Universal Community Behavioral Health Crisis Intervention Services provide 24/7 hotline, walk in triage and mobile face to face on site triage. Our Crisis Intervention Services team collaborate with mental health professionals and community partners to achieve a positive outcome for the person in crisis. Our services advocate for a positive resolution and assist all individuals through the crisis event. We have an immediate Full-time openings for a CRISIS COUNSELOR II to join our DuBois based Crisis Intervention Services Team.
This is a primarily Overnight shift working midnight to 8am. The schedule will include rotating weekend and holiday shifts. Travel requirement is 85% and requires the operation of personal vehicle. To learn more about this opportunity please contact Human Resources at 814-364-2161, This is a benefit eligible position. We offer generous paid time off program, comprehensive and competitive medical, dental & vision insurance, 401k with employer match, employee discount purchasing program, tuition assistance, career progression opportunities and more!
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the administrative supervision of the program Coordinator the Crisis Counselor; triage and follow up of telephone/mobile mental health crisis intervention, emergency services and walk in assessments. Crisis Counselors engage individuals in verbal de-escalation, crisis resolution, suicide risk assessment and prevention, referral collaboration and supportive counseling. Counselors are expected to be professional, empathetic, assertive and detail-oriented.