Behavioral Health Austin, Texas


Psychologist – Austin, TX

Opportunity to support the underserved IDD/behavioral health population in a modern suburban facility with some of the best clinical staff in the state.  Unmatched benefits package designed to give you competitive compensation, flexibility, growth, and work/life balance.  We hope the next chapter in your career is with Columbus – a family of employees that treats everyone with dignity and respect, share a passion for supporting the IDD/behavioral health community, and do everything in our power to help people achieve their meaningful-life goals.

Hourly Range: $55-$60


City, State:Austin, TX


Shift Times: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm


Benefits Offered:

  • Cigna Medical/Dental/Prescription Insurance
  • Reimbursement for Licensure/Certification
  • Vision Care
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Life Insurance with Buy-Up Option
  • Short/Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Accident/Hospital/Cancer Plans
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan
  • Health Advocacy Program

Essential Duties: 

The therapist performs and interprets assessments and renders therapeutic treatment to consumers. 

The Psychologist may perform behavioral evaluations and counseling services in collaboration with the Behavioral Health Director and/or Psychiatrist. 

The Psychologist determines psychiatric and counseling needs and provides therapeutic services.

The therapist administers and interprets assessments, develops and provides treatment for persons served.

The therapist participates in quality assurance and quality enhancement activities as required.

The therapist works under minimal supervision with latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.        

The therapist trains staff and monitors programs for compliance and efficacy.  

The therapist participates in IDT/ISP meetings to facilitate diagnosis and treatment planning.

The therapist maintains open and regular communication with the other departments, IDTs and administration to ensure the transfer of needed information and continuity of services.

The therapist will be responsible for documentation in IRIS 

The therapist may supervise the work of others.  


Qualifications: Licensed as a Psychologist by the State of Texas or reciprocity state

About the Company: The Columbus Organization is a team committed to your professional success. As a leading national provider of health care professionals focused on serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental, and behavioral health challenges, we invite you to take your career to a whole new level with The Columbus Organization. Whether your interest is in community, facility, or school-based settings, The Columbus Organization offers job opportunities that are right for you.


If you have already found the perfect job but perhaps know of someone who is still looking, Columbus offers a $1,000 referral bonus for successful referrals.