Job Details

Clinical Psychologist

Oregon Health Authority, Oregon State Hospital Salem Campus

Job - Health

Close Date: 02/16/2020

Are you looking to start your career as a clinical psychologist and make a difference in the lives of people with mental illness? Or are you a current psychologist looking for an organization dedicated to inspiring hope, promoting safety and supporting recovery for patients entrusted to their care? If so, check out the following opportunity at the Oregon State Hospital's Junction City campus.

What you will do!
This position provides clinical psychology services in the form of psychological assessment and testing within the limits of the psychologist's expertise and privileging, consultation, treatment (individual, group, milieu), participation in various treatment malls, direct patient care, participation in the IDT, consultation to and training of treatment care staff, and providing in-service continuing education to psychology staff. This position may also include supervising psychology residents, interns, and students. This position reports to an Associate Chief of Psychology.

What's in it for you?

We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promotes an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans. If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority is the place for you.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Major duties include, but are not limited to:

PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATIONS AND CONSULTATION:
o As appropriate, attends clinical management meetings to consult on clinical and service delivery issues.
o Completes psychological evaluations utilizing assessment techniques that address personality, intellectual, and cognitive impairments, as well as risk and malingering assessments within the limits of the psychologist's expertise and privileging or under the supervision of an OSH privileged neuropsychologist or forensic psychologist.
o Performs risk assessments of patients as requested and directed by an Associate Chief of Psychology.
o Completes evaluations within specified deadlines.
o Completes and documents psychological evaluations that include baseline psychological testing according to the Psychology Department policy manual.
o Performs job duties within MAHPS privileging specifications.
o Provides in-service training to treatment staff as assigned by an Associate Chief of Psychology.

TREATMENT SERVICES:
o Provides individualized treatment services as needed across OSH based on an Associate Chief of Psychology's direction.
o Documents all consultation or direct services provided in the patient's medical record per Medical Records and Psychology Department policies.
o Meets with patients to implement treatments consistent with the treatment care plan, monitor progress or regression, and assist in making necessary treatment care plan changes.
o Provides individual and group psychotherapy across OSH as assigned by an Associate Chief of Psychology
FUNCTIONS AS A MEMBER OF THE PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT:
o Follows APA ethical standards, standards for providers of clinical and psychological services, procedures in OSH Psychology Department manual, and OSH policies and procedures
o Participates in continuing education to maintain professional competence, Oregon psychologist licensure, and to provide in-service training. You may be assigned supervision of others.
o Attends mandatory department meetings, hospital trainings and review of policies per designated timelines and serves on departmental committees as assigned by an Associate Chief of Psychology.
o Other duties as assigned.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

NOTE - The goal of this recruitment is to fill this position at the Clinical Psychologist 2 level. However, we encourage candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for a Clinical Psychologist 1 to apply, as we may consider under-filling this position until the selected candidate meets the minimum qualifications for a Clinical Psychologist 2. Clinical Psychologist 1 candidates have 24 months from date of appointment to become licensed as a Clinical Psychologist by the Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners.

Clinical Psychologist 2 ($5,872.00 - $8,613.00 per month):
A doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited university AND completion of a one-year internship in Clinical Psychology.

Applicants must be licensed as a Clinical Psychologist by the Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners at the time of appointment.

UNDERFILL OPTION

Clinical Psychologist 1 ($5,339.00 - $7,814.00 per month):
A doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited university AND completion of a one-year internship in Clinical Psychology.

You must be eligible for licensure as a Psychologist in Oregon.

*NOTE* - Applications will be considered if they have met all degree requirements with the exception of completion of their one year internship. They must be slated to complete their one-year internship in Clinical Psychology prior to their anticipated start date to be considered." You must attach evidence of your completion of your internship and doctoral degree.

REQUESTED SKILLS:
o Four years post-Master's Degree experience, and license in Oregon as a Psychologist.
o Obtaining and maintaining MAHPS privileging per specified deadlines.
o Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications and most closely match the requested skills will be invited for an interview.

How to apply:
o Complete the application at oregonjobs.org using job number REQ-30568

Complete details: https://oregon.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/SOR_External_Career_Site/job/Oregon-State-Hospital--Junction-City---OHA/Clinical-Psychologist_REQ-30568