The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. This high intensity DMH-funded residence serves six adults living with serious and persistent mental illness. This structured residence is designed to assist individuals with previous attempts at community living to learn new skills that will help them to be successful in the community and prepare them for transitions to less restrictive environments. This program offers Peer Support and utilizes Supported Employment and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) as the treatment models.
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.
Eligible candidate must have experience or knowledge assisting individuals in educational or vocational programming, including the ability to facilitate treatment groups. Candidate must collaborate effectively with community programs/resources and develop and implement effective vocational plans. Eligible candidate must be creative and innovative. Eligible candidate must demonstrate independence as well as the ability to be an active member of a team. This position has on-call responsibilities.