Psychologist (Trauma Recovery Program)

Full Time | Huntington, WEST VIRGINIA | almost 1 year | Deadline: 06 Jan 2020
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Job Summary

Full Time

Job Description

The focus of Psychologist- Trauma Recovery Program is on the provision of psychological services to veterans diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder at the Hershel "Woody" Williams VA Medical Center.

Major duties and responsibilities include:

  • Providing a range of psycho-diagnostic services including assessment and using the most appropriate psychotherapeutic techniques in providing quality care. Provides direct patient contact including psychological assessment and treatment planning, individual psychotherapy/assessment sessions, family/caregiver stress collateral sessions.
  • Perform evaluations for patients with a variety of psychological disorders.
  • Provide a full range of therapeutic interventions, including evidence based individual and group psychotherapy interventions.
  • Provide supervision of trainees conducting direct clinical care.
  • Consult with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues.
  • Collaborate with staff on specialty PTSD Treatment team.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30. Candidate must be willing to be on call or work extended hours on occasion.

Financial Disclosure Report:

Not required

Recruitment/Relocation may be authorized for highly qualified applicants.
PCS may be authorized for highly qualified applicants.