Nationally recognized and accredited, each year Sweetser connects 20,000 children, adults, and family members with the services they need and deserve in the treatment of mental illness. The organization's roots in residential care for children date back to 1828.
Our caring and compassionate professionals provide services in mental health, recovery and education, creating promising futures for the children, adults and families we serve. Our professionals include psychiatrists, psychologists, advanced practice psychiatric nurses and licensed clinical social workers, supporting our statewide network of care:
* Community-based services: Assertive Community Treatment, Behavioral Health Home, Community
Integration, Primary Care Integration, and School-based Services
* Crisis Services: Crisis Stabilization Units, and Mobile Crisis Intervention
* Outpatient Services: Affiliate Network, Individual, Family or Group Therapy, New England Eating Disorders, Psychiatric
Services, School-based Therapy, and Substance Use Disorder Therapy
* Peer Services: Intentional Warm Line, and Peer Training Network
* Residential and Educational Services: Day Treatment Services, FOCUS Through Adventure, and Specialized Schools
As part of our dynamic, growing organization, you can help make a difference in the lives of the children, adults, and families of Maine. A nationally recognized and accredited leader, we have the resources to help you excel: competitive salaries, a wide range of benefits and a motivated team of more than 700 employees. Find out how Sweetser can make all the difference in your career!
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Our Brunswick team is looking for an Adult Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to work in an exclusive position that blends office-based work with our Assertive Community Treatment; telemedicine psychiatric consultation to rural primary care clinics; and clinical supervision for our advanced practice psychiatric nurses. Our dynamic team includes psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, medical assistants, therapists, case managers, psychologists and crisis clinicians. There is no "on-call" and supervision is provided by the medical director.
• Maine Psychiatric NP License required. Family certification preferred.
• Valid DEA certificate required, with full prescriptive authority including Schedule II controlled substances preferred.
• Five (5) years of experience in outpatient, residential, or crisis settings is preferred but not required.
• Experience in behavioral healthcare preferred.
• Experience with electronic health records preferred.
• Persons with lived experience in the Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse system are encouraged to apply.
Master's degree from an accredited program in psychiatric nursing required.
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