Reports to: School Age Child Care Program
Hours/Timeframe: 10 hours/week plus additional
hours as needed for staff/intern trainings
evaluate, create and keep on file, a service plan for each child on assigned caseload.
with children individually and in small groups to address mental health issues
case conferences when needed.
- Work with children
and their families to address any issues in the home that may be affecting
the children in program
- Offer resources and
ways to help families through challenging situations
and develop an ongoing, evolving dialogue with parents or guardians concerning
the well-being and healthy development of each child with an emphasis on how
the Community Art Center can serve the child optimally.
with other mental health professionals working with children including DCF case
managers, therapists, physicians, etc.
whether children on assigned caseload have been screened for developmental
delays and assess and refer those who show a need for special educational or
mental health services.
CONSULTING & TRAINING
training for staff and interns around relevant mental health issues
case and create strategies with staff for helping children function
successfully in the classroom
· Interface with staff as needed concerning
program planning and how it relates to children realizing their potential and