Are you in crisis?

If you, or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please call:

1.800.273.TALK
1.800.273.8255

How can we help?

You can call the crisis center for any of the following reasons:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Information on suicide
  • Information on mental health/illness
  • Substance abuse/addiction
  • To help a friend or loved one
  • Relationship problems
  • Abuse/Violence
  • Economic problems
  • Sexual orientation issues
  • Physical illness
  • Loneliness
  • Family problems

How can I call?

We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Dial 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
  • TTY users: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889)
  • Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 houras, llame al: 1.888.628.9454

 

Are you in crisis?
Lives Redirected

Network180 employees make a difference in people’s lives every day, making our community a better place to live. We are the community organization responsible for the delivery of mental health, substance abuse treatment coordination, and developmental disabilities services for Kent County.

We need individuals who are passionate about making a difference by helping others.

Children's Crisis Response Clinician

Job Title   Children's Crisis Response Clinician

Job Status   Weekends and/or On-Call

Job Summary  

We are seeking applicants for weekend, and on-call positions for our Children's Crisis Response Team.  Weekend shifts are 11am-9pm on Saturdays and Sundays.  Individuals provide fast response, in home crisis intervention services for clients ages 4-20.  Starting wage for this position is $24.58 per hour.

Minimum Qualifications  

*  Master’s degree in Social Work or Psychology, Counseling or Counseling Psychology

*  Licensed in the State of Michigan as a licensed Master’s social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, or psychologist.

*  Specialized training and at least one year of experience in the examination, evaluation, and treatment of minors and their families

*  One year of experience in community based crisis intervention

*  Thorough working knowledge of the practices and principles of psychological, emotional, and sociological assessment and diagnosis

*  Thorough working knowledge of professional ethics and standards of practice

*  Valid Michigan driver’s license and available transportation for travel between locations

*  Lived experiences with mental illness/developmental disabilities/substance use disorders valued

*  Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, email, database management, and data entry skills

*  Demonstrated experience communicating clearly and concisely in stressful situations

*  Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

*  Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment and skills and capabilities of bridging language/cultural barriers to Network180 services within diverse communities

*  Available for on-call services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (on a rotating basis)

Preferred Qualifications  

*  Full Licensure in the State of Michigan as a licensed Master’s social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, or psychologist

*  Licensed Master Social Worker

*  Credentialed through the Michigan Certificate Board for Addiction Professionals

*  Three years post graduate experience working with children and families

We are committed to attracting a diverse and talented work force to meet the needs of our
diverse community.

Required Documents   Cover Letter highlighting your qualifications and Resume

Apply   Click HERE to apply for the Children's Crisis Response Clinician position

Job Description    CHILDRENSMOBILECRISISRESPONSECLINICIAN.pdf

Network180 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are unable to apply online, please contact Human Resources at 616.855.5207 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Emailed resumes will not be reviewed.