Crisis & Intake Clinician

Crisis & Intake Clinician

Responsibilities

This position is part of the team that represents the initial point of contact for clients seeking Valeo Behavioral Health Care services either for Intake or Crisis. The clinical services include completing Mental Health Assessments and facilitating referrals into Valeo outpatient services, and providing crisis interventions (including state hospital screens) to consumers face-to-face who walk in for services, by phone, or in the community. The clinician will make referrals to community resources, and document all clinical interventions on appropriate forms. This position is supervised by the Crisis and Intake Program Manager.


Requirements

This position requires a Master’s in Psychology (LMLP or LCP), Counseling (LPC, LCPC), or Social Work (LMSW, LSCSW) and two (2) years of experience in the mental health field with experience assessing and diagnosing mental health disorders. Licensure at the clinical level of Social Work (LSCSW) preferred. Must have current Kansas Behavioral Science Regulatory Board license and meet eligibility of Title XIX reimbursement and other 3rd party insurances. Relevant experience is desirable and may be required, depending on the Center’s needs. This position requires excellent communication, interpersonal, and assessment skills; experience in mental health assessment; thorough knowledge of community resources and knowledge of basic computer skills. The position requires flexibility, reliability, clinical competence, and the ability to work closely with consumers, families, and professionals within and outside the organization. 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 sitting for long periods of time, data entry into various computer software programs, movement and travel to various community agencies, and ability to lift up to twenty-five pounds.


Salary Range

Master’s Level $43,661 – $52,380 – $62,236 Clinical Level    $49,889 – $60,007 – $72,725
Hours

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday

How to Apply

Please submit resume or completed application to:

Human Resources

5401 SW 7th St.

Topeka, KS 66606

OR

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Phone: (785) 273-2252

Fax: (785) 273-7489
Email: apply@valeotopeka.org

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