Psychologist

Behavioral Health Alhambra, California


Description

Psychologist-Ph.D. or Psy.D.

East Los Angeles

Great Job-Great People-Great Pay

The Columbus Organization is expanding its team psychologists in East Los Angeles, CA.    Immediate full time opening for Psychologist (PhD or PsyD) for community-based outpatient setting.

Join a great staff in an exceptional work environment where you will serve as an appreciated and valued member of a supportive and collaborative team of professionals.

Columbus offers a competitive annual salary complimented by a full, comprehensive benefits package which includes:   medical insurance, prescription card, vision plan, dental insurance, life insurance, liability insurance, 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, short/long term disability, $1000 annual continuing education allowance, reimbursement for licensure/certification and relocation assistance if needed.  Monday – Friday work week. 
Additional compensation with travel allowance, cell phone stipend, laptop and assessment tools allowance. 

 Job Responsibilities:

  • The Psychology Consultant will be involved in a variety of duties relative to psychological, behavioral and related clinical services for individuals who have, or are suspected of having a developmental disability.
  • Review psychological evaluations and provide input toward eligibility determination
  • Determine developmental disability diagnoses, particularly Intellectual Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Determine regional center eligibility based upon results of psychological testing.
  • Coordinate the provision of psychological services by contract and vendored providers
  • Provide consultation regarding behavioral and psychological issues, treatment plans and modalities for consumers
  • Consult with other professionals and agencies to obtain and clarify information pertinent to psychological diagnosis and assessment
  • Provide consultation to staff in developing and maintaining plans for consumer care and recommend appropriate community programs and resources
  • Aid in providing training and community education and outreach
  • Provide expert testimony at Fair Hearing’s, pertinent to specialty area

 Job Requirements:

  • Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology from an accredited University
  • Licensed in California as a clinical psychologist
  • 3+ years of responsible professional experience evaluating and diagnosing persons with developmental disabilities
  • Extensive experience with psychological evaluations
  • Expertise in reviewing psychological testing such as the WAIS-IV, WISC-V, WPPSI-IV, ADOS-2, Vineland-3, DP-3 and Leiter-3
  • Extensive knowledge of behavioral support services and treatment modalities
  • Valid California Driver’s license

The Columbus Organization
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