Currently recruiting a Clinical Psychologist in Yuma, Arizona to provide care to active duty heroes in the Naval Branch Health Clinic-Primary Care Clinic at Yuma Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona. Hours are M-F, scheduled between 0730-1630.
DUTIES OF THE CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST INCLUDE:
• Perform a full range of clinical psychology services in accordance with the core privileges and/or supplemental privileges as defined by the Navy and clinic
• Work closely with clinical staff and/or base personnel regarding patient awareness of mental and behavioral health wellness programs (addictions, stress management, group therapies)
• Deliver records and reports required to document procedures performed and care provided utilizing the Health Maintenance Strategies Manual (HMSI) standards
• Serve as advisor and consultant to other staff in the specialized areas of clinical psychology to include comprehensive psychological evaluations, diagnosis, and treatment
• Conduct clinical staff education when requested or warranted to enhance knowledge, understanding, awareness and screening, identification, treatment and monitoring of post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury and other combat and non-combat related disorders.
• Administer programs of treatment to help medical and surgical patients deal with illness or injuries
• Assist in treating rehabilitation patients.
• Treat individuals in times of personal crisis such as a divorce or death of a loved one.
• Interview patients and study medical and social case histories.
• Diagnose and evaluate mental and emotional disorders of individuals and administer programs of treatment.
• Perform services in the clinic's Medical Home Port
QUALIFICATIONS OF THE CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST INCLUDE:
• Have completed a one-year fellowship or residency in health psychology or behavioral medicine.
• Possess one year of experience in the last four years in the evaluation and treatment of patients who have pain, psychological factors affecting their physical condition, or difficulty coping with medical problems.
• Doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an accredited university
• Successful completion of a psychologist intern program which has been approved by the APA
• The clinical psychologist will be required to successfully complete the Tri Service Internal Behavioral Health Consultant training or the Tri Service Internal Behavioral Health Care Facilitator training course. This training course must be completed within 60 days of starting.
• Possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted license or certification to practice as a psychologist in any one of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
• U.S. Citizenship (for access to Government computers)
BENEFITS OF THE CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST INCLUDE:
• 17 days of PTO
• 10 paid holidays
• Health & Welfare benefit covers health insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance
• Dental & Vision plans
ABOUT THE ARORA GROUP: The Arora Group is an award-winning, Joint Commission-certified nationwide healthcare services company that, for almost 30 years, has provided medical care for the men and women who serve our country in the U.S. Armed Forces. Our mission is to provide world-class care and give our healthcare professionals opportunities to improve their skills, learn from the best, and serve the needs of active duty service members, their families, and veterans.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability