Evan Steele, LCSW
- 2524 Bessemund Ave.Far Rockaway New York
Experienced, motivated, and creative Mental Health Professional possessing both advanced clinical and administrative skills. Extensive training and experience in the most current trends in mental health treatment, including evidence-based practice and recovery-oriented models.
Direct and manage all aspects of Article 31 outpatient mental health clinic.
Provide clinical supervision to numerous LMSWs and LMHCs in outpatient mental health clinic.
Audit, review, and implement best practices for high risk and other clients to ensure quality care and regulatory compliance.
Train staff and help manage transition to electronic medical record.
Performed licensing duties for all OMH licensed programs, including Article 31 and Article 28 clinics, inpatient psychiatric units, PROS, congregate treatment, and ACT.
Served as assistant to coordinator of AOT monitoring
Provided technical assistance to providers in the community
Promoted the use of evidence-based treatment, recovery-oriented practice, stage-wise treatment, and trauma informed treatment for providers in the community.
Provided clinical supervision to LMSW therapists and social work interns.
Project leader on all OMH/DMH CQI initiatives, including the use of PSYCKES
Conducted utilization reviews
Managed caseload of individuals and families
Developed and delivered parenting, substance abuse prevention, and other community based workshops
Managed community residence of 40 adult SMI in the Orthodox Jewish community.
Supervised full staff of counselors, social workers, maintenance, and fiscal staff.
Implemented OMH initiatives, and prepared for periodic audits.
Provided round the clock emergency coverage for crisis intervention.
Provided therapeutic services to a wide range of ages and pathologies in outpatient mental health clinic setting.
Rethinking "Treatment" at Community Residences
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