The team provides a rapid response intervention to address behavioral health crises in order to avoid unnecessary Emergency Department visits. The positon requires someone comfortable being at the forefront of developing a new program model. It also requires someone who possesses a set of skills suitable to de-escalating psychiatric crises. Candidates should possess or be eligible for the NYS Peer Certification and have experience working with individuals with serious mental illness.
|Program||Behavioral Health Crisis Stabilization Team|
|Bi Weekly Hours||70|