Western Slope, San Juan, Southwest
Health & Mental Health | Programs/Services
Part Time 24 hours per week maximum. We are searching for a community member for this Telluride-based position who is a passionate advocate for mental wellness and mental health in our communities. The ideal candidate will have lived experience with mental health issues, including a knowledge of the concerns confronting community members experiencing mental illness, as well as the and the impact on family members and friends. In addition, the candidate will work closely with team members to develop and support the delivery of mental health services in the communities we serve including, but not limited to, teletherapy and integrated behavioral health. The candidate will deliver education and outreach programs in the community including, but not limited to, Mental Health First Aid and NAMI programs to adult and youth populations. Candidates must be willing to become certified in, and teach, mental health related education programs such as Mental Health First Aid, SafeTALK, and the National Alliance on Mental Illness Family to Family program.
Potential for full-time employment in the future.