Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Child and Adolescent)

PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER (CHILD AND ADOLESCENT)

The Brighter Hope Wellness Center (BHWC) is hiring for the position of Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. BWHC is looking for highly motivated clinicians who are dedicated to bringing about lasting change for their clients.

 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct psychiatric evaluations.
  • Create treatment and medication management plans.
  • Provide direct feedback to families and caregivers regarding evaluations.
  • Provide direct feedback to families and caregivers regarding treatment and medication management plan.
  • Implement treatment and intervention plans directly with clients.
  • Create and maintain data collection materials (including data sheets, spreadsheets, etc.).
  • Provide training to therapists, technicians, families, caregivers, and other professionals.
  • Maintain electronic health records for clients.
  • Work collaboratively with families and professionals.
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary team meetings.

 

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Nursing.
  • Licensed in the state of Maryland.
  • At least two (2) years of experience working with children diagnosed with various internalizing (e.g., anxiety, depression, etc.) and externalizing (e.g. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, etc.)
  • At least one (1) year of experience working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, intellectual and/or developmental disability, developmental delay, or Sensory Processing Disorders.
  • Able to work well as a team member, particularly with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Strong leadership skills.

 

Benefits

  • Employee status
  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible schedule (full-time and part-time positions available)
  • Upward mobility
  • Weekly supervision available
  • Weekly multi-disciplinary team meetings
  • Opportunities to propose and conduct research
  • Opportunities to present research at conferences