Co Responder Clinician

  • Compensation: $55,000.00-$65,000.00
  • Required Qualifications:
  • City/State: Macon, GA

We've partnered with an incredible organization that is seeking a Co Responder Clinician who will provide behavioral health interventions with clients experiencing a mental health/substance abuse crisis. We’re looking for someone passionate about helping and working in the community of Macon, GA.

The ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively, work closely with EMT’s, conduct risk assessments, perform in a fast-paced environment, and provide case management services for people experiencing symptoms of mental illness.

As a Crisis Clinician, you’ll be able to use your knowledge and expertise while also providing much needed support & guidance to those who need it most. Not only will you make an impactful difference in the community you serve, but you’ll also earn competitive pay, great benefits & enjoy 12 paid holidays while you’re at it.

What will you do?

  • Provide case management services, behavioral health assessments, and crisis intervention as needed or assigned as part of response to behavioral health related 911 calls
  • Coordinate individual's use of needed services and community resources
  • Coordinate behavioral health related medical needs of clients with psychiatrists, nurses, and other medical sources as part of crisis resolution
  • Maintain accurate and timely clinical records
  • Participate in team/department meetings, in-services, and supervisory sessions as required
  • Complete 1013 evaluations in the community while responding to behavioral health related 911 calls
  • Maintain a trauma informed and motivational interviewing approach to wellbeing
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What will you need?

  • Do you have a Master's degree in Behavioral Health field AND eligible for Georgia license as LCSW/LMSW, LPC/APC, LMFT/LAMFT. Must actively pursue licensure upon hire.
  • The company will consider an Associate License.
  • Minimum of two years' experience in clinical social work. Experience working with moderate to severe and persistently mentally ill populations.
  • Must have valid driver's license and good driving record