Clinician (Crisis Intervention)
Website Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
**This position is eligible for a $1,000 sign-on bonus. Must be a non-Devereux employee to qualify**
Are you interested in providing critical intervention to families in crisis? If so, Devereux might have the right opportunity for you! We are looking to hire a passionate individual to join our team as a Mobile Crisis Services Clinician.
Being a Clinician (Crisis Intervention) has its Advantages
As a Clinician (Crisis Intervention) at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
A chance to make a significant impact on children and adolescents
Opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary treatment team and staffings
Professional growth and development at the largest not-for-profit provider of services to children and families in Florida
Clinician (Crisis Intervention) will provide on-site crisis intervention counseling with an assessment of the families need/functioning in Volusia, Flagler and Putnam counties. The intervention will include stabilizing the situation through communication skills, parenting skills, relationship building, behavioral techniques, grief counseling, interviewing of family members, stress management techniques, etc. Based on the clinician’s assessment, individualized referral recommendations will be provided to assist families with the identified need. Services provided under this program will include phone contact and assessment, crisis response, face-to-face crisis assessment, crisis stabilization, short-term intervention including psychotherapy, referral, and connection to service providers. The Clinician (Crisis Intervention) will work to empower the family, working in tandem to generate solutions, and develop strategies that help establish realistic goals. Clinician (Crisis Intervention) responsibilities include:
Conducting skills training to assist the client and their families in overcoming the difficulties that led to the crisis and conducting ongoing assessment of need
Collaborating with other service providers in the community to help establish needed services for the individual and the family.
Providing education to the recipient’s family and significant others regarding mental illness and how to support the recipient.
Providing in-home servies services, therapeutic services with an interactive approach, and documenting therapeutic interventions in the client’s records in a timely manner
Working closely with other team members in the treatment process, ensuring coordination of services to meet the client needs, and coordinating appropriate discharge planning
Keywords: non-profit, child and adolescent counseling, child therapy, marriage and family therapy, LMHC, LCSW, LMFT, crisis intervention, crisis stabilization, crisis assessment, Therapist, counselor
Master’s degree in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, rehabilitation, special education, or human services field required
Two years’ experience working directly with children and families. Preferred experience with children who are victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or youth who have been adjudicated delinquent and are committed and are emotionally disturbed Preferred
Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker, Mental Health Counselor, or Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Florida preferred.
Bilingual (English-Spanish speaking) Preferred
Must be able to complete a three day new hire orientation class (Monday – Wednesday); hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
On-Call Schedule (rotating)
Valid Driver’s license
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
To apply for this job please visit careers-devereux.icims.com.