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. As a local governmental entity, Community Mental Health Services Board, we are responsible for the delivery of mental health, substance abuse treatment coordination, and developmental disabilities services for Kent County.

Social Work - Access Center Clinician - 2nd or 3rd Shift

Job Title   Access Center Clinician

Job Status   Full Time

Job Summary   We are seeking a full-time Access Center Clinician to provide crisis intervention, screenings, and referral services. Activities may take place in a variety of settings and either face-to-face or over the telephone. Access Center location is open 24/7.  This position will work 2nd or 3rd shift. Second shift works five 8-hours shifts per week. Third shift will work three 12-hour shifts per week with the opportunity to work 40 hours total if desired.

Minimum Qualifications  

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

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

*  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

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

*  Ability to handle stressful situations calmly and rationally

*  Ability to handle multiple projects at one time

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

*  Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

*  Ability to communicate 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 Qualificaitons   

*  Licensed Master Social Worker

*  Credentialed through the Michigan Certificate Board for Addiction Professionals

*  Bilingual, Spanish preferred

Required Documents   Cover Letter highlighting your qualifications and resume

Apply   Click HERE to apply for the Access Center Clinician position

Job Description   ACCESSCENTERCLINICAN.pdf

Network180 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are unable to apply through our online process, please contact Human Resources by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone (616.855.5207). Emailed resumes will not be considered.