Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric (NPP)

Capital Counseling has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time or part-time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to serve patients experiencing behavioral health problems, providing appropriate psychiatric assessment and care.

Capital Counseling is a fast growing and progressive public counseling center. The right candidate will find a welcoming organization that covers all administrative costs, liability insurance, insurance processing and patient administration. In addition to a competitive compensation and benefits package, we also comprehensively support your focus on patient care by providing all the patients to fill your schedule. At Capital Counseling, your time is devoted entirely to the care your patients.

Position Summary

  • Part Time or Full-Time, highly compassionate, caring, and detail-oriented Psychiatric NP to provide direct care and clinical management of patients
  • Provide care to a mostly adult and adolescent population
  • Treat a broad range of primarily anxiety disorders and mood disorders
  • In conjunction with psychotherapist, manage the behavioral healthcare of patients, both from a medical and psychological perspective
  • Provide medication management per protocol, engage the patient in psychotherapeutic/skill building interventions, and provide psycho-education to the patient and family when required.
  • Work collaboratively with agency psychotherapists
  • Engage in case consultation with our clinical staff
  • Maintain clinical notes in our EHR system

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in psychiatric nursing (BSN)and;
  • Graduate of a Master’s or Doctoral program with a specialty as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Three years’ experience prescribing medication is preferred
  • Experience in mental health setting, with demonstrated ability to relate effectively with people of varied backgrounds is preferred
  • Prior psychiatric experience
  • Current NYS license with prescriptive authority
  • National Certification with ANCC or AANP

Why Capital Counseling

  • Competitive salary with additional income opportunities
  • Medical and Dental insurance
  • Agency contributions to retirement plan
  • Agency-provided administrative support for client management, charting, scheduling and appointment confirmation
  • Agency-provided office in a modern facility across five Capital Region locations
  • Agency-provided laptop and electronic medical software
  • Agency-provided liability insurance coverage
  • Agency-paid training, additional certifications, CEU and additional licensing
  • Relaxed, fun working environment

Next Steps

Qualified individuals should respond to this post with a cover letter and résumé, and send to the attention of:

  • Ms. Kandie Sawyer,
    Chief Operations Officer
    Capital Counseling
    650 Warren St
    Albany, NY 12208

Or email to: . You may also submit your cover letter and résumé here.

Only qualified individuals will be contacted. EOE/M/F/D/V