Group Facilitator for Healthy Living – Dahlia Campus for Well-Being (Clinical Case Manager) in Denver, CO at Mental Health Center of Denver

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

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POSITION SUMMARY: Provides the creation, development, and facilitation of health and wellness groups in the Denver metro area and Park Hill community.  Must have knowledge of behavioral case management services within a continuum of high to low intensity services designed to improve or maintain each mental health consumer’s abilities to function in the community. Responsible for all clinical documentation of consumer interaction.


  • Provide psychoeducational groups both short and long term for the prevention of psychosocial services.  Need the ability to implement within the group content, practices and strategies to:
  • Help consumers evaluate both their strengths and symptoms, and facilitate in consumers setting their own goals, and plan for appropriate services if warranted;
  • Guide and instruct consumers in daily living skills such as diet, exercise, personal hygiene, shopping, cooking, budgeting, housekeeping, use of transportation, and other community services.
  • Help consumers develop social skills, interests, and leisure time activities to provide a sense of participation and personal worth, including opportunities for age appropriate, culturally appropriate daytime and evening activities.
  • Help consumers find and make use of appropriate employment opportunities, vocational rehabilitation services, or supported work environments where appropriate.
  • Offer support, assistance, consultation, and education to families and individuals when needed.
  • Identify and work with potential natural support systems such as neighborhood networks, churches, and community organizations.
  • Make full utilization of the consumer’s support systems to encourage health and wellness and support treatment process when applicable.
  • Reach out to program eligible consumers, inform them of and educate them about available services at MHCD and in the community.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, social work, or another related human services degree.

Must have valid Colorado Driver’s license and a recent clean driving record. Ability to transport
consumers in dependable vehicle.


Minimum one-year experience in mental health or human services.


  • Knowledge of methods of psychotherapy.
    • Knowledge of community resources.
    • Ability to assess crisis situations and intervene appropriately.
    • Familiarity with the DSM V and diagnostic techniques. Understanding of consumer’s right to privacy and confidentiality (basic HIPAA principles).
    • Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work flexible hours which may be required.
    • Ability to give, receive and analyze information, formulate work plans, maintain confidentiality, prepare written materials and articulate goals and action plans.
    • Must understand people from all walks of life and be able to communicate effectively with them.
    • Must have a clear understanding of HIPAA, confidentiality, personal boundaries and be self-assured in a variety of situations.
    • Must have the ability to de-escalate and remain calm.
    • Someone who is energetic, with a positive and creative attitude is necessary.
    • Knowledge and understanding of trauma-informed care principles/practices.
  • Must be able to demonstrate cultural proficiency and have familiarity with diverse populations.
  • Have a general understanding of the 8 dimensions of Wellness.
  • Must be able to work well independently, efficiently and motivated to build up clientele.




Ability to sit, stand, bend and reach, drive a vehicle, operate standard office equipment such as phone, computer, facsimile, copier/printer, and other business machines. Occasional lifting to 40 lbs. Must have safe, dependable vehicle to transport consumers with a valid Colorado Driver License/good driving record.


May require occasional evening, or weekend hours depending on program and consumer needs.


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