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Clinical Psychologist (Specialty Program Coordinator – Stages) – Florence, Colorado
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System, Department of Justice
Job ID: 172417Start Date: 11/27/2019End Date: 12/19/2019
To be considered for the position, you must meet the following:
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.
In addition to the basic requirements, you must have:
GS-12 & GS-13:There is no substitution of education for specialized experience for this position.
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 conducting psychological assessments and preparing reports associated with those assessments of individuals with personality disorders.
Experience in coordinating and scheduling a treatment program activities.
Experience in formulating appropriate treatment programs, referring medical/psychiatric problems to medical services, and assisting in deciding when individuals are to be referred to more appropriate or specialized facilities.
Experience in planning and performing both individual and group psychotherapy on a regularly scheduled basis. GS-13: Experience in treating patients with severe personality disorders and expertise in the treatment of these disorders and/or use of these interventions within the content of a formal treatment program.
Experience in conducting both individual and group cognitive behavioral psychotherapy, which include facilitating psycho- educational groups and process groups; expertise in psychotherapy specific to the special population targeted in the treatment program.
Experience in conducting clinical interviews, reviewing records, administering and interpreting psychological tests, and utilizing information to prepare reports and making treatment recommendations.
Experience in providing administrative and clinical oversight of subordinate clinical staff in assessing, treatment and management of clients with personality disorders.
Knowledge of research practices and program evaluation measures specific to the treatment of personality disorders. If applicable, credit will be given for paid and unpaid experience. To receive proper credit, you must show the actual time (such as number of hours worked per week) spent in the activities.
**Your eligibility for consideration will be based on your responses to the questions in the application.**
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