Psychologist - Youth Opportunity Hub
As the #1-ranked hospital in New York (U.S.News & World Report), our NewYork-Presbyterian Mental Health professionals unites the most respected minds in research, education and care. We are home to the nation's first Center for Childhood Psychiatry, the first Anxiety Disorders Clinic, and other historic achievements in behavioral health. It's a proud tradition - and a premier opportunity. Discover how you can help Make It Possible.
NYP is continuously implementing new programs to meet the unique needs of our communities, and is strengthening those that exist. Our programs build upon, and tie together, the Hospital’s inpatient care coordination, Ambulatory Care Network, and community outreach programs. Now, we're seeking a Psychologist to help drive this work forward. NYPH was recently selected to be one of five “Youth Opportunity Hubs,” a first-of-its-kind effort to knit together community-based providers funded through the Manhattan District Attorney Office’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative.
Step into this pivotal role, where you will support youth from Washington Heights. As part of your work, you will also collaborate with staff throughout the NYP system, in our youth partner agencies and within other community-based organizations in Washington Heights/Inwood. Lead us to achieving achieve long-term outcomes such as retention in education and career opportunities, improved wellbeing, avoidance of system involvement, and continued pro-social activities.
Join a dynamic primary health care team working with adolescents in a joint public intermediate and high school setting. Treat patients in a primary care setting in providing crisis intervention, short-term intervention and long term counseling.
- New York State Department of Education Psychologist License
- Previous experience working with adolescents
- Bilingual English/Spanish
- Doctorate degree in Psychology
- New York State Limited Permit in Psychology or application of NYS License in Psychology
- Ability to obtain New York State License in Psychology within 18months of hire
Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.