Mobile Crisis Team Counselor

Columbia, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
Mobile Crisis Team Counselor Location: Columbia, MD Status: Part-time, 8 hours Schedule: Every other Sunday, 9AM-5PM Humanim is a leading non-profit organization, specializing in human services. We annually serve over 4,500 individuals and are committed to providing uncompromising services to those in need. We are seeking a Mobile Crisis Team Counselor to perform mental status evaluations and assessments for safety with individuals served by the Mobile Crisis Team. Responsibilities include: * MCT counselor will evaluate clients' mental health, to include assessment of suicidal and homicidal thoughts and behaviors. Connect to resources to help resolve crisis. * Authorized to complete "Emergency Petitions" to involuntarily commit individuals for psychiatric evaluation. Triage and coordinate with police, hospital staff, doctors, and family members. LCSW-C/ LCPC licensure required. * Regularly provide clinical assessments of detainees with histories of suicidal behavior being released from the Howard County Detention Center. Requirements include: * Master's Degree in Social Work/Psychology or a related field * Experience in mental health, crisis work, or related * Full licensure LCSW-C/LCPC * Valid driver's license required * Ability to work in high stress situations is a must At Humanim, you'll perform meaningful work, make a difference in the lives of the people we serve, and find the support and training it takes to grow as a professional. We offer a comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees, including paid time off, medical insurance, and tuition reimbursement. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran. Posted by StartWire