Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Per Diem

Behavioral Health Resources is always accepting applications from interested Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners for per diem work. Interested students in a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner program looking for internship/practicum are also invited to apply.

The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner performs psychiatric assessments and medication management for BHR clients with available consultation/supervision from a psychiatrist.


  • Currently licensed as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in the State of Washington.
  • Active Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner certification.
  • A minimum of two years' experience in the treatment of the mentally ill.
  • Maintain current DEA license and necessary certificates/working agreements for prescribing schedule II-V drugs.
  • Have a valid driver's license and auto insurance.
  • As a health care provider, BHR still requires our employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid, unless they have requested an accommodation for medical or religious reasons and that accommodation has been already approved by BHR. If requesting an exemption, any job offer will be conditional while BHR reviews and decides on whether the accommodation request will be approved or denied.

BHR has over 175 employees serving Thurston, Mason and Grays Harbor counties in Western Washington. The agency's mission is to support and strengthen individuals, families, and the community by promoting mental health and substance use disorder recovery. Mental health and addiction recovery are integral to overall community health. Our vision is a community, healed, through treatment, education, and advocacy. We are committed to equity and inclusion in our services, in our workplace, and in our community.