Adult Outpatient Programs provide the least restrictive level of care where adults may receive clinical interventions aimed at decreasing existing signs and symptoms. Outpatient treatment focuses on recovery, problem resolution, symptom reduction, stabilization and/or prevention of movement to a higher level of care. Treatment varies widely and depends upon the consumer’s presenting symptoms.
Outreach Specialists are responsible for responding to crisis calls, scheduling and attending face to face visits following calls to CarePointe or the Outreach Liaison, educating families on crisis de-escalation and safety plans, and coordinating care with appropriate AltaPointe programs.
Master’s degree in a mental health discipline, or RN, or LPN with 2 or more years’ experience working with psychiatric disorders or crisis situations.