Psychologist

Job Type

Full-time/Regional

About the Role

Functions as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team providing direct services such as mental health assessments, psychological evaluations, individual and group treatment, crisis management, staff consultations and reentry planning for a diverse caseload of behavioral health clients in corrections facilities.

Requirements

To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The following are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education, Experience and Licenses:

Master’s or Doctoral level degree in Psychology from an accredited college or university is required.

Requires license or gold card status as Psychologist by the West Virginia Board of Examiners of Psychologists.

Must have knowledge of psychological testing, mental health counseling, group and individual psychotherapy, diagnosis and treatment of major mental disorders and psychological evaluation techniques.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with others. Ability to read and interpret instructions, document and follow procedures.

Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to establish and maintain a variety of records, organize data and prepare reports. Ability to cooperate and work well with a team.

Ability to deal calmly and appropriately with stressful situations. Maintain professionalism with clients and teammates.

Work efficiently, meet job demands and deadlines.

Ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative in accordance with PSIMED Corrections, LLC policies, procedures and practices.

Approach change in a positive manner.

Accept constructive criticism/advice and learn from it.

Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office, email, electronic medical records and the ability to learn other applications as needed.

Must be dependable, responsible, cooperative and adhere to PSIMED Corrections, LLC policies and procedures. Ability to work evenings and weekend hours as needed.

Must pass background checks, security clearance and drug screen(s).

About the Company

This job is a regional position in corrections