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NYCCAP posts medical employment opportunities within psychiatry/child and adolescent psychiatry on this "Employment Opportunities" page. If you would like to post/announce a position, please send the job title, institution, city, state, job description, and contact information to info@nyccap.org. NOTE: Positions will be posted for one (1) year unless otherwise notified.
 
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Behavioral Health –Outpatient
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai/Mt Sinai Hospital
New York, NY
The Icahn School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry is a vibrant community of clinicians, researchers, educators, and trainees committed to discovering the causes of, and better treatments for, mental illness and substance use disorders. We are ranked #6 nationally in NIH funding, and listed as one of the top regional hospital departments by U.S. News & World Report. This position is open at the Mount Sinai Morningside and West campus, located on the Upper West Side of New York city. The Mount Sinai Health System is a tertiary-care facility internationally acclaimed for excellence in clinical care, education and scientific research

Purpose of Position:
The position is split between two services, the C/A outpatient clinic and the Pediatric Emergency Room. Specific days are devoted to each service with no overlap, and there is some flexibility in the proportion of days devoted to each

Specific Job Responsibilities:
  • In the Pediatric ED, provide direct psychiatric evaluation, assessment and triage, both through supervision of a C/A fellow and direct care
  • In the OP C/A Clinic, provide evidence-based care to children and adolescents in our Article 31 clinic as part of an interdisciplinary treatment team , consisting of social workers and psychologists.
  • Provide supervision and teaching to CAP Fellows, as well as rotating PGY 3 residents in the Adult Residency Training Program
  • Complete documentation and billing in a timely fashion as required by compliance
  • Ensure compliance with standards of regulatory agencies
  • Assist in providing adequate and appropriate service coverage which includes assisting the Outpatient Director in the provision of continuous patient care and documentation
Specific Job Qualifications:
  • MD or D.O. from an accredited School of Medicine
  • License to practice medicine in the State of New York
  • Board Certification in Psychiatry
  • Completion of an ACGME accredited fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Board Certification in Geriatric Psychiatry highly preferred
Additional Information:
  • Abundant opportunities for supervision of residents and fellows and medical students
  • Opportunities for formal teaching and clinical research at the Icahn School of Medicine
  • Includes an academic appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine at a rank commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to: Alex Cano, Executive Director Physician Recruitment, Mount Sinai Health System
alex.cano@mountsinai.org  (posted 4/6/2021)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, School of Mental Health
Northwell Health- Cohen Children’s Medical Center
Queens, NY

• Northwell Health is recruiting a full-time board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist to join the school mental health team at Cohen Children’s Medical Center.
• We are seeking applicants with outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills who have a passion for collaboration and innovation.
• This truly unique opportunity to join the growing school mental health service as the lead psychiatrist for the Behavioral Health Center – an ambulatory crisis service that provides walk in assessments and short term crisis care to the students of contracted districts, while collaborating and supporting the school based clinical teams.
• Clinical team includes physicians, social workers, mental health counselors and administrative supports.
• In addition to providing clinical care for students, the Northwell school mental health team also provides professional and community education, curricular support, consultation and care coordination to the participating school districts.
• Northwell Health is New York State’s largest private employer and healthcare provider and a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® with 23 hospitals, eight of which are Magnet®designated, more than 750 outpatient facilities, laboratories, world-class research facilities and more. We are located across Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester and beyond. Our 74,000+ clinical and non-clinical professionals are redefining the way health care is delivered. Experience a career well cared for and make a difference in the lives of the people in the communities in which we live, love, and belong.

Benefits at Northwell Health include:

• Nationally competitive salaries
• Comprehensive benefits package
• Four weeks’ vacation plus paid conference/CME time
• Academic appointment in Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
• Advanced education opportunities
• College Tuition reimbursement for dependent children

Applicants must be Child and Adolescent Psychiatry BE/BC. School mental health or crisis/emergency psychiatry experience preferred.
For further information, or to apply, please contact: Vera Feuer MD, vfeuer@northwell.edu (posted 2/16/2021)

Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Psychiatry
Northwell Health- Cohen Children’s Medical Center
New Hyde Park NY

• Northwell Health is recruiting a full-time board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist to be the Associate Director of the Pediatric Emergency Psychiatry Service at the Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park.
• We are seeking applicants with outstanding clinical and managerial skills who have a passion for leadership and innovation.
• This is a unique opportunity to join the leadership team of the region’s largest Pediatric Emergency Psychiatry Service which include the Behavioral Health Emergency Service embedded in the Pediatric Emergency Department and the Pediatric Behavioral Health Urgent Care – a hospital based ambulatory crisis service that provides walk in assessments and short term crisis care.
• Large multidisciplinary team includes Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Nurses and Patient Engagement Specialists. Plus trainees in multiple disciplines.
• Leadership Team includes Director, Assistant Nurse Manager, Program Coordinator and administrative supports.
• Responsibilities include clinician recruitment, education, supervision, trainees, performance management, quality and process improvement as well as continuous collaboration with pediatrics and behavioral health leaders across the health system.
• Northwell Health is New York State’s largest private employer and healthcare provider and a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® with 23 hospitals, eight of which are Magnet®designated, more than 750 outpatient facilities, laboratories, world-class research facilities and more. We are located across Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester and beyond. Our 74,000+ clinical and non-clinical professionals are redefining the way health care is delivered. Experience a career well cared for and make a difference in the lives of the people in the communities in which we live, love, and belong.

Benefits at Northwell Health include:

• Nationally competitive salaries
• Comprehensive benefits package
• Four weeks’ vacation plus paid conference/CME time
• Academic appointment in Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
• Advanced education opportunities
• College Tuition reimbursement for dependent children

Applicants must have at least 2 years of emergency psychiatry experience, excellent management skills, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry BC.
 
For further information, or to apply, please contact: Vera Feuer MD, vfeuer@northwell.edu  (posted 2/16/2021)

Clinical Psychiatrists (2)
Bellevue Inpatient Unit
Bellevue Hospital Center
550 First Avenue, New York, NY

Hours: Full-time
Position Summary: Seeking a child and adolescent psychiatrist to join our inpatient service. This is a full time position, working collaboratively with the Unit Chief (Clinical Psychiatrist) and the Unit Psychologist as a member of a multidisciplinary team that includes social work, nursing, creative arts therapy, and trainees to provide patient care on a 15 bed inpatient unit. Recruiting for 2 full-time psychiatrists-- APPLY HERE

All attending Psychiatrists in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry service at Bellevue receive a faculty appointment in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Grossman School of Medicine with additional opportunities for teaching and other academic endeavors. (posted 2/15/2021)

Inpatient Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Four Winds Hospital in Westchester
800 Cross River Road
Katonah, NY 10536

Four Winds Hospital, a leading provider of inpatient psychiatric treatment for children, adolescents and adults in the Northeast, is looking to hire additional full-time inpatient child & adolescent and adult psychiatrists. NO overnight or weekend On Call responsibilities. The job is a Monday through Friday. Competitive salary. Great benefits. Warm work environment with collaboration, teaching and ongoing support. More information available upon request. Come for a visit, shadow Dr. Sarah Klagsbrun, the Medical Director, for the day and see what Four Winds is all about! (Feel free to reach out directly to S.Klagsbrun@FourWindsHospital.com)

Four Winds Hospital has 150 child & adolescent beds and 30 adult beds. Our staff work as collaborative teams with a non-corporate, family feel. Four Winds is located on a campus in Westchester County. We have seven units in different cottages that are not locked. Each unit has a narrow age range. Our older adolescent units are even divided into three units with different treatment approaches (ABA, DBT and Collaborative Problem Solving). We celebrate all the holidays with our patients: Halloween consists of a costume parade and trick-or-treating, Thanksgiving is filled with a traditional meal for patients and families and Christmas morning means every patient receives a Holiday Gift.

Patients come from all over: Albany, Connecticut, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx and New Jersey with varied backgrounds. Our mission is to provide the best clinical care, the most advanced treatment and have deep empathy for the pain experienced by the mentally ill and their families.

For more information please contact HR at 914-763-8151 ext. 2585 or email CV to MDjob@fourwindshospital.com

Website: www.fourwindshospital.com
Medical Director: Dr. Sarah Klagsbrun S.Klagsbrun@FourWindsHospital.com
(posted 2/17/2021)

Moonlighting Opportunity
Four Winds Hospital in Westchester
800 Cross River Road
Katonah, NY 10536

Four Winds Hospital located in Westchester is looking to hire additional moonlighting psychiatrists. Warm work environment with collaboration, teaching and ongoing support. More information available upon request.

Four Winds is located on a campus in Westchester County. Patients come from all over: Albany, Connecticut, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx and New Jersey with varied backgrounds. Our mission is to provide the best clinical care, the most advanced treatment and have deep empathy for the pain experienced by the mentally ill and their families.

Monday – Friday from 6PM – 7 AM (13 hour shifts)
Saturdays & Sundays from 7AM - 7PM and from 7PM - 7AM (12 or 24 hour shifts)

• Pleasant work environment
• Comfortable accommodations
• Dinner provided
• Malpractice insurance covered
• Shuttle to and from Katonah train station
• NYS license and a minimum PGY-4 status required
• Competitive salary

For more information please contact HR at 914-763-8151 ext. 2585 or email CV to MDjob@fourwindshospital.com

Website: www.fourwindshospital.com
Medical Director: Dr. Sarah Klagsbrun S.Klagsbrun@FourWindsHospital.com
(posted 2/17/2021)

Psychiatrist- Child & Adolescent, Per Diem
SCO Family of Services
Brooklyn, NY

Location: Downtown Brooklyn. Position is currently remote.
Schedule: 5-10 hours per week.
Scope of Services:
The MST-Psychiatric program with SCO Family of Services is designed to treat youths between the ages of 9 and 17 years old, at risk of out-of-home placement due to serious behavioral problems and co-occurring mental health symptoms such as thought disorder, bipolar, depression, anxiety, and conduct disorder. The Psychiatrist’s primary responsibility is to function as an integral part of the MST-Psychiatric team. This involves lending psychiatric and medical expertise to the team’s ongoing assessments for our youth and their families.
· Carry out psychiatric evaluations of child and adult family members.
· Be the ongoing interface with the treatment team concerning psychiatric and medical diagnoses that pertain to children and adult family members.
· Liaise with outside physicians/psychiatrists concerning medical or psychiatric care of child and adult family members.
· Provide close ongoing collaboration with inpatient physicians and the clinical team when MST-Psychiatric child and adult family members are placed in a psychiatric hospital.
· Coordinate all psychopharmacological interventions with family members.
· Work with the MST Psychiatric supervisor to modify and implement safety protocols and documentation.
· Work with the MST-Psychiatric consulting psychiatrist to develop and implement evidence-based psychopharmacologic treatment plans.
· Attend team supervision as need.
· Comfortable with telehealth.
Salary: $200- $250/hr. Bilingual a plus.
M.D. or D. O., board certification or eligibility in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Contact: Melissa Sturtz-Verastegui, Program Director, msverastegui@sco.org (posted 2/15/2021)

Unit Chief, Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient Unit
Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health
New York, NY
 
Unique Opportunity
• Direct an Adolescent Psychiatry Unit in a state-of-the-art inpatient building
• Lead a cohesive, friendly team of full-time psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and rehabilitation therapists, with an on-site school
• Supervise and teach diverse behavioral health trainees including house staff (child psychiatry fellows, psychiatry residents); psychology
post-docs, interns and externs; and psychiatry track nurse practitioner students
• Collaborate with our nationally-recognized Psychiatry Research program
• Participate in a modern dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) milieu with advanced safety measures
• Academic appointment at and engagement with the progressive Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Outstanding compensation
• Excellent base salary with additional moonlighting opportunities
• Four weeks of vacation plus paid CME time
• Reimbursement for licensure, board and professional society membership fees
• Excellent benefits

Requirements
• Board eligibility or certification in general and child/adolescent psychiatry with significant leadership potential or experience (preferred)

Email CV to: vfornari@northwell.edu (posted 7/16/2020)

Bilingual Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Hispanic Counsiling Center
Hempstead, NY
Compensation: Starting at $185 Hourly
Employment Type: Contractor
The successful candidate should possess the following skills and abilities:

• Doctor of Medicine degree with residency in child psychiatry, required.
• License to practice in New York, required
• Experience and commitment to work with children, adolescents and their families presenting with severe behavioral or emotional issues in a community-based setting,
• Board Eligible or Board Certified in Psychiatry, required.
• Current DEA number, an active Medicare provider ID number, a Medicaid provider ID number (if obtained), and a National Provider Identification (NPI) number, required
• Good computer skills/aptitude, as the agency uses a Certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system for all charting, documentation, scheduling, and e-prescribing purposes.
Within the Outpatient Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Clinics the psychiatrist will provide medication management, psychiatric assessments, health review and coordination of care with other medical providers, symptom management/education, and crisis assessment/intervention and coordination with a multidisciplinary team. Additional services may be required to support and meet EHR Meaningful Use standards. Services are provided under the supervision of the Medical Director.

For more information about the company please visit our website at www.hispaniccounseling.org  (posted 6/26/20)

Child Psychiatrist Prescriber
The Rainbow Project
Child & Family Counseling & Resource Clinic
Madison, WI

ABOUT THE RAINBOW PROJECT
We are an exciting, dynamic, evidence-based, and collaborative non-profit child & family counseling & resource clinic that specializes in trauma-informed prevention, early intervention, long-term treatment, and crisis response services. These services include individual/family psychotherapy, in-home therapy, classroom observations, consultation, group therapy, and community presentations.
Join a caring, healthy work environment that balances independence and teaming to promote personal and professional growth. We are committed to cultural proficiency, social justice, and employee well-being.
Our clinic is centrally located in downtown Madison, WI, offers great benefits, and competitive salaries. We also offer free, onsite parking!

QUALIFICATION
• Unrestricted Wisconsin state license to practice medicine required
• Completed Child Psychiatry Fellowship and Board Certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
• At least one year of relevant experience treating children/teens experiencing trauma
• Willingness and effectiveness working independently as well as in a team and follow the Rainbow Project clinic standards, practice and mission.
• Demonstrates ability to engage, connect well with & provide support for children/ families
• Experience, understanding and implementation of trauma-informed care
• Current DEA permit required
• Familiarity with EMR/EHR systems
• Exceptional strength in culturally proficient clinical assessment/evaluation, treatment knowledge and clinical skills working with young children, infants through 12 years of age, and their caregivers and families
• Ability to pass required background checks

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Direct clinical service seeing child/family clients enrolled at the Rainbow Project Clinic, assessing/evaluating and prescribing medication when needed.
• Supervision of UW Dept. of Psychiatry Child/Adolescent Fellow residents rotating through the Rainbow Project Clinic
• Providing RP clinical staff consultation/training at clinical staffing and when needed on psychotropic medication/medical and clinical treatment cases
• Complete all required records, evaluations, reports and billing documentation in a timely and accurate manner
• Perform other responsibilities as requested by clinic manager or agency director relevant to improve the quality and standards of the organization.
• Maintaining a full clinical schedule of client appointments and balance of consultation, supervision and training for the one or two full 8-hour days per week.

To apply for this position, the following application & related materials should be completed by prospective applicants, & returned by the deadline specified:
1. Application for Employment Form
2. Application Questions
3. Background Information Disclosure Form
4. Demographics form
Application materials listed above are available on the “Careers” page of The Rainbow Project, Inc. website at http://therainbowproject.net/careers/.
Once the above are completed, please submit via USPS to:
The Rainbow Project Inc.
831 East Washington Avenue
Madison WI 53703
Or Fax: (608) 255-0457
The application process is as follows:
1. ALL applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Select applicants will be invited for a first round in-person question/answer style interview.
2. From the first-round question/answer style interview, select applicants will be invited for a second-round experiential style interview. Those invited (for a second-round interview) should bring written letters of recommendation from three professional references to the second-round interview.
3.From the second-round experiential style interview, references of select applicants will be contacted for professional reference check.
4. After completing select professional reference checks, an applicant will be chosen to fill the position.
Open until 4/24/2020 or position filled. (posted 5/4/2020)

Unexpected Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist
Unique Academic Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatry Training Unit with Enriched Multi-Disciplinary Staff
New York, NY
The Department of Psychiatry at The Zucker Hillside Hospital (ZHH) of Long Island Jewish Medical Center (LIJMC) and Northwell Health is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist for the 22-bed Adolescent Unit in our state-of-the-art Behavioral Health Pavilion.

A training environment for Child/Adolescent Psychiatry fellows and general psychiatry residents, medical students, and psychology and other paramedical trainees, this exciting co-ed unit is staffed by supervising psychiatrists, psychologists and rehabilitation therapists, and also incorporates a NYC Board of Education special school on-site. Several years ago, a formalized Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) milieu was established, with notable improvements in clinical and safety parameters.

The unit articulates with our comprehensive ZHH Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic and the Adolescent Eating Disorders Day Program – a jointly run service with Adolescent Medicine. Furthermore, regular interface with our LIJMC-campus contiguous sister facility, the nationally-recognized Cohen Children’s Medical Center (CCMC), enables high-quality pediatric primary care and medical-surgical subspecialty consultation.

The position blends clinical care, supervision, teaching and the opportunity to participate in clinical research through our world-renowned Psychiatry Research Division. Academic appointment at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is available and commensurate with accomplishments and seniority. You will be welcomed to a collegial atmosphere that encourages professional growth and work-life balance. We offer a highly competitive salary including attractive benefits and perquisites.

Interested candidates should send CV and cover letter to: Victor Fornari, MD; Vice Chair for Child/Adolescent Psychiatry at vfornari@northwell.edu; who can also be contacted at (718) 470-3510.

The Zucker Hillside Hospital of Long Island Jewish Medical Center is located in Glen Oaks, approximately 15 miles east of Manhattan on the border of Nassau and Queens Counties. The area is noteworthy for desirable housing options in pleasant townships and easy access to diverse Long Island-based recreational activities (e.g. beaches, biking, parks, cultural attractions, and shopping).

Northwell Health is New York’s largest private employer (with over 68,000 employees) and health care provider (with 23 hospitals and more than 700 outpatient facilities). (posted 4/22/2020)
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Bartky Healthcare Center
Livingston, NJ
Looking for a well-qualified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join my private practice in Livingston, NJ. The responsibilities include doing psychiatric evaluations, medication management and school evaluations. If the CAP is interested in doing psychotherapy that is welcome.

Bartky HealthCare Center is a group practice consisting of 3 Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists, 3 Child Psychologists. We provide treatment for Children, Adolescents and Adults as well as psychoeducational and personality testing. We are a fee for service practice and do not accept insurance. The office is located in an affluent suburb of New Jersey and enjoy the benefits of being in a harmonious group practice.

If anyone is interested, please have them email to Eric Bartky, MD (973-865-9016; ebartky@bartkyhealth.com) their CV to review and arrange for an interview. For more information on the practice please refer to the website at www.bartkyhealthcare.com (posted 3/23/2020)

Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospital
Icahn chool of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
The Mount Sinai Behavioral Health System is a vibrant community of clinicians, researchers, and educators committed to providing outstanding clinical care, conducting transformative research, and advancing biomedical education. The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry within the Behavioral Health System has a wide array of clinical services available to meet the full range of mental health needs for children and adolescents across the Mount Sinai Health System· Between the Mount Sinai Hospital, St. Luke’s, Roosevelt, and Beth Israel sites, the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry spans all of Manhattan. Within inpatient, outpatient, and crisis/emergency settings, we have treatment modalities and specialty services to address a broad range of needs of our community. We provide comprehensive, high-quality services to support our mission and empower individuals to change their lives.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated, forward thinking, and team oriented child and adolescent psychiatrist for the position of Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai St. Luke’s (MSSL) site. The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MSSL encompasses the Child Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic, The Comprehensive Adolescent and Rehabilitation and Education Service (CARES), a unique high school for adolescents with psychiatric or substance use disorders, and a 17-bed Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient Unit. The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MSSL is also actively engaged in research and has several active grants and contracts with city and state agencies to provide care coordination, preventative services and expert care to specialized populations. In addition, the psychiatric services in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MSSL are a major teaching site for trainees across all levels, including fellows, residents, medical students and psychologists.

The Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MSSL will oversee these services and be responsible for all aspects of service delivery, regulatory compliance, quality improvement, fiscal performance, and education for all staff and trainees. The competitive candidate will find numerous opportunities innovation, creative thinking, and career advancement. This is a mid-career position that reports to the Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, and we are seeking a highly collaborative and incisive leader who can lead the Division.

Qualified candidates will be board certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and possess a New York State license to practice medicine. Candidates must have at least five years of clinical administrative experience in outpatient settings and have demonstrated success in executing change. Excellent clinical knowledge and communication skills are required. Competitive candidates must be highly collaborative and proactive, and must demonstrate a commitment to quality and cost-effective health care. Qualifications for an academic appointment to the Icahn School of Medicine at the Assistant Professor level or higher are required.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to:

Prameet Singh MD
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and West Hospitals
prameet.singh@mountsinai.org