Provide advanced nursing care for patients with psychiatric disorders. May provide psychotherapy under the direction of a psychiatrist.
Administrative Director, Behavioral Health Services, Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Practice Nurse Psychotherapist (APN Psychotherapist), Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse, Associate Chief Nurse, Associate Director of Nursing, Coordinator of the Psychiatric Liaison Service, Deputy Director of Clinical Specialty Services, Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse (PMH Nurse)
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