Posting ID : A1068533981
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare
Job: Clinician II/Law Enforcement Liaison
Job Description: FT 40, Tues-Sat or Wed-Sun Swing Shift
Wage: $16.61-$30.69 per hour/DOE
Summary: To provide crisis intervention mental health services persons in Whatcom County who present in acute need. The goal of such services is the stabilization of acute psychiatric symptoms through support in order to mitigate further decompensation. The Law Enforcement Liaison will work closely with local law enforcement and community providers and may accompany law enforcement professionals on emergency outreaches in the community. The Law Enforcement Liaison will focus primarily on being available to partner with Bellingham Police Department and Law Enforcement personnel.
Requirements: Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling or other Human Service discipline. Meets WAC definition for Mental Heath Professional. Experience in providing crisis intervention services. Registered counselor in Washington State; preference for licensure.