Develop and provide a range of formal and informal support services to youth designed to help youth attain their stated goals and improve functioning. Based on youth’s strengths, need and challenges, youth advocate will work with youth to expand the skills and strategies necessary to move forward in meeting their personal, individualized life goals to support their transitioning into adulthood. Using database identified by NYCDOHMH, document demographic data on all individuals seen, document and track youth’s goals, and all services provided to youth; participates in quality improvement activities. The Youth Advocate will provide needed support to SED (Severely Emotionally Disturbed) /those at risk children and youth who are currently residing in Brooklyn.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: