Chamberlain University has a 130-year history and the mission to educate, empower, and embolden diverse healthcare professionals who advance the health of people, families, communities, and nations. We’re 99,000 strong, with 31,000 students and 68,000 alumni armed with the skills, passion, and determination to make a difference in today’s complex healthcare environment. By living Chamberlain Care®, we’ve built a culture in which colleagues and students thrive and we graduate extraordinary healthcare professionals who transform the health of people worldwide.
Our regionally accredited University is comprised of the College of Nursing and the College of Health Professions. Our College of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at 23 campuses and online post-licensure degree programs and certificates including RN to BSN, RN to MSN, a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with six Specialty Tracks, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). Our College of Health Professions offers online options with a Master of Public Health degree, Public Health Certificate programs, and a Master of Social Work degree. Learn more about Chamberlain University, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.chamberlain.edu.
Chamberlain University College of Nursing is seeking Online Faculty (part-time) for our Master of Science in Nursing Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (MSN PMHNP) Program. We build long-term relationships with superior educators who are experts in their field and committed to providing the finest in practitioner-focused education.
We are presently accepting applications to meet future need from qualified candidates with interest in teaching a variety of courses.
Courses of instruction may include:
NR-546: Advanced Pharmacology: Psychopharmacology for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
In this course the student builds upon previous knowledge of pharmacology, providing a foundation of knowledge in neuroscience and the psychopharmacology principles required for the treatment of mental health disorders across the lifespan.
NR-547: Differential Diagnosis in Psychiatric-Mental Health Across the Lifespan Practicum
This course will provide students with the fundamental knowledge needed to formulate a differential diagnosis of individuals within the with psychiatric mental health setting. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders will be introduced, providing the foundation for critical diagnostic skills to cultivate evidence-based behaviors. An emphasis will be placed on processing client information in a logical, progressive manner and formulating differential diagnoses for individuals across the lifespan. The course will include 125 hours of supervised clinical practicum.
NR-548: Psychiatric Assessment for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
This course expands the knowledge and skills of health assessment principles to perform a thorough psychiatric mental health assessment. The Standards of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practice Advanced Practice Competencies will be introduced. The psychiatric interview will be explored, including interview techniques. Students will develop assessment techniques related to psychiatric history and the review of systems for mental health clients across the lifespan.
NR-605: Diagnosis and Management in Psychiatric-Mental Health across the Lifespan I Practicum
This course will incorporate psychosocial theories and psychotherapy modalities within mental health. Individual and group therapies will be explored as a foundation for non-pharmacological and adjunct treatment of psychiatric mental health disorders across the lifespan. The therapeutic alliance and use of self will be examined. Students will further develop their skills related to health promotion, prevention of illness, diagnosis, and management of acute and chronic mental health problems. Care strategies will include psychotherapy, psychopharmacological prescribing, patient education, follow-up, and referral through a practicum experience in a precepted psychiatric mental health setting.
NR-606: Diagnosis and Management in Psychiatric-Mental Health II Practicum
In this course the student expands knowledge in the care of patients specific to the role of the PMHNP, with a focus on perinatal, child and adolescent populations. Students will further develop their skills related to health promotion, prevention of illness, diagnosis, and management of acute and chronic mental health problems. Care strategies will include
psychopharmacological prescribing, psychotherapy, patient education, follow-up, and referral through a practicum experience in a precepte psychiatric mental health setting.
NR-607: Diagnosis and Management in Psychiatric-Mental Health III Practicum
In this course the student will expand upon previous knowledge to include complex mental health diagnoses and psychiatric emergencies. Students will further develop their skills related to health promotion, prevention of illness, diagnosis, and management of complex psychiatric mental health problems across the lifespan. Care strategies will include psychopharmacological prescribing, psychotherapy, patient education, follow-up, and referral through a practicum experience in a precepted psychiatric mental health care setting.
NR-668: Capstone Practicum & Intensive
The student will synthesize all elements of clinical management skills and knowledge and continue to analyze, apply, and evaluate diverse aspects of patient assessment and healthcare intervention. This precepted clinical practicum will be with an approved provider in psychiatric mental health setting. Focus topics include clinical management skills, case studies, chart reviews, and practice critique, with a capstone product evidencing increasing complex psychiatric mental health clinical management skills. At the end of this course the student will be prepared for entry into clinical practice providing psychiatric mental healthcare across the lifespan after first passing the national certification for the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.
If you are passionate about nursing and advancing your career through the power of education, we invite you to step forward and apply today!
In this role, you will:
You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you meet these requirements:
MSN and DNP or PhD in nursing degree are required
At least 1 year of practice experience directly in psychiatric mental health nursing is required
A minimum of 2 years teaching experience is required; preferably at the graduate level
Online teaching experience highly preferred
Must have active unencumbered RN nursing license; compact licensure is highly preferred
Must have Illinois RN license or be willing to obtain prior to start date
Must have an active unencumbered APRN nursing license (PMHNP specialty)
PMHNP National Certification required for APRN candidates
Must have subject matter expertise in the course of instruction
Faculty must have excellent communication, motivational, and instructional skills in a diverse and non-traditional environment
Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today!
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In support of the pay transparency laws enacted across the country, the expected compensation rate for this position is between $850/Earned Credit Hour to $1,950/Earned Credit Hour, depending on the candidate’s education and experience.
Actual pay may be adjusted based on job-related factors permitted by law, such as type of course taught; experience and training; geographic location; licensure and certifications; market factors; departmental budgets; and responsibility. Our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer any questions you may have, and we look forward to learning more about your salary requirements.
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