Terros Health

Crisis Specialist (On-Call) - Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) $500 Sign on Bonus

Job Locations US-AZ-Phoenix
Job ID
2024-9157
# of Openings
1
Category
Behavioral Health/Social Work
Program
Crisis Mobile
Weekly Hours
Varied

Overview

Terros Health is pleased to share an exciting and challenging opportunity for an  On-Call Crisis Specialist, (Behavioral Health Tech), working out of our Phoenix location.

 

Terros Health’s Mobile Crisis teams provide behavioral health, prevention, education and crisis stabilization services. They serve children, adolescents, adults, senior adults and families as well as schools, neighborhoods, organizations and businesses by providing phone, walk-in and in-home crisis counseling to clients to facilitate immediate stabilization of emotions and behavior.  The individual will need to be professional, friendly, a self-starter, organized, and compassionate.     

 

Terros Health is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than five decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.

 

 If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotes Integrity, Compassion, and Empowerment, we encourage you to apply!  

 

Terros Health: Extraordinary Care. Empowered People. Exceptional Outcomes.

 

Responsibilities

 

New Grads Welcome!

 

If you just received your degree in the behavioral health field, and need experience - We will train!

 

Shifts available: Sunday-Saturday (10 hour shifts, within the hours of 2pm-8am )

 

On-Call staff, must be able to commit or make an effort to fill at least two(2) shifts per month

 

**Competitive Compensation!**

 

*** New Hire Sign On Bonus of $500***

 

(Evening and Weekend shift differentials available)

 

Bilingual in Spanish is a PLUS (Additional Language Differential is Available)

 

 

 

 

 

As part of the Mobile Crisis team, the Crisis Specialist responds on-site to crisis calls that cannot be resolved by the Crisis Call Center telephonically. The crisis specialist utilize best practices in crisis intervention to respond and support individuals and families in crisis. 

  • Will be asked to assess risk, effectively engage with clients, develop plans and follow-up as needed
  • Work effectively and respectfully with clients, families, schools, first responders and all others involved
  • Focus of care will be with the seriously mentally ill, children/ adolescents and family interventions.
  • Is able to assess and stabilize different ages and stages of development/lifespan and different cultural backgrounds and experiences.
  • Makes appropriate referrals to other agencies and/ or long-term counseling when appropriate. 
  • Demonstrates flexibility and adapts well to change.
  • Able to work effectively with assigned partner during 10 hour shift.

 

 

 

Qualifications

  • GED/High school diploma with a minimum of 1.5 years of behavioral health experience, or an associate’s degree in the behavioral health field, or
  • A bachelor's degree (not in the field of behavioral health) and 1 year of behavioral health experience, or

  • A bachelor's degree in the behavioral health field (e.g. Psychology, Social Work, Counseling) or
  • Masters degree, i.e., MA, MC, MSW, in a behavioral health field, Arizona license or eligible for Arizona license.
  • Preferred- One year of experience practicing in one of the licenses listed below.
  • Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (LAMFT)
  • Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC)
  • Licensed Associate Substance Abuse Counselor (LASAC)
  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) by the Arizona State Board of Behavioral Health Examiners
  • Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor (LISAC) by the Arizona State Board of Behavioral Health Examiners
  • Must have or obtain a valid Arizona Driver License, be 21 years of age with a minimum 4 years driving experience. Must meet requirements of Terros driving policy
  • Must have a valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card (Level 1) or apply for an Arizona fingerprint clearance card within 7 working days of employment

 

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