Community Health Systems Crisis Clinician - Crisis Residential Unit - Community Counseling Services - 0.2 PRN R/W in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


Responsible for immediate assessment, intervention and treatment disposition of individuals in need of emergency psychiatric evaluation and care.


Crisis Clinicians who are not mental health professionals shall be supervised by a mental health professional and have one of the following:--{PS..0}

1) A Bachelor s degree with major course work in sociology, social work, psychology, gerontology, anthropology, political science, history, criminal justice, theology, nursing, counseling, education or related field.

2) A registered nurse.

3) A high school diploma or equivalency and 3 years of mental health direct care experience in public or private human services with employment as a mental health staff person prior to January 1, 1992.

4) A consumer or a family member who has 1 year of experience as an advocate or leader in a consumer or family group and has a high school diploma or equivalency.

5) Staff persons employed by a provider who have 5 years experience as a supervisor of mental health services in mental health agency prior to January 1, 1992 are exempted from this requirement.

Must possess a valid--{PS..1}Pennsylvania driver s license.

Job: Behavioral Health

Organization: Wilkes Barre Behav Couns

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1831637

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.