Provides Community Living Support (CLS) skills training practice to children and families participating in the Youth Empowerment Services (YES) Waiver. Works in collaboration with Waiver participants and families towards the fulfillment of unmet underlying needs specifically: community inclusion and maintain stability in the home environment. The CLS will provide practice in skills related to activities of daily living and socialization. They will work to reinforce skills or lessons taught in school, therapy, or other settings. This practice may include: basic education about the nature of the mental illness, self=administration of medication, and/or basic parenting skills. The CLS will assist individuls and families in gaining access to medical, social, educational and other appropriate services that will help the child achieve a quality of life and level of care acceptable to the family. Will also provide crisis prevention, intervention, and management services to include location and coordinating services and supports to prevent or manage a crisis. Will serve as an active member of the child family team (LOC YES) unless deemed unnecessary by the child family team itself. Will provide skills training as needed to individuals in Big Lake, Texas and in the surrounding area. Will also provide non medical transportation as needed to families in YES Waiver where the CFT authorizes the services. EDUCATION REQUIRED: Bachelor Degree in Center approved Human Services Field. Bachelor or advanced degree from an accredited college or university with a major in a social, behavioral, or human service field including psychology, social work, medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, counseling, sociology, human development, gerontology, educational psychology, and education. LICENSE REQUIRED: Valid Texas driver's license and must be insurable and remain insurable under the Center's liability policy. Ability to be credentialed as a Qualified Mental Health Professional-CS. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: One or more years working with families and children, experience/knowledge of mental illness and treatments for improving mental helath, knowldge of community support service agencies as well as knowldge of the community.