Serves as Licensed Walk In Center Clinician or Licensed Mobile CrisisClinician, as determined by clinical situation, available staffing, and supervisor’s assignment. Provides emergency services, including de-escalation and crisis intervention for consumers at the Walk-In Center or approved locations in the community, including client homes.
Works collaboratively with local law enforcement CIT Officers when a joint response is indicated. Initiates involuntary mental health holds when needed to ensure the safety of the consumer. Determines the level of follow-up care needed and facilitates the consumer’s direct access to that level of care.
Serves as lead clinician for the shift when no identified supervisor is on duty. Initiates involuntary mental health holds as allowed by statute in order to ensure client safety. Provides supervision, consultation and oversight to unlicensed clinicians.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Ability to operate a personal computer. Ability to attend meetings at a variety of locations.
Note: Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.