Crisis Co-Responder - Behavioral Health Crisis Interv
Penn State Health
Location: Camp HIll, Pennsylvania
Admin / Clerical
Internal Number: 26209
Holy Spirit Hospital
Location: US:PA:Camp HIll Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Varied Hours: 11:00a -7:30p Recruiter Contact: Emilee Barwin at firstname.lastname@example.org
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The purpose of the Crisis Co-Responder position is to support law enforcement on behavioral health calls for service and, when possible, divert individuals from the use of hospital emergency departments, jails and prisons to address behavioral health needs. Crisis Co-Responders facilitate crisis intervention, de-escalation, resources and referral to treatment. The Crisis Co-Responder provides resources and follow-up to connect clients with resources and behavioral health treatment after crisis has concluded.
Bachelor's degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work or related field required.
Minimum three (3) years of job-related experience (ex: psychology, social work, criminal justice, case management, etc.)
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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