Mental health case managers are also known as mental illness clinic case managers’ work in clinics and other settings to take care of people suffering from mental illness. The major roles and responsibilities that are shouldered by these mental health case managers include – providing comprehensive care to mentally ill patients, ensuring that these patients receive the expected diagnosis, helping patients and providing support to make them live independently as much as possible, advocating patients to public organizations, finding accommodations or housing facilities, assisting in paperwork and performing all other tasks like maintaining case files or documentation.
Working with mentally challenged people needs a lot of patience and stamina, hence these mental health case managers are expected to demonstrate a high level of stress dealing capacities, they should be willing to handle difficult or high caseloads and stay calm while dealing with difficult patients. Most of the eligible candidates applying for this post depict in the Mental Health Case Manager Resume a bachelor’s degree in the field of human service fields such as sociology, social work or psychology.
Objective : As a Mental Health Case Manager, responsible for Submitting statistical information and program reports to the Case Management Supervisor on a monthly basis, Contacting noncompliant members in order to provide outpatient referrals and/or appointments.
Skills : CPR/First Aid, Ms-office.
Provided assessment and service coordination for long-term services and supports of community and institutional members.
Programmed Contributions: Made suggestions for change in processes resulting in the program and procedural improvements.
Demonstrated strong innovative problem-solving and organizational abilities resulting in a plan for new and improvement of existing internal operations.
Assisted and enhanced the advancement, monitoring, and recording of the attainment of outcomes for programs or collaborative projects.
Prepared reports and corrective action plans for the purpose of managing quality assurance.
Displayed strong clinical, interpersonal, communication, assessment, and analyzing skills that lead to more thorough assessments of client needs.
Able to troubleshoot technological concerns resulting in more ease of the utilization of primary assessment tools and information systems.
Mental Health Case Manager I Resume
Objective : To obtain a responsible and challenging Mental Health Case Manager I position where education and work experiences will have valuable application.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Administrative Assistant, Typing.
Linked individuals to services with providers and other supports in order to gain acceptance of the individual's desire for assistance/service.
Monitored service to see that the individual is receiving expected services and that the services being provided are necessary and appropriate.
Provided individual psychotherapy and therapeutic case management to a caseload of clients of caseload comprised of high acuity clients.
Provided on-site housing case management and mental health therapy for formerly homeless adults.
Assessed child behavioral, development, fine motor, gross motor, and cognitive skills/development Collaborate with a clinician to determine intervention.
Responsible for a caseload of mentally ill offenders, barrier removal, linkage, casework, treatment plans, medication monitoring, life skills, etc.
Assisted clients with a mental health diagnosis in understanding their diagnosis and medications, reached out to community organizations for resources.
Mental Health Case Manager III Resume
Summary : Qualified Professional with management experience and great communication skills. Versed in linking and referring families to entities to assist in obtaining services to promote health.
Skills : Management Experience, Microsoft Word, Critical Thinker.
Completed risk assessment to determine is a person's welfare is at risk and makes recommendations to attribute to safety.
Responded to crisis situations, to assist in de-escalating individuals, encourage them to utilize coping skills to make the best decisions.
Linked with entities to transition individuals inappropriate levels of care to address their needs: ranging from most restrictive, Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility.
Provided services to give families the tools to remain together and the identified persons supported to remain in their home- preserve family unification.
Provided written justification/documentation to Cardinal Innovations to validate the request for services submitted.
Provided effective and efficient organizational and case management functions, by completing documentation accurately and in a timely manner.
Advocated for mental health/substance abuse clients Responsible for a caseload of individuals Managed daily paperwork and updated treatment plans.
Mental Health Case Manager Resume
Summary : A position in Mental Health Case Manager, with opportunity for advancement. Self-motivated and Assertive. Organized, efficient, and excellent communication skills.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Ms-office.
Set clients up with MD appointments to develop medication stability. Referred clients to various programs that fitted the client's needs.
Provided one on one services to individuals with disabilities to ensure opportunities for daily independence in a variety of daily living skills.
Consulted and cooperated with community systems to facilitate linkage, referral, crisis management, advocacy, and follow up with the focus on attaining treatment goals.
Responsible for intake assessments, goal-setting, long-term case plan development, weekly case plan development, and progress monitoring.
Monitored and assisted clients with developing and maintaining sufficient competent skills to live successfully in the community.
Assisted and supported clients with activities of daily living or billable services by providing transportation in accordance with the use of personal vehicles.
Provided aggressive outreach after-hours care and aftercare follow up services including group sessions.
Mental Health Case Manager/Co-ordinator Resume
Summary : Working in the MH & ID field since 1996 to include an institutional setting, group home settings, CSB, and treatment center. Have experience with ISP's, Quarterly reports, skill-building.
Skills : Crisis risk assessment and intervention methods, motivational interviewing.
Developed and implement service delivery and assistance plans; coordinate services with other agencies; and, counsel and assist clients.
Possessed general knowledge and ability in the following areas: community and agency resources.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, associates, and the general public.
Developed and implement ISP's, complete quarterlies, and daily progress notes. Being a support for those that did not have any support system in place.
Able to think under duress as when clients are threatening suicide, ability to provide empathy, compassion.
Completed in-home or sight visits with clients age or above who have Medi-Cal or Medicare and have an Axis diagnosis.
Provided rehabilitation services as it relates to the following functional skills: Health, daily activities, social relationships.
Mental Health Case Manager/Director Resume
Summary : To work for an organization where can interact effectively with clients, create positives working relationships, and implement mental health care interventions and treatments.
Skills : Crisis Intervention, Mental Health Care, Case Management.
Established therapeutic relationships assess and help clients to function effectively.
Assessed each client's strengths and limitations and the mental health, financial, and institutional resources available.
Assessed the client's mental health and basic needs.
Implemented and monitors the Individual Recovery Plan. Mentoring and supporting clients with mental illnesses.
Coordinated access to the recommended medical treatment services, vocational assistance, housing assistance.
Monitored the treatment progress of clients, reassesses client status, and the effectiveness of interventions.
Provided crisis intervention and risk assessment Protective payee on behalf of the agency.
Sr. Mental Health Case Manager Resume
Summary : Service and quality-focused professional with a strong commitment to serving the needs of the client and the organization. Looking to secure a position that will lead to a long-lasting professional relationship.
Skills : Crisis services, Office skills, Data reporting.
Assessed clients and delivered comprehensive case management services in the hope of reducing the unnecessary risk of institutional care.
Attended hospital staffing and maintained consistent communication with hospital social workers to ensure a smooth.
Regularly evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns.
Maintained an average caseload of clients consisting of SMI adults, with some work with families.
Managed caseloads and acted as an advocate for client rights.
Provided collaboration with other service providers in the community to include clinics, hospitals.
Actively aided behavioral health prescribers and registered nurses in maintaining 100% annual evaluations and psychiatric evaluations.
Associate Mental Health Case Manager Resume
Summary : Highly qualified Mental Health Case Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Healthcare Management Systems, Cerner.
Provided case management services for the chronically ill or at-risk mentally ill population, with an overall objective to reduce the need for psychiatric re-hospitalization.
Increased member compliance through outreach efforts in accordance with NCQA guidelines with regard to behavioral health.
Provided support to mental health case management clinicians.
Located and referred patients to community resources and supports such as senior centers, community-based case management programs.
Worked collaboratively with mental health providers to develop creative, cost-effective continuing care plans.
Delivered ongoing support to patients and family members, including regular phone contact to assess mental health status.
Participated in the ongoing evaluation and improvement of the Mental Health Case Management system.
Lead Mental Health Case Manager Resume
Objective : Over 8 years of Social Work/Mental Health Case Management experience. Remarkable ability to develop trusting relationships with clients without becoming emotionally involved.
Skills : Good patience, Health Care Management.
Provided ongoing casework and advocacy services for the patient to ameliorate medically-related social or emotional problems.
Assisted with case management services; acted as a substitute counselor, and facilitated client activity groups for adults residing and being treated in a mental health setting.
Assessed and monitored client daily activity schedule; prepared and submitted a participation report to Program Director and counseling staff.
Profounded ability to maintain program/guest/agency confidentiality, and treat each child or adult with dignity and respect.
Maintained accurate and complete documentation of client self-administered medication; ensured compliance with Agency policies and procedures.
Maintained caseload as agreed to by case management team, to include documentation of all services provided and accurate.
Completed new client assessments for the purpose of developing a plan moving toward self-sufficiency, including assessment of clients.
Asst. Mental Health Case Manager Resume
Summary : Contribute to an entity that can use a dedicated, disciplined, and highly motivated individual who desires to work in the human services field and can offer experience working with people of all walks of life.
Skills : Microsoft Office,Motivational Skills.
Interviewed and Assess clients according to existing Board policies and procedures, in order to adequately and appropriately serve each specific case.
Responsible for developing, implementing, and reviewing service plans (SOP); and working with other community resources in achieving client-service needs.
Coordinated external resources were necessary to improve the functioning of the individual and/or family.
Participated in interagency planning and service coordination activities.
Maintained working relationships with consulting psychiatrists and Mental Health nurses for input regarding medication compliance.
Maintained service logs on a weekly basis in order to justify performance contract levels of service is achieved.
Educated clients on their mental health diagnosis, and how to function daily with the diagnosis.