Crisis/Respite Clinician

Provide assessment and brief interventions to adults, youth and families in psychiatric crisis.  Work with a expert team of mental health professionals in community settings including homes, schools, hospital emergency department and the Crisis office to provide trauma sensitive interventions for safety and stabilizations.  Provide Mobile Crisis Intervention (MCI) as part of the Children's Behavioral Health Initiative of Massachusetts. Coverage for weekday shifts and on-call shifts available weekends and nights. Clinical Master's degree required; minimum two years' experience treating individuals with mental illness preferred.  Clinical licensure strongly preferred.  Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation.

Our Agency

Clinical & Support Options, Inc. is a behavioral health organization serving individuals and families across Western Massachusetts. From its early days as a child guidance clinic, Clinical & Support Options has expanded into a full service behavioral health agency, committed internally to excellence while we collaborate externally with community partners to participate in a comprehensive system of assistance and resources for the residents of our communities. We employ over 650 multi-disciplinary staff, helping thousands of families during the past 50 years. We have community based office locations throughout Western Massachusetts, including Springfield, Northampton, Greenfield, Orange, Athol, Gardner and Pittsfield.

Our core competencies lend themselves to the development of a "one-stop" model of comprehensive, holistic services to individuals and families with multiple and complex issues.

Our expertise, in a nutshell, is to support people in their progress towards self-sufficiency, no matter what challenges they face on that journey.