Program Manager - Youth Crisis Program - Lorain County

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Elyria, OH
Health Care
per year
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Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

Position Description:

The Program Manager will provide supervision and consult with the clinical and operational processes of the Lorain Youth Crisis program, a partnership program with the Lorain County ESS. Clinically supervise independently licensed clinicians in acute crisis care as well as long-term outpatient therapy. Complete risk assessments on juveniles detained in the Lorain County Detention Home and collaborate with Detention Home and Juvenile Court staff to provide the most appropriate care for DH residents. Complete mental health assessments when necessary for difficult to transition youth out of the hospital. Represent Applewood Centers on county-wide Suicide Prevention Coalition. Provide quality assurance processes across systems. Provide next day linkage and referral services through phone and community outreach post crisis assessment to ensure youth are connected to the appropriate follow up service. Provide cross systems coordination of care, including but not limited to, coordination with local juvenile court system, psychiatric hospitals, external child serving agencies and child welfare systems.

This program provides services 24/7 and will require on-call phone consultation on a rotational basis.

A Master's Degree in Counseling or Social Work and LISW-S or LPCC-S required.


At Applewood Centers we pride ourselves in having a collaborative culture and team environment found throughout our programs. Our Core Values help set the goals and expectations of our employees.

We value our employees and their commitment to our mission and offer competitive benefits including:

  • A competitive salary

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision insurance

  • Medical insurance

  • Generous paid time off including:

  • Domestic partner benefits

  • 403(b) plan

  • Life insurance

  • Paid long-term disability

Other benefits of working at Applewood Centers include:

  • A friendly, professional and appreciated staff

  • Working with a team committed to the well-being of others

  • Career growth

  • Staff recognition

  • Year round free CEU trainings

  • Northeast Ohio is a great place to live and work

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should submit their letters of interest and resume to (see below) clearly indicating the position title for which you are applying. Submissions without minimal qualifications will not be reviewed. DUE TO HIGH VOLUME, INQUIRIES REGARDING APPLICATION STATUS CANNOT BE RETURNED.

Company Info
Applewood Centers