OCEACT would like to let the Oregon ACT community know that Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare has an Counselor IIl, ACT position open.
If you are interested in applying for the position or want more details, visit the link to the Job Description by clicking here.
To learn more please go to the Center for Human Development, La Grande website at http://www.chdinc.org/jobs.aspx.
OCEACT wanted to spread the word to our ACT statewide community that Benton County is currently searching for a Supported Employment Specialist. If you are interested please CLICK HERE.
Alyssa Kerlinger – OCEACT Research Associate
Alyssa was born and raised in Medford, Oregon, where she currently lives. She graduated with a bachelor degree in Sociology and certificates in Nonprofit Management and Regional Studies and Applied Social Research from Southern Oregon University. While finishing her degree, Alyssa partnered with the Southern Oregon University Research Center to study student retention, analyzing the obstacles SOU students face to reach graduation. Alyssa has been able to assist with other research studies including: collecting data for Jackson County Health and Human Services’ Standardized Tobacco Assessment for Retail Settings and co-editing on Dr. Vincent Smith’s Food Assessment Research, which is currently submitted for publishing.
With her knowledge of the barriers that college students face, Alyssa started her career at Jackson County Mental Health as a Supported Education Specialist. There, she was able to assist mental health clients overcome barriers and achieve their education goals. It is with great excitement that Alyssa will continue her work in mental health and use her research experience in her new position as OCEACT’s Research Associate.
With a love for understanding and learning about people, Alyssa spent several years before college traveling through China, Puerto Rico, Israel and Kenya. In her free time, Alyssa enjoys continuing to travel, reading a good book, and camping or rafting with her husband and two dogs.
The Klamath Basin Behavioral Health (KBBH) ACT team, located in Klamath Falls, is recruiting for an ACT Team Leader! Please click here to learn more.
The Oregon Supported Employment Center of Excellence (OSECE) is recruiting for a Supported Employment Statewide Trainer!
To learn more, please click here.