PERS CRISIS INTERV CLINICIAN FT Rotating Va Beach General Hospital

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Feb 16, 2017
Closes
Mar 28, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital has an opening for an experienced Crisis Intervention Counselor. This is a Full Time rotating schedule position. Only applicants meeting the requirements identified below will be considered.

Provides crisis assessment and interventions to identify patients that are an imminent threat to themselves or others and determines possible need for inpatient treatment, coordinating with private and community resources. Assists with petitioning for Temporary Detainment Orders (TDO's)/Emergency Custody Orders (ECO's) for individuals that lack the capacity to be voluntarily admitted, if inpatient treatment is deemed necessary.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - COUNSELING OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - PSYCHOLOGY

Experience
Required: Behavioral Health - 2 years
Minimum Six Months Crisis Intervention experience.

License
Required: Basic Life Support

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication

Other
6 months experience in crisis intervention. Crisis Prevention Intervention training within 15 days of hire. Knowledge of community resources. Skilled at counseling and crisis intervention.