Mobile Assessment Counselor Athens Area - PRN
Peachford Behavioral Health System of Atlanta - Atlanta, GA

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To provide mobile face-to-face assessments in ER facilities in the Athens Area, recommend appropriate level of care and to provide crisis intervention services.
· Participate in On-Call monthly schedule, carrying a functioning pager to respond to pages.
· Conduct an initial face-to-face assessment on site, arriving at the site no later than 60 minutes after receipt of the call.
· Formulate level of care recommendation and immediate patient/client disposition.
· Make arrangements for immediate disposition regarding transfers/discharges.
· Provide primary contact with patient and family until transfer/discharge occurs.

Individuals must hold Masters Degree in a related field.

Psychiatric assessment experience with all age populations preferred.

Must have reliable transportation.