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The mental and behavioral health field is constantly advancing and growing. There are advances in psychotropic medications, changes in laws and policies, as well as developments in evidenced-based treatment strategies. It is important for professionals to remain up to date on best practices. 

We strive to not only meet the minimum CE requirements of mental health professionals, but to educate and inspire on current, relevant, informative topics in order to enhance skills and maintain best practices. 

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Benchmark is in search of highly motivated individuals interested in becoming excellent clinicians, with the ability to practice autonomously and represent the Benchmark brand. We recruit motivated, ethical, driven Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) students with a passion for psychiatry to invest time with elite training. 

Location is the southwest suburbs of Chicago, IL and on-site at various skilled nursing facilities throughout the state of Illinois. Applicants will be informed if invited for an interview within 20 business days of submission of a completed application.

Inquiries for application require the following information prepared and submitted by the below deadlines:

Spring 2022 Calendar - Monday, April 18, 2022 

Summer 2022 Calendar - Monday, July 18, 2022

Fall 2022 Calendar - Monday, October 17, 2022

Winter 2023 Calendar - Monday, January 16, 2023

Applicants will additionally be filtered based on the response to the following essay, submit as a Word document attachment:

“How has your academic program prepared you, thus far, to practice as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) and what do you expect said practice to entail?”

Please submit the bulleted required information & essay as a PDF document.

Lastly, the investment allocation of a Benchmark preceptorship is twenty-five dollars ($25.00) per clinical hour, accepted by credit card only. A thirty percent (30%) deposit is required to begin your preceptorship, thirty percent (30%) at the midpoint of your preceptorship and the remaining forty percent (40%) is due within 10 business days of the preceptee’s end of quarter or semester.

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