Job Description

Job: 18-50901
Location: Treasure Coast Forensic and Treatment Center, FL, Indiantown
Facility: Treasure Coast Forensic and Treatment Center
Shift: Day
Job Type: Regular Full-Time

Overview

Our Psychology Resident position completes psychological assessments (including competency evaluations, malingering assessments, and risk assessments), provides individual and group psychotherapy, and is an active member of the treatment team who provides staff education as needed on psychological issues. This position may also be assigned responsibilities for developing, monitoring and implementing behavioral management plans.

Qualifications

Education:

  • APA approved doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.)
  • Ability to provide transcripts and a copy of the doctoral degree by the start date of the residency Completion of an APA-approved or APPIC internship prior to beginning the postdoctoral residency

Experience:

  • Experience with SPMI population is preferred
  • Bilingual preferred, but not required
  • Prior supervision experience preferred
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department

Licenses/Certifications:

  • None required

Responsibilities

  1. Conducts individual and group psychotherapy, and psychoeducational sessions.
  2. Provides psychological assessments, as well as psychological evaluations, and quality assurance reviews as required. Serves as a consultant to the multidisciplinary teams.
  3. Supervises and trains the psychology students, provides training and education to the rest of the clinical team as needed, serves on committees as indicated by Director of Psychology. Demonstrates knowledge of ethical and related clinical principles.
  4. Performs timely, complete, and legible documentation of services provided, consistent with professional standards and hospital procedures.
  5. Demonstrates understanding of, and complies with special precautions, disaster and fire safety procedures, assists with finding alternatives to seclusions and restraints, knowledge of abuse reporting. Completion of mandatory training review by Director of Psychology.
  6. The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as assigned.


CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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