Psychiatric Services

As a Psychiatric Nurse at UVA, you'll be an integral member of our multidisciplinary treatment team. Our Psychiatric Services are provided in two separate units.  One is a 16-bed, general acute-care unit; the second is a 20-bed, acute-care unit with a focus on the geriatric patient.

Professional Psychiatric Nursing practice at UVA is enhanced by:

  • Motivational interviewing training for all nursing staff
  • Active participation in treatment team rounds
  • Close working relationships with Physicians, Occupational and Recreational Therapists and Social Workers
  • Practice based on the recovery model of mental illness
  • Emphasis on professional development
  • Ongoing nursing research program
Think you're up to the task?

UVA wants your conscientious commitment. Apply for a position with us today.