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License Vocational Nurse - Outpatient (LVN)

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We are seeking a skilled Nurse with experience working in a treatment environment supporting individuals diagnosed with a chronic mental illness.




Why Psynergy Programs?

At Psynergy, we know that together, we achieve more! 

Psynergy Programs ( sets itself apart as the destination-of-choice for residential treatment of chronic mental illness in the state of California. In partnership with twenty-six Counties and Behavioral Health Departments across California, Psynergy provides rehabilitation and specialty mental health services to individuals diagnosed with complex and chronic mental illness. We do this in an enriched residential environment where through support, skill-building and treatment clients have created thriving environments and communities of care. Our adjoining outpatient clinics provide and support the highest levels of service to our clients.  

We are looking for exceptional team members who can help us build and maintain the highest standards of care in both residential and clinical treatment! Come meet our team!  

Want to join our team? Send us your resume and the position you are applying for to [email protected].


About You

Hello Nurse! We are seeking a skilled Nurse (LVN) with experience working in a treatment environment supporting individuals diagnosed with a chronic mental illness (ex: schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, PTSD). As a Behavioral Health Nurse (LVN), you will be part of an amazing team of Behavioral Health Service Providers, Rehab Specialists, Therapists and Psychiatrists providing the highest level of outpatient treatment to this underserved population. To qualify for this position, you will need:

  • Full Vaccination against COVID-19 – CA required
  • Active CA nursing license (LVN/LPT)
  • We compensate you for your accomplishments and talents! Other qualifications, certifications, degrees including AA, BA earns you more $$ so let us know! – preferred
  • Great attitude - required
  • Experience working in behavioral health or in residential care - preferred
  • Experience passing medications - desired


Your Responsibilities 

Your role as a License Vocational Nurse (LVN) is to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes psychiatrists, therapists, rehab specialists and direct care staff to assist clients who are stepping down from higher levels of care into an open residential setting. As a LVN, you will work directly with clients who have stepped down after successfully completing treatment in inpatient treatment settings. You will help clients further stabilize on and adhere to their medication regimen while helping teach coping skills to help prevent unnecessary hospitalizations and stabilize housing. The goal is to see clients through their individual recovery process and to celebrate graduations from treatment back to home counties, families, and friends. This position is not responsible for daily administration of PO meds. As a LVN you will be:

  • Keeping track of client’s injection schedule and administering as scheduled
  • Providing medication education and support individually and in facilitated groups
  • Providing individual and group rehabilitation services
  • Providing case management
  • Conducting risk assessments
  • Providing crisis intervention services
  • Reviewing MARS weekly and monthly to review progress with clients
  • Participating in multidisciplinary team meetings weekly
  • Providing therapeutic support and redirection through verbal and non-verbal de-escalation techniques—we are not a “hands on” facility
  • Providing behavioral Interventions like properly setting boundaries and providing redirection and support
  • Providing at least 28 hours of face-to-face services per week
  • Documenting services daily using an electronic health record
  • Helping clients safely access the community 

Have ideas or skills that would help our clients? Let us know! We are always looking for individuals with special certifications, skills, trainings, degrees, and compensate competitively for them! (ex: CNA, NVCI, First Aid, CPR, Narcan, SUDS, CADC, ARF/RCFE, CBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, etc.)


Your Pay and Other Benefits

  • $35.00-42.32 per hour
  • High quality meal per shift
  • Gym membership or Peloton reimbursement
  • Employee discount on products from popular retailers through  
  • 401k with 5% employer match
  • Life insurance
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Getting an education? Let us help you pay for it! Up to $2,500 per year
  • Annual Bonus and Profit Sharing
  • Bring a nurse friend who also likes to excel and get a $5,000 referral bonus


Your Trajectory

We are a growing company with facilities in Morgan Hill, Greenfield and Sacramento. Your opportunities with Psynergy are largely set by your own goals and progress. When you join Psynergy, you are joining a company looking for its next leaders and we believe in advancement and building opportunities for our employees! You are rewarded with opportunities and support to excel, a $2,500 annual education stipend/reimbursement, a very competitive wage/salary and growing opportunities. 

At Psynergy, you will be offered a professional home where you can build skills, your career and best practices in behavioral health treatment. Join Us! 

Full Job Description will be provided if selected for an interview. 

The pay range assigned to this role is based on the geographic location from which the role is performed. Starting pay is commensurate with relevant experience above the minimum requirements.


Want to join our team? Send us your resume and the position you are applying for to [email protected].