The Mental Health Clinician provides crisis intervention both by phone and face-to face with individuals and families as appropriate. The Clinician collects information to determine specific needs and desires for purposes of referral to appropriate services and/or more in-depth assessment. Other functions include hospitalization screens, knowledge of, and referral to community resources, and documentation of all clinical interventions on appropriate forms. The position requires flexibility, reliability, clinical competence, and the ability to work closely with consumers, families, and professionals within and outside the organization. Supervision is provided by the Manager of Crisis and Intake Services.
This position requires at least a Master’s degree in Psychology (LMLP or LCP), Counseling (LPC, LCPC), or Social Work (LMSW, LSCSW) and two (2) years post degree experience in the mental health field with experience assessing and diagnosing mental health disorders. Must have current Kansas Behavioral Science Regulatory Board license. Eligibility of Title XIX reimbursement is required. Relevant experience is desirable and may be required, depending on the Center’s needs. This position requires knowledge of basic computer skills. Must be 18 years of age or older and be able to pass pre-employment background checks and drug screen. Must have a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle. Must be able to perform the day-to-day physical requirements of the position, including data entry into various computer software programs and frequent movement and travel to various community agencies.
$25.28 – $35.05 – $42.01
Various shifts including evening, overnight, weekend and holiday shifts.
How to Apply
Please submit resume or completed application to:
5401 SW 7th St.
Topeka, KS 66606
Phone: (785) 273-2252
Fax: (785) 273-7489
Resumes and/or applications are accepted by mail or fax.
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