I entered houses: no gun, no badge, no cell phone, no back up and no one knew where I was. The Job followed today's problem or happy occasion. Some days were crises, pulling people out of bed to get to appointments, opening windows to let in light or planting flowers to add stress free beauty to lives. The new system is a medical model run by doctors that know nothing about the struggle to live.
Case managers know facts never recorded as: Luvox causes people to pull to the right, shooting, drug deal and how to get drugs into jail. The mental ill are victims or "who else is gong to be my friend" and are just in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Therapy is schedule crises or the person is not seen. Case management - if no crises, let's get ice cream. Case managers are professional friends rejoicing in the last hug, leaving a person standing on their own two feet. The one that read my typed note and lesson plan was liceneger. Liceneger always gave me a "green star"