New York State Office of Mental Health

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Updated Jan 28, 2014

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    Social Worker (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsJob security and potential to receive regular salary increases.

    ConsCareer advancement can be political.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire qualfied interns would have demonstrated quality job performance during time given without salary. Also provide stipends throughout the students field placements for travel expenses.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    This is the best job that I ever had!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Dix Hills, NY

    ProsThis job can be cery rewarding and the pension is a great benefit.

    ConsThe state often pays less than private entities.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Director of Human Resource Mngt II (Current Employee) Marcy, NY

    ProsCentral New York Psychiatric Center is an accredited hospital open since 1977. Excellent benefits available. Positions for clinicians across NYS in many areas.

    ConsI don't have any negative comments.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    was very varied depending on administration

    Psycholodgist (Former Employee) New York, NY

    ProsGood benefits at least until the current government and economic climate gets its way. Opportunities for advancement.

    ConsUnbelievable paperwork and caseloads that increase with each year.

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Albany, NY

    ProsThe workload is light, projects are not very hard, and the people are very nice. It is a good place to live a slow-pace life

    Consit might not be a good place to do health-related research. It is considered very rich and sloppy in data.

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    The people were great, but the work was very boring.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) New York, NY

    ProsMy colleagues and bosses were mostly terrific human beings, and I enjoyed working with them. I worked at a very convenient location in Manhattan.

    ConsMuch of the work was boring, tedious and not at all challenging. We had to travel to Albany for regular meetings.

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    Good to learn how to deal with large data set

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosflexible schedule, people are nice, large data set hands-on experience

    Conspay is low, paces are slow, hard to jump out of the health system

    Advice to Senior Managementit is already quite good and I do not see anything that needs improvement. The leaders are very responsible here.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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