Atlas seeks to address the risks and needs of individuals released on their own recognizance citywide who are at heightened risk of future victimization or justice system involvement. FF-CM is an intensive, family-focused, case management approach that is designed to motivate and link families to resources and services to address referral behaviors and family risk factors. FF-CM is based on the same principles of the evidence-based FFT therapeutic approach: relational-based, strength-based, and respect-based. A key difference, however, is that the FF-CM service is focused on creating linkages to existing community resources to facilitate change. To do so, interventionists first engage families into the change process and motivate them to connect to services. The second part of the process involved Supporting and Monitoring families as they participate in services. Finally, interventionists help the families to Generalize gains and new skills by locking in these changes and planning for the future. The goal of the implementation of the FF-CM model is to increase the engagement of young adults into therapeutic services, namely Functional Family Therapy.
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Bachelor’s degree in a related field and at least two years of experience in community work. Must have experience working with people experiencing juvenile or criminal justice involvement and have proficient knowledge of the New York City Department of Education system, the New York City criminal legal system, and community-based resources available to families in New York City.
Annual Salary $65,000.00