DESC
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Jul 06, 2022  
Join the team at the front lines of crisis diversion. We are working to stop the trend of criminalizing mental illness, and make sure individuals in mental health crisis get the help they need. The Crisis Solutions Center (CSC) works with all types of populations and is not limited to the homeless, which allows for a dynamic use of skills. The CSC offers a fast-paced work environment and is not confined to a traditional case load. DESC's Crisis Outreach Workers are ready to respond quickly to requests for crisis intervention from police, fire, medics, DCRs, and the Crisis Clinic to connect individuals experiencing crisis to more therapeutic treatment options, other than jail or the emergency room to further their recovery. You may report to your work location each day but you will never have the same day as the one before. As current team members say, “We don’t know until we go.” Team members work in pairs and are based either out of the Crisis Solutions Center just South of...
DESC Seattle, WA, USA