Bachelor's degree in a recognized field of mental health.
Emergency/Crisis experience (minimum 1 year) dealing with acute psychiatric assessment and dispositions. Experience with public inebriate (PIP) screenings & dispositions.
Experience in provision of public or private social work, clinical services, mental health, developmental services and/or substance abuse preferred.
Ability to effectively interface with a wide range of medical and professional clinicians in hospital/clinic settings; & with police, court & corrections professionals.
QMHP required or must be obtained within six months of assuming position.
Emergency Clinical & Case Management Services: evaluation and assessment of the individual in crisis and current circumstances, crisis counseling, screening for or diversion from hospitalizations, level of care determination, risk assessment, referral and follow-up. Mobile community & in-home screenings, and when necessary in collaboration with police.
In the main works evenings Thurs Sun & daytime Monday. But at times may need to attend daytime meetings/trainings at NKHS or other agencies, and cover other days after hours emergency services as deemed appropriate.
Coordinates services within NKHS and with other agencies and providers as needed.
NE Kingdom Human Services