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Clinical Psychologist - BH, Psych Adult Chem Depend

Job ID: 91606 Date posted: October 18, 2018

  • Sharp McDonald Center
  • Psych Adult Chem Depend
  • Psychologist Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time

Responsibilities

Summary
Clinical Psychologist performs psychological/diagnostic assessment and evidence-based treatment for mood, anxiety, thought, neurocognitive, intellectual, and personality disorders and behavior problems. Provides empirically supported treatments. Demonstrates competence in group, individual, and family therapy is required. Serves as a consultant for the milieu program by assisting in the development, implementation of new programs as part of an interdisciplinary team. Develops and provides staff training to enhance clinical knowledge and skills as necessary. Provides specialized clinical training for psychology trainees, including supervision/mentorship as needed per APA, APPIC, and BOP guidelines. Demonstrates commitment to ongoing professional development.
Offering the only JCAHO accredited, medically supervised substance abuse recovery facility in San Diego County, the Sharp McDonald Center provides patients an individually tailored approach to drug and alcohol detoxification and rehabilitation in a supportive, structured, homelike setting.
Sharp McDonald Center provides inpatient care and offers outpatient programs throughout the community.
Location
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
 
Hours
8-hour shift: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; including 1 weekend shift per month
This is a Full Time (1.0) Position: 80 hours per 2 week pay period 
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Ph.D. or PsyD., Ed.D from an APA accredited doctoral program in psychology
  • Current California Psychologist licensure
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers issued by the American Heart Association
  • Three or more years’ clinical experience
  • Demonstrated competence in group, individual, and family therapy
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills and oral and written presentation skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional-development
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Completion of an APA doctoral internship in clinical psychology
  • Completion of a postdoctoral fellowship in a relevant specialty area such as severe mental illness, chemical dependency, trauma, psychosocial rehabilitation, cognitive behavior therapy
  • Experience in chemical dependency
  • Knowledge of chemical dependency population and third-wave treatments of CBT, including ACT and DBT
  • Inpatient, Partial Hospitalization (PHP), and Intensive Outpatient (IOP) experience
  • Experience supervising/training psychology students/interns/fellows
  • Leadership experience in program development/evaluation
 
Physical requirements of positions may be discussed during interview
 
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
 
Keywords:  Clinical Psychologist, LCP, Psychology, Chemical Dependency, Substance Abuse, Counseling, Therapy, Individual, Family, Group, Inpatient, PHP, IOP, Outpatient, Sharp McDonald Center

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