REACH Lead Crisis Clinician I or II **SIGN-ON BONUS ELIGIBLE**
Posted on: November 25, 2022
The Richmond Behavioral Health is looking for an energetic Lead
Clinician I/II to join our REACH Team. This individual will perform
intermediate skilled human support work performing clinical and
crisis response services as part of the REACH Clinical team,
conducting emergency outreach and crisis response to clients with
serious and persistent mental illnesses and co-occurring disorders
to assist them in maintaining safety and overall stability in
community. Position requires providing supportive assistance and
advocacy in maintaining client's financial, housing, medical,
psychiatric and social needs, and related work as apparent or
assigned. Work is performed under the general direction of the
Clinical Supervisor I or II.
Provides Crisis Response for individuals with intellectual and
developmental disabilities and intense behavior needs.
Participates in Administrative On Call for REACH
Responds to hospitals, family homes, group homes, crisis assessment
centers, CSBs and other community locations
Triages phone calls that come in on the 24/7 Crisis Response
Provides clinical case updates to the rest of the REACH Team
Maintains communication and relationships with community
Clear and strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong case conceptualization skills
Participates in required meetings with REACH Leadership, team
members, supervisors, and clinical staff.
Coordinates individual's care with identified CSB/BHA Case
Manager/Support Coordinator and applicable community providers,
including Emergency Services, case management, group homes,
guardian / AR, medical personnel and other supports.
Conducts and prepares intake assessments; prepares
comprehensive/consultative service evaluations; develops and
prepares crisis response plans; completes crisis triage forms.
Collects required data and produces documentation on consumer
access and utilization of REACH services.
Completes REACH-sponsored/required trainings on an ongoing
Utilizes electronic health record for documentation purposes
Completes all required documentation collaboratively with
individuals / systems of care
Attends and/or makes presentations at clinical educational teams
and multi-disciplinary team meetings
Provides crisis support and back-up coverage the Crisis Therapeutic
Home when requested
Provides staff training to new and ongoing Crisis Clinicians
Completes record reviews and supports billing work flows
Assists with managing the on call calendar
Other duties as required / assigned
Education and Experience
Licensed Mental Health Professionals or License Eligible
Professionals required to include a master's degree with coursework
in counseling, social work, psychology or related field and
moderate experience working with intellectual disabilities,
developmental disabilities and mental health, or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
Clinic and community work required (Hybrid telehealth position)
Required to work as part of leadership on-call rotation covering
days, nights and weekends, as well as holiday coverage.
Valid driver's license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Qualifying licensed staff will be eligible for $4,000.00 sign-on
bonus as defined by the terms and conditions of the approved
sign-on bonus policy.
About the Organization
Join the Fearless!
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) is licensed by the
Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
and is the statutorily established public entity responsible for
providing mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance abuse
and prevention services to the citizens of the City of
RBHA promotes health, wellness, and recovery for the people and
communities we serve.
An inclusive, healthy community where individuals are inspired to
reach their highest potential.
Equity / Innovation / Quality / Inclusion / Accessibility /
Transparency / Compassion / Integrity
Creating Healthy Communities - One Person, One Family, One
Community at a time.
RBHA is committed to providing behavioral health services to all
Richmond residents regardless of race, color, gender, age,
religion, disability, or national origin.
Services are provided directly by RBHA staff and through contracts
with private providers in the community. Funding is received
through fees from consumers, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the City
of Richmond, and local and state grants.
Starting Salary Range
Negotiable depending on qualifications.
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and
prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard
to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability
status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic
protected by federal, state or local laws. Associated topics:
addict, behavior science, clinical psychiatrist, dayrehab, mental
health, neuroscience, psychology, psychotherapist, sociology,
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