Preferred Behavioral Health Group (Brick/Toms River, NJ)

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Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse for Children and Adolescents

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January 15 - February 16

Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse for Children and Adolescents
Preferred Behavioral Health Group, Brick/Toms River
Part or Full-time

Preferred Behavioral Health Group is one of the largest non-profit agencies in Monmouth and Ocean Counties that provides behavioral health treatment and services encompassing mental health, substance use and addiction programs. Serving the local community for 40 years, Preferred Behavioral Health Group has evolved to meet the needs of children, teens, adults, families and corporations; with a multitude of programs supporting individuals from 4 years old to 104 years old.

We are seeking a Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse for our outpatient behavioral health program for Children and Families as well as our Adolescent Partial Care Program. The Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse would be responsible for the provision of psychiatric care to clients ages 5 to 18.
The programs are located in Brick and Toms River, NJ. Our outpatient program is open seven days a week which provides for flexible scheduling. Working evenings is expected.

Responsibilities include:
• Provide psychiatric evaluations and diagnostic testing under the supervision of a collaborative physician.
• Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse will prescribe medications
• Maintain records in our electronic health record
• Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse collaborates with other providers and family members
• Completes outside forms as necessary
• Demonstrate clinical competency in psychotropic medication use, side effects, and indications for psychiatric intervention for children and adolescents.
Minimum Requirements:
• Master of Science in Nursing
• Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Clinical Specialist in Child/Adolescent Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing or a Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatric /Mental Health Nursing.
• Must possess a current NJ License to practice and have experience working with children and families

Job Type: Part or Full-time

Excellent work environment and compensation package.

Interested candidates should send resumes to Tara Chalakani-


January 15
February 16
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