Postdoctoral Psychologist Fellow Job
|Employer Name: Centerstone
|Location: Louisville, Kentucky
||Date Posted: 12/3/2019
|Job Code: JR-004723
|Number Of Openings: 1
We offer a competitive salary, health, vision, and dental coverage and other highly competitive benefits like paid vacation, retirement plan options and more. We’re proud of the friendly and passionate culture our employees have created and the ongoing personal and career growth opportunities throughout our organization.
Under direct supervision, provides clinical services to assigned client populations, including administration of a variety of therapy techniques, programs, and psychological testing.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Performs clinical services including intakes and a variety of therapy programs and techniques such as group, individual, and family therapy, expressive therapy, crisis intervention, psychodrama and modeling. Maintains and completes service documentation such as psychosocial assessments, case notes, case reviews, court reports, letters, etc., according to prescribed standards. Conducts case reviews and determines current and future treatment and treatment planning based upon resulting quantitative results and professional opinion of client progress. Collaborates with external agents including CHR, school officials, family members, physicians, and other health agencies, regarding organizational programs and client needs and conditions. Attends and participates in staff meetings, treatment planning meetings, case conferences, and clinical seminars providing information relating to program administration and development. Writes correspondence on behalf of clients and their families such as court reports, letters of recommendation, etc. Conducts case presentations and consultations with other agencies regarding programs and services offered. Administers a variety of psychological testing, analyzes test results, and conducts related counseling with clients. As needed, develops, coordinates, and consults regarding psychological assessment to include conducting clinical histories, behavioral observations and provision and interpretation and written integration of psychological testing. Participates in training and receives education on continuing professional development issues including; assessment, intervention, consultation, policy making, program design and implementation, provision of supervision, and clinical research. networking with community providers to assure appropriate referrals, assisting with service linkages Provides assistance to JCIC training director with regards to administrative issues of the internship including; facilitating trainings/seminars, assisting with group supervision, managing rotations, consulting on aspects of clinical work and psychological assessment.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
Doctoral Degree in Psychology. (e.g. Ph.D., Psy.D., Ed.D.) .
Licensed as a Temporary Licensed Psychologist by Kentucky's board of psychology.
Must have successfully completed APA approved doctoral internship program.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including public speaking and program presentation.
Thorough knowledge of mental and physical characteristics of applicable population (e.g. growth and development and range of treatment needed), psychotherapy, human behavior, and related issues.
Thorough knowledge of community resources and CKY services.
Demonstrated clinical competence and adherence to ethical standards.
Ability to administer, score, and interpret a variety of psychological tests.
Ability to handle case load with varying levels of client disability and need.
Position has some unusual physical demands, including occasional exposure to threat of bodily harm from clients or their families.
Normal work tasks may involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissue.
Position at times may require incumbent to remain on twenty-four hour call.
Reliable transportation for frequent travel between work sites.
Within the bounds of their respective job descriptions, all staff are expected to exercise principle-centered leadership, focused on customer service responsiveness, with a continuous quality improvement orientation. Additionally, all staff are expected to develop a working knowledge of and follow all policies and procedures related to safety management and other Joint Commission standards.
Determine readiness for change
Determine treatment priorities
Explain client rights, responsibilities, and obligations
Properly assess clients to build appropriate treatments
Adhere to laws, regulations, ethical codes, procedures
Meet productivity expectations
Utilize needs/problems list to develop individualized goals
Assess client’s progress
Identify appropriate resources
Assess risk to self and others
Coordinate medical and psychiatric care
Knowledgeable on medication-assisted therapy
Deliver trauma-informed treatment
Understand development milestones (for those who serve children and youth)
Delivering Care that Changes People's Lives starts with our employees. As a Centerstone employee there are many perks to enjoy. Below are just some of the great benefits you might be eligible for with Centerstone.
Health & Wellness
Flexible Spending Account
Health Savings Account
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability - Company Paid
Wellness Programs - Company Paid
Competitive Compensation Packages
Life Insurance - Company Paid
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance - Company Paid
403b Retirement Plan with Company Funded Matching
Retirement and Financial Planning Services
Employee Discounts including Dell Computers, Verizon Wireless, Liberty Mutual, Costco, and Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Loan Forgiveness options through federal programs (National Health Service Corps & Public Service Loan Forgiveness)
Career Development and Growth
At Centerstone training is one of our highest priorities. We provide company paid professional training for various skills, certifications, and continuing education
Opportunities for growth and movement - We encourage our employees to consider new growth opportunities with us and have a 5 state footprint for those looking to relocate geographically
Leadership Academy for our rising stars, supervisors, and leaders
Centerstone Research Institute and Center for Clinical Excellence teach provide staff with industry best practices and processes
Work Life Balance
Paid Time Off - Generous PTO for Vacations, Illness, Personal Days, Etc. (Paid Holidays)
Flexible Work Schedules to promote a Healthy Work Life Balance
Employee Assistance Program - assists employees with personal problems and/or work-related problems that may impact their job performance, health, mental and emotional well-being
Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or protected veteran status.
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 0
Education Required: Doctoral
Overnight Travel: None
Vacation Time: 3 weeks / year
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, Casual Dress, Regular Employee Outings
At Centerstone, our mission is delivering care that changes people’s lives. For over 60 years, Centerstone has been providing community-based behavioral health care, substance-abuse treatment and intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee. We’re committed to bringing passionate and customer experience-focused individuals to help us continue to provide the best care to our communities. If you think you’re a good match to join our organization, please review the career opportunity below and submit your application. We look forward to hearing from you!
Web Site: https://centerstone.org/
|Contact Name: Ludmilla Plenty
||Company Type: Employer