The Refuge Center for Counseling

Advanced Practice Nurse

The Refuge Center for Counseling


Job Summary

The APN is responsible to provide clinical services, including assessing and providing medication managament for Refuge Center clients.  This is a clinical position administratively responsible to the Clinical Director.

Job Responsibilities


  • Maintain weekly clinical hours
  • Submit monthly client statistics by the 3rd of each month
  • Facilitate group supervision for interns within rotation
  • Provide orientation to medication management program to new interns each semester
  • Participate in continuing education opportunities
  • Maintain ethical documentation
  • Consult on cases for all clinical staff as needed
  • Provide medication management to referred clients
  • Maintain all supervision requirements
  • Manage refills, client needs, and call backs on weekly basis or PRN
  • Maintain onsite hours at Refuge for 32-40 hours per week.


  • Provide community mental health trainings as needed
  • Represent Refuge Center at Refuge events (Annual Conference, Fundraising Dinner etc.)


  • Maintain paperwork and submission of grant data annually
  • Maintain administrative work for managing practice within Refuge
  • Obtain all needed supplies (prescription pads, genetic testing materials, lab needs, etc.)
  • Attend quarterly meeting with Clinical Director
  • Attend weekly staff meetings


Master’s of Science in Nursing with a certification in Psychiatric Nursing (PMHNP-BC)
Active license through state of TN (both RN and APN)
ANCC/Board Certified
Obtain/manage a supervising physician relationship per TN code annotated
Maintain malpractice insurance

Additional Information


Health Insurance


CEU reimbursement

Malpractice Insurance reimbursement

Employee perks program

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to Anita Pringle, Clinical Director:


  • Date Posted: August 5, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Clinician
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)
  • Working Hours: 32-40 hours per week