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Springfield
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Full Time
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***This position is eligible for a $600 sign-on bonus for 3rd shift.***

Join our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Crisis Counselor at Behavioral Health Network! 

Your experience, knowledge and great skills will support the Crisis Program with the following:

  • performing intake of individuals prior to taking their assessments
  • telephone counseling
  • participate in providing ESP services and in solving insurance problems for individuals served

Who are we?

BHN’s Crisis Program provides 24/7 front line response to individuals of all ages who are experiencing a behavioral health crisis, regardless of insurance. BHN provides services on a mobile basis, including home and community-based settings or in an emergency department when needed. 

Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938.  BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.

Job Requirements

What are we looking for in a Crisis Counselor?

  • Human services experience (required).
  • Understanding of crisis intervention (preferred).
  • Good organizational skills (required).
  • Able to communicate effectively orally and in writing (required)
  • Able to collaborate with consumers and those involved in their care -clinicians, providers (required).
  • Have reliable transportation during each shift to provide community based services (required).
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (required).
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