Performs mental health services for children and adolescents experiencing crisis. Work involves conducting crisis interviews and clinical assessments; site-crisis coverage for referrals and, provision of continuity of care to referred mental health individuals in crisis. Works under moderate supervision of the Supervisor with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment in carrying out details of the work.


  • Provides on-site crisis assessments and develops intervention plans.
  • Provides crisis support as deemed necessary.
  • Coordinates referrals to community-based providers
  • Provides crisis assessments in the community including hospitals.
  • Prepares progress notes and other required documentation.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Excellent written communication and basic computer knowledge for treatment planning and inputting clinical documentation
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal relations with consumers, staff, and community providers
  • Time management and organization required to meet service goals
  • Local travel (75%) and regional travel (25%)  
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing, lifting up to 30 lbs., and keyboarding for prolonged periods
  • Ability to be CPR and PMAB certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's or Master’s in social work, psychology or related field with ability to obtain Qualified Mental Health Professional credentialing
  • 1 year of case management experience Preferred
Hours: M-F 8AM-5PM with other as needed

Salary:  $45,000 -$52,965 ANNUALLY DOQ


Heart of Texas Behavioral Health Network strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Employer paid Health Insurance
Employer paid Dental Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance
Payroll Direct Deposit
12 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

Excellent 401-K Retirement Plan (Center will contribute 12% of employee earnings)
              **Certain Requirements Needed**

Location:   Waco, Texas 76706


Department: Child & Adolescent Units
This is a full time position

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