Psychiatrist 2
Application Due

4/6/2018 11:59:59 PM
Highland Residential Center

629 North Chodikee Lake Road
Highland, NY 12528
Salary Grade/Range
Grade: SG-38 Salary: $138,028-$180,000Competitive
As a member of a clinical treatment team in a residential facility for youth, the Psychiatrist 2 is responsible for the psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of youth who have been identified as suffering from an emotional disorder. Treatment may include psychopharmacological approaches, as well as non-somatic therapy, such as cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy and other evidence-based treatment approaches. Responsible for completing the psychiatric section of the youth’s treatment plan and record. The incumbent is expected to work closely with the physicians who are responsible for the youth’s physical health. Consults with the other members of the treatment team and may meet with family members. Actively participates in discharge planning, including making recommendations for post-discharge treatment, including medication. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Minimum Qualifications
License to practice medicine in New York State AND Certification in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology AND Eligible for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.
Additional Info
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Application Due
4/6/2018 11:59:59 PM
To Apply
Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number (shown below) of the position being applied for to:

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
Bureau of Personnel, EOA # 18-101
North Building, Room 231
52 Washington St.
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Or send by email to:

:  Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history. OCFS Job Application
Contact Information
Phone:  (518) 473-7936
Fax:      (518) 474-0017
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