Clinical Supervisor - Emergency Services/Acute Care (ESAC): [# 77] SIGN-ON & RETENTION BONUSES!





Welcome to David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), where we provide life-saving and life-changing behavioral health care through the help of the industry's most skilled professionals.

Headquartered in Naples, Florida, DLC is a respected leader in the behavioral health field, providing comprehensive and innovative mental health and substance use treatment services.

Celebrating over 50 years of service to the region, DLC is a not-for-profit organization, overseen by a volunteer board of community leaders, and is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Serving adults, children and families, DLC provided more than 300,000 prevention, intervention and treatment services in the last year.

Clinical Supervisor - Emergency Services/Acute Care (ESAC): [Position # 77]

Our Emergency Services Assessment Center (ESAC) serves as the Collier County Baker Act Receiving Facility.  Clinicians offer crisis assessment, crisis intervention, clinical triage, and support the 988-suicide prevention hotline. 

This is a fast- paced environment where clinicians work collaboratively with Psychiatrists, Registered Nurses, and Behavioral Healthcare Technicians to meet the needs of clients and families via a multi-disciplinary team approach.

This is an opportunity to contribute not only to our clients' recovery journeys, but to skillfully assist our ESAC Team in developing their abilities to maximum potential in support of the DLC Charter!


- Directly supervising, training, and orienting ESAC Clinicians and Behavioral Health Technicians (BHTs) in a 24/7 environment.

- Developing and managing the ESAC schedule to ensure integrity and client safety while meeting budget.

- Providing comprehensive services to adults and children admitted to the Acute Care Program.

- Supporting DLC's Acute Care Director with operational duties to ensure a smooth and effective working environment.

- Objectively investigating and following up on grievances/incidents in a timely manner.

- Participating in initiative to enhance the Emergency Services/Acute Care Program, DLC and the community as a whole.

- Collaborating with internal and external providers by maintaining community partnerships and assuring timely access to Clients.

- Assisting with running multiple and complex reports.

- Developing and enhancing provided services in the Acute Care Program.


- Master's Degree in Behavioral Health field, Health Care Administration or related field = Required

- FL Licensed Clinician (LMFT, LMHC, LCSW) = Preferred

3 years' experience in related environment (mental health, group homes, prison, detention centers, etc.) = Required

- Prior experience as a Supervisor in a comparably demanding environment = Preferred

- Ability to demonstrate a high level of competency in working with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness and substance use disorders = Required

- Ability to effectively utilize available resources to ensure a comprehensive, holistic and integrated treatment approach that supports evidence-based practices = Required

- Well-founded clinical and risk management skills = Required

- Flexibility, accessibility, working after hours, including some weekends, to ensure accountability and integrity = Required

- Exceptional skills in organization (time and information) and communication (written and verbal) = Required

- Microsoft Office 365 skills (Including Teams/Video Conferencing) and Electronic Medical Records experience = Strongly Preferred

- Staying compliant on all trainings and immunizations = Required

- Ability to pass a Level II DCF Mental Health Fingerprinting, Drug Screen and Local Criminal Check = Required


- Full-Time Salaried/Exempt Position
~ Target Hours Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM
~ Flexibility needed for Program needs

- COMPREHENSIVE benefits outside of competitive salary include:
~ Exciting 401(k) w/Employer Match
~ Employer Paid Life/AD&D
~ Generous PTO & Paid Holidays
~ Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
~ Diverse discounts with local businesses
~ DLC-sponsored Health & Wellness Initiatives Including EAP
~ Extensive Tuition/Licensure Reimbursement Plans/Loan Forgiveness


DLC is a symbol of hope for children, adolescents, adults and the elderly residing in Southwest Florida who struggle with mental health and substance use challenges.

Through DLC's work, lives are saved, families are kept together, children succeed, homelessness is reduced, quality of life is returned, and dignity is restored to those in need.

Together we can inspire and create an environment that empowers people towards transformative wellness to achieve what is possible!

If you are interested in making a commitment to providing exceptionally compassionate care and making a powerful difference in the lives of our clients and their families, you may contact Head Recruiter Beth Poulin directly via