On-Call Psychiatrist

CSO is seeking a Psychiatrist to provide on-call services by phone, including consultation for consumers of the Crisis Services Program. Qualifications include Board certification in psychiatry, valid Massachusetts license to practice medicine, and experience working with long-term, seriously mentally ill individuals.


  • On-Call Psychiatrist or APRN for after hours support to CSO Crisis Services. 
  • Position requires ability to respond telephonically in 15 minutes to provide support to Crisis and Respite clinicians. 
  • Calls are typically brief regarding possible section 12's or consults regarding emergency department patients. 
  • Coverage is after regular hours and weekends. 
  • Typical shift is one week per month or every other month. 
  • For applicants who need it, we can train and provide clinical support during orientation period. 


We provide our employees with competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including full coverage health and dental insurance, paid time off (vacation, personal, sick, and holidays), a 403(b) retirement savings plan, an employee referral bonus program, regular in-house training and professional development opportunities with free CEUs, and voluntary supplemental insurances including short and long-term disability, cancer, accident and life. We also partner with a premier employee assistance program (EAP) and offer personal cell phone plan discounts.

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.