Crisis Intake Worker - FT (Afternoons) - Jefferson County

Location: Jefferson
Type: FT

Position Description

We are seeking a diligent & responsible individual to join our customer-centered emergency crisis team of professionals to work with individuals experiencing immediate mental health crises in Jefferson County, Ohio. This position would be for the afternoon shift and include some on call duties. This position enrolls and initiates services for and oversees day-to-day processes for other related services.  

Other essential job duties include:

  • Complete hospital crisis pre-screens
  • Gather & document appropriate demographic, fiscal, and clinical information for prospective clients.
  • Determine needed clinical services, level of urgency, and appropriate providers; consult with personnel as needed
  • Provide supportive and/or basic crisis intervention
  • Suggest additional or alternative internal & external service when indicated
  • Provide optimal treatment choices
  • Provide on-call, evening, and back up to crisis team
  • Collaborate with other personnel to coordinate, evaluate, troubleshoot, and improve ongoing services
  • Driving is an essential function for this position

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related field with a LSW and/or LPC, a minimum of one year experience working with crisis services, a NPI number, and an Ohio Medicaid number.  Prefer someone with their LPCC or LISW, two+ years experience working with crisis services, and a CAQH account.  

Benefits options include health, life, pension, paid time off, and more.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  E.O.E. Persons with a disability can request an accommodation to complete the application process by emailing with the subject line “Accommodation Request.”

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