Crisis Outreach Specialist - Ravenna, OH

Coleman Health Services – Kent, OH

Coleman Health Services is seeking diligent and responsible individuals to join our customer-centered emergency crisis team of professionals to work with individuals experiencing immediate mental health crises in Portage County, Ohio. This position assists in client engagement and obtaining needed treatment, including emergency intakes, assessments for psychiatric hospitalization and linkage to community services and resources. This position will also work closely with law enforcement and assist on engaging at risk clients released from jail and prison. 

Duties include:

  • Review and complete mental health outreaches requested by police
  • Collect and review mental health outreach data and grant outcomes
  • Assist in engaging clients with mental health treatment who are released from jail or prison
  • Determine needed clinical services, level of urgency, and appropriate providers; consult with personnel and assist with scheduling as needed
  • Provide supportive and/or basic crisis intervention in person and via phone
  • Receive and coordinate external referrals to Access (i.e. from Law Enforcement) 


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field, LSW preferred
  • Maintain a clean driving record
  • Have or willing to obtain NPI and Ohio Medicaid numbers 

See yourself with a team that values cohesiveness. Be a part of a culture that embraces diversity, encourages innovation, empowers its employees and supports career growth. Coleman is a nationally recognized not-for-profit provider of behavioral health and an organization that has demonstrated over 40 years of stability and transparency. Our Company Culture and Benefits Set Us Apart! Regardless of your role at Coleman Health Services, your work makes a lasting impact on those we serve. When you join our team, you become part of a collaborative community of dedicated professionals whose primary mission is to improve the lives of our clients. In return, you can also expect opportunities for career advancement and continued professional training. 

While the work we do is personally rewarding on many levels, we also recognize the importance of a competitive benefits package. In addition to standard benefit options, including health, dental, vision, life, retirement savings, pension, and paid time off (PTO), Coleman Health Services offers Health Savings Accounts (HSA), Wellness Reimbursement, Verizon service discounts, and more. 

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. E.O.E. Persons with a disability can request an accommodation to complete the application process by emailing [email protected] with the subject line “Accommodation Request.”