The Center For Health Care Services

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What is the agency you selected, and what is your rationale for choosing this particular agency? The center for health care services. I chose this agency because I like what it has to offer not only for its employees, but for the community.
2.What other agencies did you consider, and why did you not select them? Community Options, Inc., and Austin Area Mental Health Consumers, Inc. Community options inc is an amazing company. The fact that they go above and beyond for their clients with special needs holds close to my heart. They recognizing that people with the most severe disabilities need environments, equipment, clinical and staff support that are tailored to their very specific needs. In my opinion, there are not a lot of companies
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Why would you like to be employed at this agency?
The Center for Health Care Services (CHCS) operates a wide range of psychosocial and medical programs in Bexar County whose target populations include individuals with behavioral health disorders and intellectual disabilities. (The center for health care services, http://chcsbc.org/board-of-trustees/) The Center for health care services also offers care for the homeless population and those who are suffering and trying to recover from substance abuse. After searching the internet and comparing multiple agencies, I always found myself coming back to CHCS. I love that this agency offers all forms of help for people with special needs and those who are suffering from mental Illness. I have a brother who is special and suffers from both behavioral and intellectual disabilities. I feel like working for this agency, I would learn to understand my brother more, and be able to support him in ways I haven’t before. I also love that the CHCS works with veterans. As a (former) military spouse, I was always interested in the health and wellness of our soldiers who suffer from PTSD, and mental illness. One of the most fulfilling aspects of working in the mental health field is being able to provide support to others during the most challenging moments in their life. To me, it became apparent after researching that this agency offers everything I want
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