CRISIS INTERVENTION CLINICIAN

Recruitment #21-127-2213

Introduction

Are you a passionate individual, committed to helping others? Do you enjoy being an advocate for the individuals you support? It is our mission to connect individuals and their families with person-centered, recovery-oriented services and supports in partnership with the Loudoun community.

The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services is currently seeking a part-time Crisis Intervention Clinician. The Emergency Services Program seeks dynamic mental health clinicians to add to a rapidly growing team of mental health professionals who specialize in crisis intervention and stabilization services.

Job Description

Successful candidates excel in complex, fast paced environments, and use expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness, substance use disorders, and intellectual/developmental disabilities to link individuals in crisis, their families, and support systems to treatment options.

Emergency Services Clinicians support 24/7/365 crisis response with: astute clinical acumen, creative problem solving, adaptability to rapidly changing, often competing changes in demands for service, and a collaborative approach to community services.

Schedule includes: days, evenings, overnights, weekends, holidays, and County closures.

Job Requirements

  • Master's degree in a field eligible for professional licensure as: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW);Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC); Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); Licensed Clinical Psychologist (LCP); Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner; Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist; Medical Doctor (MD); Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)and three (3) years professional mental health and/or substance use treatment
  • Must posses a valid VA clinical license such as LCSW, LPC, LCP or LMFT
  • Must posses a valid driver's license and a good driving record
  • Must be eligible for certification as a Certified Preadmission Screening Clinician (CPASC) in accordance with VA DBHDS regulations.
  • Must meet the requirements to be a contractor for INOVA Loudoun Emergency Dept Contractor
  • Obtain and maintain certifications in Disaster Behavioral Health Sciences, CIT Trainer, Psychological First Aid and/or Critical Incident Stress Management, CPR, HIPAA, Human Rights, OSHA and Therapeutic Options of VA
  • Must be eligible to be a certified Notary Public
  • Must pass TB test within 30 days of hire

Special Requirements

Bilingual (English and Spanish) candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment background check to include fingerprinting, credit, NCIC, DMV and TB test.  Must have a good driving record and a valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence.

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