The Ives program is an approved Caring Together Group Home Program for adolescents referred by the Department of Mental Health (DMH) and the Department of Children and Families (DCF). This program utilizes recovery-based, evidence-based treatment models to assist youth in moving into more independent settings.
The Bridge provides training and consultation on several of these evidence-based practice models, including Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) and Wraparound. The Bridge provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. The Bridge is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
The Treatment Coordinator is responsible for developing and writing treatment plans, WRAP and behavioral plans. The Treatment Coordinator oversees treatment blocks, contact with collaterals, assists clinicians with assessments, and supervises shifts. The Treatment Coordinator serves as a member of the leadership staff of both the program and the CARS division. Candidates must collaborate effectively with community programs/resources and develop and implement individual plans, be creative and innovative, and demonstrate independence and work as an active team member. This position has on-call responsibilities.