ESP Hospital Based Clinician

Community Counseling of Bristol County - Brockton, MA3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $42,000 - $61,000 a year

Indeed Hire, in partnership with Community Counseling of Bristol County, is looking for an ESP Hospital Based Clinician to join their team in Brockton, MA.

Seeking full and part-time independently licensed clinicians to conduct crisis evaluations in local hospitals as part of Emergency Services Program (ESP). Excellent opportunity to develop and refine clinical skills while working in dynamic medical settings. Training, consultation and supervision provided.

ESP Hospital Based Clinician

  • Support adults in managing a crisis situation
  • A short commute from both Boston and Providence

Description of Position

Helping those during life's most acute and disruptive moments due to psychiatric illness and substance use/abuse requires providers who are sensitive, skillful, resilient and hopeful. As a Clinician, supporting the Emergency Service Program (ESP), you'll have unparalleled support and learning opportunities working with a multi-disciplinary team of clinicians, supervisors, psychiatric staff, nurses and those with lived experience. You will look to best practices as you assist with crises in the office, emergency departments and community settings, evaluating and recommending solution-based treatment options.

Client Care:

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of youth and adults and provide a diagnosis foundation, consistent with the DSM V and ICD-10 along with specific recommendations determining level of care based upon medical necessity criteria
  • Arrange transfer to appropriate level of care and manage care transition.
  • Provide brief, solution-focused interventions and reassess current level of need with individuals waiting for higher level of care treatment
  • Post-crisis evaluation over a seven-day intervention period for youth and families deemed appropriate to return to the community
  • Work collaboratively with family partners to provide resources/referrals, support, and psycho-education to youth and families
  • Assist with safety planning over the course of the seven day intervention period and outside the evaluation/intervention period

Clinical Support

  • Consult with supervisor and or consulting psychiatrist with regard to level of risk, disposition planning and transfer to appropriate resources or level of care
  • Attend community-based meetings in conjunction with youth, their families, and providers to assist with advocacy and addressing safety concerns
  • Complete collateral contacts with an individual's providers
  • Understand different treatment modalities that can be applied to stabilize clients in their community and prevent hospitalization
  • Participate in regularly scheduled clinical supervision, staff meetings, staff development, and training curriculum


  • Master's degree in psychology, social work, counseling psychology or closely related discipline.
  • Must have LICSW or LMHC or be within 6 months of attaining that level of licensure
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some nights and weekends
  • A year of experience working with youth and their families in a clinical role within a mobile delivery system preferred
  • Knowledge of and experience with utilizing Child Behavioral Health Initiative services
  • Able to provide clinical care and support to youth and their families to prevent hospitalization and stabilize youth in the community
  • Possess a valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Experience with computers, specifically Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems preferred

Job Type: Full-time


  • ESP Hospital Based Clinician: 1 year (Required)
  • ESP Master's Level Clinician: 1 year (Required)


  • Master's (Required)


  • Brockton, MA (Preferred)


  • LICSW or LMHC or are within 6 months of attaining? (Required)