Psychologist

Assessment Psychologist

Organization: 
The Masonic Homes of California (MHC) and the Masonic Center for Youth and Families (MCYAF)
Location: 
San Francisco, California
Summary: 

The Masonic Homes of California (MHC) and the Masonic Center for Youth and Families (MCYAF) are committed to a culture of leadership.  Our culture is to provide superior service to the members, residents and staff through a sound and progressive model of service/care which aligns our mission, vision and operations.  We demonstrate excellence in core services and we understand the true value of time, budgets, safety and satisfaction.  We are dedicated to disciplined innovation while creating a culture of continuous quality improvement - we are a learning company.  We are committed to sharing our knowledge and being an organization that naturally attracts the best and brightest talent.  We are able to perform both essential functions and measurable behaviors while being team-oriented, caring and honest.
 
JOB SUMMARY

An Assessment Psychologist at MCYF is responsible for providing in-depth assessments of children and adolescents in accordance with the quality standards and clinical guidelines established by MCYF.  Providers will be expected to participate in treatment conferences and case consultations and work collaboratively with those on the treatment team.  A deep appreciation for the collaborative and integrated approach to treatment is essential.

UNM’s confidentiality policy (“Disclosure of Information About Candidates for Employment,” UNM Board of Regents’ Policy 6.7), which includes information about public disclosure of documents submitted by applicants, is located at http://www.unm.edu/~brpm/r67.htm.

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator.
 

Qualifications: 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Meets with Assessment Director to discuss intake information and plan individualized assessment battery.
  • Meets with child/adolescent and parents to describe the purpose and process of the comprehensive assessment approach that includes, cognitive and/or neuropsychological assessment.
  • Conducts comprehensive range of tests with child/adolescent.
  • Reviews collateral information and talks with parents, teachers, others as appropriate.
  • Meets with Assessment Director to review findings.
  • Writes summary report and reviews with Assessment Director.
  • Consults with clinical staff about most appropriate feedback of assessment results to child/adolescent and parents.
  • Remains available for consultation with treating clinician as needed.
  • Provides follow-up assessment as indicated.
  • Participates in weekly case consultation meeting.
  • Adheres to quality standards and risk management procedures of MCYF.
  • Documents according to the protocols established by the Clinical and Assessment Directors.
  • Participates in mandated trainings and meetings.
  • Acts as a liaison with community, clinical and school audiences to help publicize the work of MCYF.
  • Other duties necessary to promote clinical excellence, continuity of care and the success of MCYF.
     
Skills and Knowledge Required: 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology with 3 years of experience in clinical practice.   A valid license in the state of California.
  • Training in cognitive, personality and neuro-psychological assessment.
  • Training in child and adolescent services.
  • History of a collaborative and integrated approach to care.
  • Appreciation for and experience with integrating assessment findings into treatment planning.
  • Commitment to outcome studies that inform care
     
Contact: 

Interested applicants should submit a CV, Cover Letter, and 2 sample reports to:
Antonia Servat
Business Operations Manager
aservat@mcyaf.org
 

Clinical Psychologist – Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Organization: 
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Summary: 

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is accepting applications for an academic faculty clinical psychologist, suitable for appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. The assignment will be through the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. The position is responsible for clinical and educational responsibilities, in a variety of settings including acute inpatient care facilities, outpatient clinics, psychiatric emergency facilities and consult liaison settings. Many of the children served by the Division have experienced trauma. The Division is an NCTSN category III site and there are opportunities to serve children in our child trauma clinic.

The position offers a multi-cultural clinical care experience, an opportunity for multi-disciplinary scholarly activities and research opportunities as well as the potential for leadership and administrative development in a large University Health Sciences Center. Educational activities include supervision of trainees in multiple disciplines, including psychology interns, medical students, residents, and fellows.

Albuquerque is New Mexico’s largest city and is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty. We are eager to put together the right package for an individual with a passion for child, adolescent and transitional age psychology and an interest in joining a team of talented, caring and committed faculty members. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience and academic background.
 

Qualifications: 

Minimum Requirements:
•    Doctorate Degree;
•    Proven clinical experience – minimum 1 year;
•    Licensable in New Mexico;
•    Must be eligible to work in the United States.

Preferred Requirements:
•    Educational, teaching and supervision experience with trainees in multiple disciplines;
•    Fully bilingual in Spanish and English.
 

Contact: 

Application process:
For complete details about this position and to apply, access Faculty Postings at: https://unmjobs.unm.edu/  Reference Posting #0829549.

This position will remain open until filled. A selection committee will invite the most promising applicants for interviews.

For Additional Information Contact:
Ann Waldorf, PhD
Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Behavioral Sciences
(505) 272-4167
VWaldorf@salud.unm.edu

UNM’s confidentiality policy (“Disclosure of Information About Candidates for Employment,” UNM Board of Regents’ Policy 6.7), which includes information about public disclosure of documents submitted by applicants, is located at http://www.unm.edu/~brpm/r67.htm.

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator.
 

Pediatric Psychologist

Organization: 
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children
Location: 
Atlanta, GA
Summary: 

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children, is currently conducting a search for a Psychologist.  The Stephanie V. Blank Center is a service of Children's at Scottish Rite and Children's at Hughes Spalding hospitals, which promotes the safety and well-being of children through advocacy in the community and the identification, assessment and prevention of child abuse.


Funding will be provided through the Georgia Child Traumatic Stress Initiative, a SAMHSA-funded collaboration between the Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of Medicine. The Psychologist will be a member of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Specialty practice with academic appointment at Emory University School of Medicine, and will support the behavioral health team at the Scottish Rite Campus. Specific responsibilities are outlined below.
 

Qualifications: 

•    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Psychology or Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D).
•    Proficient in neuropsychological and/or psychological assessments and/or treatments of children, adolescents, and young adults.
•    Licensure as a psychologist in the State of Georgia is mandatory.
•    A minimum of 4 years’ experience in direct assessment and care of pediatric patients in an inpatient and/or outpatient setting.
•    Experience conducting clinical supervision.
•    Experience providing family therapy/counseling preferred.
•    Excellent writing and research experience preferred.
•    BLS certification is required.
 

Skills and Knowledge Required: 

•    Participate as part of multidisciplinary team evaluating children and adolescents (patients) alleging maltreatment (physical abuse, sexual abuse)
•    Conduct parent consultations and behavioral health screening of patients seen for forensic interviews and medical exams
•    Conduct 2 to 3-session diagnostic evaluations (trauma assessments) of patients with positive behavioral health screens
•    Implement evidence-based, trauma-informed therapy for children with substantiated maltreatment and trauma-related symptoms: Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT) and Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
•    Contribute to behavioral health program development and evaluation consistent with objectives of the Georgia Child Traumatic Stress Initiative
•    Participate in the telemental health program, providing TF-CBT to patients in rural Georgia
•    Provide on-site supervision and consultation to behavioral health staff at Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children
•    Develop and present webinars for child-serving organizations on topics related to child maltreatment
•    Participate in educational opportunities at the SVB Center
 

Contact: 

Interested candidates, please contact Pryia Rice, Physician Recruiter at Pryia.rice@choa.org or apply online at www.choa.org/jobs.

Psychologist

Organization: 
Bellevue Hospital Center
Location: 
New York City
Summary: 

Bellevue Hospital Center anticipates multiple psychologist positions for a collaborative project with the New York City Administration for Children’s Services, the city agency responsible for juvenile justice (JJ) services. Psychologists will work within NYC’s two secure juvenile detention centers to assist and guide ACS staff in providing trauma-informed care for youth in detention, and will perform psychological assessment and psychotherapy with residents. Full or part-time positions may be available. Responsibilities may include: (1) train JJ counselors and mental health clinicians in leading skill-building groups with detention residents ages 12-18; (2) facilitate the implementation of a skill-building group program across one or both detention centers; (3) co-lead groups as part of the training process; (4) deliver ongoing supervision and consultation to skills group leaders; (5) train JJ staff about the impacts of psychological and emotional trauma on JJ-involved youth and on staff; and ways to more effectively serve traumatized youth; (6) perform psychological assessments with detention residents; and (7) perform psychotherapy with detention residents. The psychologists will work primarily on-site at one or both of NYC’s 2 juvenile locked detention facilities in Brownsville, Brooklyn; and Mott Haven, Bronx.

Qualifications: 

The successful candidates will be adept at building strong multidisciplinary working relationships with providers from varied disciplinary and educational backgrounds; be conversant in evidence-based mental health interventions; and have demonstrated ability to work effectively with multiproblem children/adolescents and families. Doctorate in psychology and New York state license required. Experience with a juvenile justice population is desirable. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred. Qualified candidates will be eligible for a clinical faculty appointment within the New York University Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Contact: 

Electronic submissions of letters of interest and CVs should be sent to:  Alan S. Elliot, Ph.D., Director of Psychology, Bellevue Hospital Center at alan.elliot@nyumc.org.

Clinical Psychologist

Organization: 
Mildred and Frank Feinberg Division of the Unified Behavioral Health Center for Military Veterans
Location: 
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Summary: 

We are seeking candidates with strong clinical, interpersonal, and organizational skills for the Mildred and Frank Feinberg Division of the Unified Behavioral Health Center for Military Veterans and their Families that is being co-sponsored by the North Shore - LIJ Health System and the Northport VA Medical Center. Located in Bay Shore, Long Island, the Center represents a unique collaborative effort between a VA Medical Center and a not-for-profit Health System to evaluate and treat veterans and their family members (including children) under one roof. Most veterans will be treated by VA personnel, and family members will be treated by North Shore-LIJ personnel, with a cross-talk methodology to optimally treat the family unit. This full time staff psychologist position will be part of the North Shore-LIJ personnel contingent.

Qualifications: 

Clinical duties:

  • Primary Therapist: Provide evaluations, diagnostic assessment, and evidenced based therapy for individuals and families. Candidate should be competent in the delivery of psychotherapy to children, adults, and families. While the population primarily consists of family members of Veterans, there are opportunities to work with Veterans as well.
  • Group Therapist: Develop, organize, lead, and supervise group psychotherapy.
  • Training/Supervision: Offer training and supervision to fellows and other psychology trainees.
  • Treatment Team Member: Participate in the ongoing development and maintenance of the cross-talk methodology that is at the heart of this collaborative model with the VA.
  • Research: Participate in research projects and program evaluation that is being conducted at the site.
  • Other Responsibilities: Participate in departmental meetings and obtain continuing education.

Requirements:

  • Candidates must have completed their doctorate from an APA accredited program in clinical, counseling, or school-clinical psychology.
  • Candidates must have completed their internship in clinical psychology.
  • Candidates must possess a valid New York State License to practice Psychology
  • Clinical training and experience working with children
  • Experience working in an outpatient setting
  • Experience with evidenced based treatments
Contact: 

Experience with military service members/veterans and families is a plus. Groups historically underrepresented in Psychology are encouraged to apply. Please submit cover letter and CV to:


Mayer Bellehsen, PhD
Director
The Mildred & Frank Feinberg Division
of the Unified Behavioral Health Center
132 East Main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
Tel: 631-647-2539
mbellehsen@nshs.edu

Child/Adolescent Psychologist

Organization: 
Sanford Health
Location: 
Fargo, North Dakota
Summary: 

Sanford Health, Fargo, ND, is recruiting for a fully rounded Child/Adolescent Psychologist to join the Behavioral Health department. Currently, the department staff consists of five psychologists, five child psychiatrists and two master level triage therapists. TFCBT and an interest in treating younger children are preferred. To learn more about Sanford Health, visit: www.sanfordhealth.org.  Fargo, ND is a thriving, tri-college community of 190,000. High quality elementary and secondary education is a priority. Close proximity to Minnesota lake country offers access to a multitude of four season outdoor activities. To learn more about the Fargo community, visit: www.fmchamber.com.

Qualifications: 

Eligible Candidates must:
•    Incumbent must possess Doctoral degree from an APA accredited program. Must have completed a 12 month APA approved pre-doctoral internship and one year of post-doctoral supervised clinical practice.
•    Current licensure, or eligible to be licensed, in the state of practice is required.
•    Provides appropriate therapy interventions to patients with defined problems or mental and emotional disorders.
•    Manages her/his practice to ensure a high quality of patient care and to be productive in the Sanford Health.
•    Demonstrates the ability to work effectively with a treatment team within MCHS to deliver quality patient care when a treatment team approach to care is indicated.
•    Utilizes appropriate psychological assessments and provides timely and useful interpretations of those assessments to psychiatric colleagues.
•    Seeks peer supervision or consultation with colleagues when progress in patient care is less than expected and when ethical or professional problems emerge in the context of therapy.
•    Demonstrates knowledge in current ethics and professional responsibilities in the profession of psychology. Integrates a high standard of ethical conduct in daily professional work.
 

Contact: 

To apply, send a letter of interest, resume/CV, and 3 letters of recommendation to Amy Dockter via email at: amy.dockter@sanfordhealth.org. Applications accepted until the position is filled.


Amy Dockter, Physician Recruiter
Sanford Health Physician Placement
Phone: 701-417-4817
Fax: 701-417-4136
Email: Amy.Dockter@sanfordhealth.org

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