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BAMSI Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist/Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Whitman, Massachusetts

Schedule: 8-16 hours per week

We are currently looking for Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist who currently has a Master's Degree preparation in psychiatric /mental health nursing to work in our outpatient mental health clinic in Whitman, Massachusetts.

The Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist provides psychopharmacology and psychotherapy services to clients throughout our Outpatient Counseling Center.

BAMSI’s outpatient mental health clinic, Whitman Counseling Center, is licensed by the Department of Public Health and accredited by CARF. The center is committed to empowering people to achieve their full potential through a variety of therapeutic approaches. We provide services for children and adults who are experiencing difficulty in their lives due to psychiatric or emotional symptoms. Some examples of difficulties may include emotional turmoil, life crises, marital or family difficulties, substance abuse,(or dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance abuse), major mental illness, and recovery from abuse suffered in childhood, among others.

COVID-19 considerations: Some remote work may be possible, but onsite required. Covid-19 protocols are in place for symptom screening of any staff or clients entering the clinic; required use of face masks and social distancing; hygiene; and sanitizing.

  1. Psychopharmacology duties:
  • Psychiatric and substance abuse evaluations

  • Prescriptive writing and medication management

  • Consultation/psycho-education to clients and staff. (Flexible to provide phone consultation)

  • Facilitate hospitalization of clients in emergency situations

  • Maintain clinical records

  1. Psychotherapy duties:
  • Participate in on-call rotation

  • Clinical assessment and diagnosis

  • Individual, family, and couples therapy as well as facilitation of group treatment

  • Must have a Master's Degree prepartion is psychiatric/mental health nursing

  • Possession of certification under the American Nurse Credentialing Center

  • Possession of registration from the Massachusetts Board of Registry as an Advanced Practice Nurse

  • Possession of Massachusetts Food and Drug Administration

  • Possession of Federal Drug Enforcement Agency registration

  • Must engage in Continuing Education consistent with licensure regulations

ID: 2021-4600

External Company Name: Brockton Area Multi-Services Inc.

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