources based on their treatment/case management needs and follows up on the progress/status. Keep the parole agent of record (AOR) apprised of parolees progress and work in conjunction to develop discharge and aftercare plans.
Assist parolees reintegration into their communities and provide parolees with tools that will lead to self sufficiency.
Performs crisis intervention and communicates with treatment team as unforeseen situations arise. Documents client updates and incidents in the facility log daily. Performs periodic facility walk-through to ensure and maintain the safety and security of the facility. The Caseworker will attend required trainings and meetings. The Caseworker Plans and facilitates client celebrations and special events. May work weekends and holidays as needed.
Documentation Responsibilities: Collaborates with each caseload client and other available internal and external resources to develop/maintain case management plans , transition plans, progress notes and appropriate updates in support of the health and recovery needs of the client. Properly documents all individual and group counseling/case management sessions and completes the discharge paperwork/process and required agency assessments in timely manner. Also, maintains accurate records by data entering documentation into various electronic systems for all caseload clients in accordance with guidelines established by HealthRIGHT 360 & CDCR to satisfy internal and external evaluating requirements.