Clinical Psychologist Job Description Sample
- Evaluates patients for bariatric surgery, including readiness to change, understanding all aspects of the surgery and changes required post-operatively, behavioral modifications. Familiar with the indications and contraindications for surgery.
- Educates patients on post-operative lifestyle changes and provides feedback and recommendations for long term success.
- Facilitates all educational groups as dictated by Weight and Wellness Center protocols.
- Performs routine psychiatric examinations, documents medical history, provide developmental evaluations, and other screening tests and records findings in patient record.
- Participates in review of quality of patient care through peer record review
- Deliver cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety, depression, disordered eating, bipolar disorder, and sleep dysfunction as it relates to weight loss
- Identifies available community resources and refers patients accordingly
- Facilitates post-operative support groups as dictated by Weight and Wellness Center protocols.
- Counsels and educates patients in the medical weight loss program
- Participates in multi-disciplinary team meetings
- Develops curriculum/services for behavioral aspects of surgical and non-surgical weight loss programs
- 40 hours per week
- No weekends
- No call
- One late night per month until approx. 7:30
- One early start day per week
- Ph.D. or Psy. D. in Clinical or Health Psychology. Experience with psychological assessments and evaluations.
- Must be licensed by the Commonwealth of MA.
- At least 2-3 years in bariatric field, or having worked with eating, weight-loss/gain issues, and/or eating disorder patients.
- Behavior change training (cognitive and dialectical) and/or experience.
- Motivational interviewing experience preferred.
- Five years post license experience working in a psychiatric environment and eligible for participation with the major insurance carriers.
Signature Healthcare consists of Brockton Hospital, a 250+bed acute care hospital, and the Signature Medical Group, which is composed of 150 physicians and other direct care providers. Brockton Hospital has major teaching affiliations with both Tufts Medical Center and with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a prominent Harvard teaching hospital.
We have won numerous awards including a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, a national hospital safety score “A” rating by The Leapfrog Group, a Top Hospital from US News & World Report, and a naming to the Harvard Pilgrim Hospital and Physician Group Honor Rolls. As well as Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America!
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Salary Range: $87,252 to $113,428/ Per YearOpen Period:12/4/2018 to 5/8/2019
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience.
You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. For positions requiring positive education requirements, or if you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S):Degree: major or equivalent in psychology for all specializations except clinical psychology and counseling psychology.Clinical Psychology- For positions at grades GS-11 and above, satisfactory completion of all the requirements for the doctoral degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology is required.
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR:Licensure: Applicants will be required to verify they possess a current, valid, unrestricted license as a Clinical Psychologist.
- In addition, to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below-MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:GS-13: Candidates must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 grade level to qualify.Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: work as a psychologist in a mental health setting clinic or hospital while providing psychological evaluations, delivering therapeutic mental health treatment modalities for patients.
Provide consultation, collaboration and follow up. Assist and refer patients
The Department of Family Medicine at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey, is seeking a licensed psychologist (Psy.D. or Ph.D.) for a full-time faculty position. The qualified candidate must possess experience in administration and delivery of primary patient care services in an inter-professional setting. A secondary appointment to the Rowan University Psychology Department and supervision of Psychology PhD student is possible.
Primary responsibilities of this position include:
Provide psychological assessment and evaluation of patient, treatment and referrals in the Mt. Laurel outpatient office.
Provide consultation to other clinical staff in the department as requested.
Adhere to standards and values of patient centered care.
Serve as Course Director for longitudinal pre-doctoral community service course.
Responsible for all aspects of course instruction including curricular development and maintenance, instruction and assessment.
Maintain and grow relationships with community partners.
Serve as Project Director for AHEC grant.
Responsible for success of key programmatic deliverables, including AHEC scholars program.
Liaison for the department with key grant partners including sites, faculty and granting agency.
Provide faculty development for AHEC grants and any related progress report submissions.
Conduct site visits to AHEC centers.
Participate in pre and post-doctoral training activities, education and feedback within the Department of Family Medicine.
Participate in teaching activities and staff development of the department.
Involvement in department, school and university committees.
Collaborate with ongoing research activities.
Perform other duties as designated by the department chairperson.
Must possess a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from an accredited doctoral program.
Must be licensed in the State of New Jersey at the time of hire.
Must be a highly organized and creative problem-solver who values the importance of medical education, is an effective communicator and demonstrates excellence in interpersonal skills. An interest in substance use counseling is preferred.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
Please note that the Stratford Campus is a tobacco free workplace.
Advertised: Feb 6 2019 Eastern Standard Time
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Reporting to the Executive Director, Counseling and Psychological Services, the Psychologist will provide direct clinical services, including crisis intervention, diagnostic assessment, group therapy, psychoeducational programs and brief psychotherapy to a diverse student population. Minimum Qualifications for Grade
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant
Ph.D. or Psy.D in clinical psychology, or Ph.D. in counseling psychology. Requires New York State license or eligible.
Minimum 5 years related experience required with at least 3 years acceptable clinical experience or completion of a fellowship in college mental health. Strong clinical, diagnostic, interpersonal and collaborative skills. Demonstrated ability to work with serious psychopathology.
Some evening and on-call hours required. Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Special Instructions Preferred QualificationsDemonstrable experience and expertise in working with some or all of the following populations:
Low income students
Students who are the first in their family to attend college
College counseling background or related background in treating late adolescents and young adults Essential Functions Additional Essential Functions (Limit to 3950 characters.) Special Indications
This position works with:
Psychiatric/psychological screening and assessment of patients
Individual psychotherapy and psychoeducation
Group psychotherapy and psychoeducation
Participation in program development and evaluation activities
Attendance at required departmental, division, and unit meetings and training seminars
Supervision of psychology interns and externs
Completion of all required documentation
Interdisciplinary collaboration and coordination
Family psychotherapy and psychoeducation
Participation in therapeutic milieu
Carrying patient caseload as primary therapist
Must have a doctoral degree in psychology
NYS psychologist license reuired
Minimum 2 years clinical experience with psychiatric population required
TheMount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promoterecognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work tomake our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender,background, or sexual orientation.
Licensed Psychologists and Licensed Clinical Social Workers needed for evaluating, diagnosing, and providing individual and group psychotherapy treatment to adult psychiatric and disabled patients living in residential and assisted living settings. Although our adult patient populations vary widely in age, there is a growing need for treatment specific to sharpening memory skills of older adults who are showing signs of memory loss or have been diagnosed with early stage dementia. Therefore, clinicians should possess a skill set for working individually and in groups with older clients using relevant treatment modalities(e.g. Re-motivation, Cognitive Stimulation, Reality Orientation, Validation, and Reminiscence Therapies). Applicants must have appropriate clinical experience providing individual and group psychotherapy, and be up to date with standard therapeutic techniques: e.g. CBT, DBT, etc.
Applicants MUST possess a state license recognized by Medicaid/Medicare in an outpatient setting or be license- eligible in the very near future. Supervision is available but limited to specific sites. Work as few as 2 days per week or full time - flexible schedules. IMMEDIATE POSITIONS AVAILABLE !!!
LMHC and LMFT holders PLEASE DO NOT APPLY as we cannot bill directly for your services in these settings.
OverviewNestled in the historic American Southwest, the Fort Sill area boasts numerous attractions, expanding and affordable housing, quality school districts, and access to shopping and dining. Lawton/Fort Sill is surrounded by a national treasure, the Wichita Wildlife Refuge. There are thousands of acres for hiking and open ranges for buffalo, elk, longhorn and other wildlife. For those desiring a big city atmosphere, Oklahoma City is only 70 minutes from Fort Sill and Dallas/Fort Worth is only three hours away.Who May Apply: US Citizens
As a Clinical Psychologist, you will:
Perform bio-psychological social evaluation utilizing principles and practices of psychological counseling.
Develop comprehensive treatment plans to restore and rehabilitate patients with personal, emotional, and/or mental illnesses.
Determine the appropriate psychological test that will be administered to the patient.
Monitor all psychological test administration for quality assurance.
- Degree: Doctoral Degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology.In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:Experience required: To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job.
SUMMARY: Under general direction, provides psychological services in the counseling, diagnosis, evaluation, and#treatment of patients with mental and emotional disorders; prepares reports on cases assigned relating to disposition and planning of treatment; conducts group and individual therapy; does outreach; administers and interprets psychological tests.
Performs related duties as required. DUTIES # ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: NOTE: The following are the duties performed by employees in this classification.
However, employees may perform other related duties at an equivalent level. Not all duties listed are necessarily performed by each individual in the classification. 1. Administers a wide variety of standardized and special tests; prepares reports including results of tests, diagnosis, prognosis, and other findings relevant to future planning and disposition of cases. # 2.
Attends staff meetings for review of cases in progress and for program evaluation; attends training sessions relating to professional developments; confers with other departments and agencies regarding patients referred by them; provides# consultative services to a wide range of community programs and agencies. # 3. Directs and evaluates the work of students and/or trainees, and may supervise other staff for clinical licensing purposes without formal supervisory responsibilities. # 4. Makes psychological evaluations of assigned cases; determines appropriate diagnostic procedures and tests to be used; do outreach and conduct clinical interviews with#clients and other interested persons to develop information pertinent to diagnosis and treatment. # 5.
Performs psychotherapeutic counseling in group, individual, and family situations; confers with senior staff members on unusual problems of interpretation and implications drawn from diagnosis and therapy; assists in research#project. QUALIFICATIONS: Education: PhD or PsyD from an APA-approved school or university training program, or regionally recognized school or university, following APA guidelines for clinical psychology; or verification of acceptance of a doctoral dissertation and completion of all other requirements for a PhD or PsyD from an APA approved school or university training program, or regionally accredited school or university following APA guidelines for clinical psychology.
One year of supervised clinical experience in a pre-doctoral and post-doctoral APA- approved internship program or its #equivalent (e.g. APPIC or CAPIC member programs). Required Licenses/Certifications:
Licensed as a Psychologist in the State of California. Required Licenses/Certifications: CPI -Crisis Prevention Intervention Training (required for all positions at John George Psychiatric Pavilion; and certain positions in the Emergency#Department).
Education: PhD or PsyD from an APA-approved school or university training program, or regionally recognized school or university, following APA guidelines for clinical psychology; or verification of acceptance of a doctoral dissertation and completion of all other requirements for a PhD or PsyD from an APA approved school or university training program, or regionally accredited school or university following APA guidelines for clinical psychology.Minimum Experience:
One year of supervised clinical experience in a pre-doctoral and post-doctoral APA- approved internship program or its equivalent (e.g. APPIC or CAPIC member programs).
Licensed as a Psychologist in the State of California.
Required Licenses/Certifications: CPI -Crisis Prevention Intervention Training (required for all positions at John George Psychiatric Pavilion; and certain positions in the Emergency Department).
POSITION SUMMARY Is currently licensed as a psychologist in the state of North Dakota.#Is responsible for direct clinical care to include performing psychological testing, psychological assessments, diagnostic evaluations and delivering primary therapy and program services to patients within the Mental Health Department, Trinity Hospital/Medical Center and for contracted services. This position requires competency in developmental issues and life span issues specific to the training and areas of specialty defined by the psychologist#s practice standards.
Operates as a member of a multidisciplinary team and is accountable for quality outcomes/practices. The Psychologist reports to the Director of Mental Health Services. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS Licenses and Certifications Required North Dakota license, in good standing with no restrictions.
Educational Requirements Doctorate degree. Experience Requirements Two years# experience preferred working with adults, children, and geriatrics. Can specialize if preferred, i.e., child/adolescent, geriatrics, neuropsychology. Special Skills or Training Requirements Rural mental health needs preferred.
- Shall have the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary health care team, walk and stand for extended periods of time and be able to manage stress, as evidenced by the ability to respond and to meet demands of caseload, such as submitting proper documentation and referrals.
- Knowledge and experience with military health system, combat/deployment issues, people suffering from medically unexplained symptoms, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and/or disasters are highly desired.
- Shall have proficiency in administration and interpretation of basic psychological test measures to include Intelligence Testing, Personality Testing with Objective and Projective Testing, and basic neuropsychological screening techniques, such as Mental Status exams or Dementia Rating Scales.
- Assesses and resolves complex social, economic and psychosocial problems that may impact on service members’ and their families’ medical treatment as outpatients by providing direct casework services, to include screening, assessment, treatment, referral, consultation and education and in conjunction with DoD PDH-CPGs.
- Assesses and resolves complex social, economic and psychosocial problems that may impact on service members’ and their families’ medical treatment while the service member is being evaluated for medical discharge from the service by providing direct casework services, to include screening, assessment, referral, consultation and education.
- Conducts psychosocial evaluations and provides therapeutic interventions including crisis counseling to individuals, groups and families as needed to facilitate behavioral health clinical care management and optimize care.
- Evaluates the impact of diagnosis or lack of diagnosis with unexplained chronic symptoms on individual and family systems as well as assess patient’s functioning within work, family and routines of daily living and identify areas needing continued support, resources, and treatment in order to assist patients.
- Provides services to high-risk populations including service members pending medical discharge due to physical and or behavioral health injuries/illnesses, service members who were wounded as a result of their military duties, and the families of service members killed in action.
- Develops a comprehensive treatment care plan in accordance with behavioral health care standards for patients and their families.
- Performs Mental Status Evaluations, Fitness for Duty Evaluations, Chapter Evaluations and other clinical examinations requiring a DSM-IV diagnosis. As such, contract employee must be a skilled diagnostician, and familiarize themselves with relevant provisions of AR 40-501, Standards of Medical Fitness, and AR 635-200 Enlisted Ranks Personnel to properly evaluate and classify such soldiers.
- Educates patients, their families, commanders and health care staff on community resources including information and referral for financial, housing, educational, employment and childcare resources as required by patient’s needs assessment.
- Maintains complete and accurate records and documents all patient contacts/services provided in accordance with professional standards (AR 40-68) as well as DoD, U.S. Army, installation and facility directed administrative requirements. Enters patient clinical and administrative data as well as utilization data and other data into automated systems and/or paper records and create reports from these data in accordance with local policies and procedures, Army Regulations and directives from the Army Medical Department, its program administrators, C, Psychology and/or the C, BHS.
- Active, valid, unrestricted license to practice in one of the 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Virgin Islands.
- Doctorate in clinical or counseling Psychology from an APA accredited program and APA approved clinical psychology internship
- Minimum of 1 year within past 5 years practicing in clinical psychology preferably in a Government setting such as DOD, or the VA.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
- 401(k) plan and comprehensive life/health insurance options
- Veteran-friendly with military benefits
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