10a NCAC 27g .6102      STAFF

(a)  At least one staff member shall be designated to coordinate and supervise activities of the emergency services network.

(b)  A qualified professional, as appropriate to the client's needs, shall be available for immediate consultation and for direct face‑to‑face contact with clients.

(c)  Prior to providing emergency services, each staff member or volunteer shall be trained in:

(1)           available resources;

(2)           interviewing techniques;

(3)           characteristics of substance abuse disorders, developmental disabilities, and mental illness;

(4)           crisis intervention;

(5)           making referrals; and

(6)           commitment procedures.

(d)  Volunteers shall be supervised by a qualified professional.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑117; 122C‑121; 122C‑154; 122C‑155; 143B‑147;

Eff. May 1, 1996.