Psychiatry Opportunity with The Jewish Board, Borough Park Counseling

Job description The Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services ("The Jewish Board") began over a century ago as a network of volunteers, bringing food and clothing to poor and immigrant Jewish families. Today, The Jewish Board is one of the nation’s largest and most comprehensive mental health and social service agencies, providing support and care for individuals and families at every stage of life and of all faiths, races and cultures.

The Jewish Board promotes recovery, resilience and self-sufficiency to over 40,000 New Yorkers annually at over 75 locations throughout the five boroughs and at a 125 acre campus in Westchester. Our mission to provide health and human services to all New Yorkers is built upon the professionalism and compassion of over 3,000 employees, including professional social workers, family therapists, licensed psychologists, and psychiatrists, and a corps of 1,000 dedicated volunteers. Together, we build hope for all New Yorkers.

Description
The Jewish Board’s Community Behavioral Health treatment programs provide compassionate, high quality, evidence-based services to individuals and families in the communities we serve. Our staff use a culturally competent, person centered approach to help individuals and their families develop skills and resources to improve overall functioning, to instill hope, and to strengthen resiliency. Our programs work closely with community partners to address health disparities in our neighborhoods while also celebrating the strengths and resilience of our communities

The Jewish Board is one of New York’s best-managed nonprofits. In 2016, The Jewish Board won the annual Nonprofit Excellence Awards, sponsored by the New York Community Trust. This independent endorsement means that when you come to work at The Jewish Board, you know you’re coming to work at a well-managed, financially stable organization that’s been helping New Yorkers reach their potential for over 140 years.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

AS PART OF THE CLINICAL TEAM YOU WILL PROVIDE CARE TO PEOPLE WHO ARE EXPERIENCING A WIDE RANGE OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ISSUES. SERVICES FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN INCLUDE PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION, MEDICATION MANAGEMENT, CRISIS INTERVENTION, AND CLINICAL CONSULTATION TO THE TREATMENT TEAM. AS A PSYCHIATRIC CARE PRACTITIONER, YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR:
Providing psychiatric services which includes the following: provision of a full behavioral health (including health) assessment; diagnosis; treatment recommendations; treatment planning; treatment; and follow up planning.

Participating in shared decision making with the client and the clinical team

Providing inspiring care that is person-centered, trauma-informed, culturally competent, and outcomes driven.

Psychiatric Care Practitioner will work FT between three locations: Borough Park, Crown Height, Brownsville

The Brownsville clinic is an Infant Mental Health setting that works primarily with children ages 0-7 and their families. Knowledge of infant mental health, child development, and the protective vs. risk factor framework is preferred.

Borough Park and Crown Heights clinics provide behavioral health services to individuals of all ages and their families. The clinics are community based programs and serve all members of the community, with a particular focus on the local Orthodox Jewish communities.

To qualify:

A Medical degree with a license to practice psychiatry in the State of New York or Licensure as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and be ANCC eligible.

A current DEA registration for prescribing controlled substances.

NYS OPRA status and a Health Commerce Account at the onset of employment.

Specialization with children and adolescents
Candidate Requirements New York Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Combined This job consists of both inpatient and outpatient work.
Benefits The Jewish Board, Brooklyn Counseling Center will provide malpractice insurance for this job.