Crisis Clinician, Emergency Services

Location: Lawrence, MA
Job ID: 177427-1A
Date Posted: Jul 15, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services. Our team delivers quality care to clients and families in more than 30 communities throughout the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Greater Boston. Our mission is to provide personal, compassionate, state-of-the-art, integrated behavioral healthcare that makes a difference in the lives of the people and communities we serve. Our services include mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and family and school-based services.


About the Job

Sign on bonus up to $3000 (pro-rated for part time) and New Increased Competetive Rates

Come join our crisis team! Work in a fast paced environment with opportunities for ongoing professional development and receive training in Crisis Prevention Institution (CPI). Our team provides services to our most vulnerable populations and is dedicated to removing all barriers to treatment. The crisis clinician role allows you to experience something new every day. As a Crisis Clinician, you will develop your diagnostic skills, conduct assessments, make referrals and collaborate with community stakeholders. Evaluations are completed in our clinics, local hospitals and the community. The ideal candidate is a flexible, motivated individual who enjoys a dynamic role and is able to build rapport with clients while providing brief crisis intervention. 


  • Provide services for youth, adult and geriatric populations in multiple settings including local hospitals, our clinic and the community.
  • Manage the acute phase of clients presenting in behavioral health crisis.
  • Provide timely assessment, triage, and referrals to support clients with behavioral health needs.
  • Complete accurate documentation and assessments within required time frames.
  • Develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with community partners.
  • Utilize supervision effectively by sharing pertinent information and seeking guidance to manage high risk cases.
  • Attend client and team meetings as needed.
  • Meet productivity standards.


  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling or a related field
  • License preferred (LICSW, LMHC)
  • Valid driver's license, good driving record, and reliable vehicle with an ability to meet persons served in a variety of community settings.

Schedule: Full time, 40 hours. Evenings 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.