Board Certified Behavioral Analyst- IDD First Responder (Masters degree in related field. Must have valid BCBA with 2 years experience required) – All Regions
Conduct crisis de-escalation, rapid assessment of strengths, problems and needs; psycho-education, brief behavioral support and intervention; and referral to appropriate services and supports. Provide short-term linkage and referral between persons in crisis and the appropriate or IDD services and supports, while reducing the rate of hospitalization, incarceration, out of home placement and unnecessary emergency room visits.
Behavioral Health Specialist (Bachelors & Masters degree) – All Regions
Must have Bachelors’ or Masters’ degree in a human services related field (psychology, school, psychology, counseling, vocational rehabilitation, or a related field). Courses taken while obtaining the degree must include: Psychometric testing and two of the following: behavior analysis or modification; therapeutic intervention; counseling, and psychosocial assessment.
Experience: Work experience must include two years of individualized treatment programming, monitoring and observing behavior; collecting and recording behavioral observations in a treatment setting and developing and implementing behavior plans for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Behavioral Health First Responder (Masters degree in related field with a license to practice in the state of Georgia as a LPC, LCSW). Candidates who do not meet licensure requirements will not be considered. Candidates must live in the counties listed below.
Region 2: Barrow, Burke, Clarke, Elbert, Emmanuel, Jackson, Jefferson, Jenkins, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Screven
Region 3: Alpharetta, Atlanta, College Park, Fairburn
Region 6: Carroll, Coweta, Fayette, Heard, Meriwhether, Troup (all shifts) Marion, Schley, Sumter, Webster ( 1st/3rd shifts and weekends)
Provide community-based, face-to-face, rapid response to children and adults with behavioral health conditions, intellectual/developmental disabilities in an active state of crisis. This service operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. MCRS is provided in community settings including, but not limited to: homes, residential settings, other treatment/support settings, schools, hospital emergency departments, jails, and social service settings. Initiate 1013/1014 as needed
Behavioral Health Field Care Consultant (Bachelors’ degree in related field preferred). For consideration, candidates must live in counties listed below.
Region 3: City of Atlanta, Clayton, Dekalb, Fulton, Gwinnett
Region 6: Chattahoochee, Harris, Muscogee, Stewart, Talbot.
Services as second responder providing community-based, face-to-face, rapid response to children and adults with behavioral health conditions, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and/or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in an active state of crisis. This service operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. MCRS is provided in community settings including, but not limited to: homes, residential settings, other treatment/support settings, schools, hospital emergency departments, jails, and social service settings.
Experience: Minimum 1 year of experience working with consumers with mental health and/or substance abuse disorders
Behavioral Health Link Mobile Crisis Service areas effective January 1, 2019
Region 2: Baldwin, Barrow, Bibb, Burke, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Emanuel, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Jones, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Monroe, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Screven, Taliaferro, Twiggs, Walton, Warren, Washington, Wilkes, and Wilkinson
Region 3: Clayton, Dekalb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale.
Region 5: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Bleckley, Brantley, Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Coffee, Dodge, Effingham, Evans, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Montgomery, Pierce, Pulaski, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Ware, Wayne, Wheeler and Wilcox.
Region 6: Butts, Carroll, Chattahoochee, Clay, Coweta, Crawford, Crisp, Dooly, Fayette, Harris, Heard, Henry, Houston, Lamar, Macon, Marion, Meriwether, Muscogee, Peach, Pike, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Spalding, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Troup, Upson and Webster