Under general supervision, performs the role and responsibilities of a mental health professional providing psychiatric counseling and case management to patients and their families in an outpatient mental health program. Provides individual, group and family counseling to patients who are identified as needing psychiatric services. Coordinates specific nursing functions within the outpatient program. Functions within a multidisciplinary practice model. Assumes nursing leadership in outpatient and community settings to impact on care delivered to the identified patient population.
Education and Experience