Behavioral Health Services North, Inc.

Job 176263 - Intake/Assessment Specialist
Morrisonville, NY

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Job Details

Location: Morrisonville, NY
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary: Competitive

Job Description

Provides comprehensive psychosocial assessments as part of the intake process for PROS. Engages and coordinates services for new referrals as part of the intake process.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Engages clients in a comprehensive assessment of strengths/needs
  • Ensures that the program engages individuals quickly into recovery oriented services
  • Coordinates and collaborates treatment with all referral sources
  • Provides outreach, engagement, and follow-up services as necessary
  • Provides engaging interventions for individual recipients
  • Ensures the development, writing and timely completion of required documentation in accordance with state/federal regulations and Agency’s policies and procedures
  • Accurately completes and interprets all program assessment tools
  • Provides individual and group rehabilitation interventions as directed
  • Coordinates and collaborates with rehabilitation team and external providers
  • Maintains productivity levels as established by the Agency, which may be subject to change
  • Participatory member of various committee and team meetings
  • Supervises student interns as assigned
  • Performs other duties as assigned within context of job description



  • Master’s degree in human service or related field required with LMHC, LMSW, or LCSW licensure required
  • 2 years of providing direct care in a mental health setting preferred
  • Valid NYS driver’s license and reliable transportation required for local travel
  • Must possess engagement and teaching skills
  • Understanding of the OMH PROS regulations and familiarity with the OMH PROS Standards of Care preferred
  • CPR certification preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft software products; familiarity with databases preferred

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