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Clinical Psychologist (Drug Abuse Program Coordinator) – Yazoo City, Mississippi
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System, Department of Justice
Job ID: 120784Start Date: 07/11/2019End Date: 08/01/2019
To be considered for the position, you must meet the following: Basic Requirements: Satisfactory completion of all the requirements for a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology is required. NOTE: ALL applicants MUST upload legible transcripts as verification of educational requirement. Transcripts MUST be uploaded and electronically linked from USAJOBS at the time you apply and MUST include identifying information to include School Name, Student Name, Degree and Date Awarded (if applicable). All academic degrees and coursework must be completed at a college or university that has obtained accreditation or pre-accreditation status from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For a list of schools that meet this criteria, Click Here For information regarding foreign education requirements, please see Foreign Diploma and Credit Recognition at the U.S. Department of Education website: Recognition of Foreign Qualifications If you are selected for this position, you will be required to provide an OFFICIAL transcript prior to your first day on duty. AND In addition to the basic requirements, you must also have: Education:
GS-12 and GS-13: There is no substitution of education for specialized experience for this position at thislevel. Experience: GS-12 and GS-13: At least one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to the next lower grade level. To be creditable, this experience must have equipped the applicant with the particular qualifications to successfully perform the duties of the position, and that is typically be in or related to the position to be filled. Some examples of the qualifying experience are: GS-12: Experience in preparing psychological reports.
Experience in conducting a wide variety of interviews and crisis intervention sessions.
Experience in training staff on how to recognize and deal with emotional, behavioral, and personality disorders.
Experience in providing assessment and referral services for staff referred to Psychology Services for assistance with problems of alcohol/drug use or emotional problems affecting job performance. GS-13: Experience in planning and performing individual and group psychotherapy on a regularly scheduled basis.
Experience in developing, evaluating and coordination therapeutic programs and assigning, designing and reviewing staff individual treatment plans.
Experience in administering, scoring, and interpreting a wide variety of psychological testing instruments.
Experience in providing clinical supervision to treatment specialists, graduate level psychology trainees, practicum students, paraprofessional counselors and consultant psychologists. If applicable, credit will be given for paid and unpaid experience. To receive proper credit, you must show the actual time (such as the number of hours worked per week) spent in activities. **Your eligibility for consideration will be based on your responses to the questions in the application.**
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