Peer Bridger

  Title:               Peer Bridger Division:       Peer Services Reports to:    Ellen Healion, Director of Peer Services Division               Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Director of the Peer Services Division, the Peer Bridger engages referred individuals who are residing in the Psychiatric Center and OMH Housing Programs.  The Peer Bridger coordinates activities…

Peer Specialist

JOB DEFINITION: The Certified Peer Specialist functions as a member of a CCBHC Support Team to assist with the outreach, support and coordination of care for those eligible Nassau County residents Peer Specialist will serve as a role model and/or health coach for clients. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diplomas or GED Certification Relevant life…

Peer Activities Specialist

JOB DEFINITION: The Peer Activities Specialist role is to organize, plan, and implement various recreational and social activities for the program. The Peer Activities Specialist will work with existing agency personnel and a variety of outside agencies to increase participants’ opportunities for socialization, teach computer skills, and to connect and utilize community resources. The Peer…

Crisis Respite Peer Specialist

The Peer Specialist is an active member of the Residential Housing Division working within a community congregate care setting in which the 3 bed Crisis Respite program resides.  Peer Specialist will work closely with the program manager/supervisor and other paraprofessionals within the program. The Peer Specialist will function as a role model to peers; exhibiting…

Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Peer Specialist: Fee for Service

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION Provide peer support for individuals with Psychiatric (Mental Health) and other disabilities in the community. Assist individuals with disabilities in maximizing their community participation. SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Provide Peer Counseling to recipients of behavioral health services and their family members, for the purpose of identifying life goals, objectives and values…

Peer Support Specialist

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION  Work within the Renewal Center, serving guests of the living space in overcoming immediate, emotional crisis, of which may alternatively result in emergency room visits.   SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  To connect, engage, and orient guests to the Renewal Center.  Utilize motivational interviewing and intentional peer support in meeting the needs of the…