Forensic Psychologist - *$5000 sign on bonus!*
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Why Wellpath: *$5000 sign on bonus!* Here at Wellpath,
everything that we do is about taking care of people - our
patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a
difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in
challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team
thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by
education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the
way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"
About this role: Our Psychologists serve as active members or
consultative members of a multidisciplinary Recovery Team, and are
responsible for providing competency to stand trial evaluations,
violence and suicide risk assessments, clinical interventions, and
supervision of doctoral interns and post-doctoral residents, among
other tasks. What you bring to the table: Education for
Psychologist: A Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical psychology from an
accredited university Experience for Psychologist: 2-5 years of
experience in clinical psychology desired.
Strong writing skills are a must as writing reports to the Court
comprises a large portion of the psychologist's
Experience in forensic/correctional/inpatient settings is highly
preferred. Licenses/Certifications for Psychologist: Current
license as a Psychologist in the state of practice
What you will do:
Conducts psychological assessments, and forensic assessments such
as competency to stand trial evaluations, and violence and suicide
Provides expert testimony to the court.
Supervises and trains the psychology students, including oversight
of individual training such as competency groups, supportive
sessions, and psycho-education.
Demonstrates knowledge of FS 490, ethical and related clinical
Completes thorough, accurate, and timely documentation of services
provided that consistent with professional standards and hospital
Serves as a consultant to the multidisciplinary teams.
Completes quantitative and qualitative chart reviews.
Follows up on all PI recommendations pertaining to responsible
Reviews all policies and procedures impacting responsible area.
Provides training and education to the rest of the clinical team
and serves on committees as needed.
Demonstrates understanding of, and complies with special
precautions, disaster and fire safety procedures, assists with
finding alternatives to seclusion and restraint, knowledge of abuse
reporting. Completion of mandatory training.
Is sensitive to cultural diversity issues, treats patients as an
individual, and considers the culture of the patients when
providing care and treatment. Demonstrates cultural competency in
all aspects of duties performed. This should be particularly
evident in interactions with and treatment of patients.
Is honest, consistent, fair, positive, nurturing in daily
Is knowledgeable about care and treatment needs of patients of
different ages. Provides individualized care and treatment that is
consistent with/sensitive to the age and life span development
needs of each patient. Demonstrates age specific competency in all
aspects of duties performed. This should be particularly evident in
interactions with and treatment of patients.
Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety
of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow
standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of
instructions and apply knowledge to different factual
Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous
Perform other duties as assigned. Wellpath is an
EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Our investment in
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
Time off & leave benefits
Perks and discounts
And more available here
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