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Jail Mental Health Liaison

Job Type(s): Part-Time
Location(s): Bangor
Licenses/Certifications: MHRT, CSP; or able to obtain both within 6 months
Education: Bachelor's Degree in related field
Experience: 1 Year

Job Description

Will provide assessment, triage, stabilization, coordination of care, and monitoring of the needs of inmates incarcerated at the Penobscot County Jail, in collaboration with the jail mental health therapist, medical and correctional staff.  Service is provided to adults of all ages who may be experiencing serious mental health or substance use problems in addition to acute crisis related to incarceration.   Strong knowledge of medications and medical terminology, mental health, substance abuse issues, and crisis intervention is preferred.  Must be able to pass the Penobscot County Sheriff’s office security clearance.

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Job IDs:
ID #8661