B. Internship: Have successfully completed a professional psychology
internship training from that has been accredited by the APA.
C. Licensure: Hold
a fulll, current, and unrestricted license to practice psychology at the
doctoral level in a Sttate, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States (e.g.
Puerto Rico), or the District of Columbia. (MUST SUBMIT COPY OF
GS-12: One (1) year of experience as a professional
psychologist equivalent to the GS-11 level in Federal Service.
GS-13: Two (2) years of experience as a professional
psychologist, one of which must be equivalent to the GS-12 level in Federal
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE
BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE MAY NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE.
Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G18, dated March 17, 2006. U.S. This standard
is available for review or you may access this standard through the internet at
the following address: http://vaww1.va.gov/OHRM/Directives-Handbooks/Documents/5005.pdf
You will be rated on the
following knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics (KSAOs) based
on your application for the position:
KSA 1 Ability to develop coherent treatment strategies for
patients with psychiatric problems, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
(PTSD), with strategies including telemental health services.
KSA 2 Ability to provide advice and consultation in areas related to
professional psychology and psychiatric problems including Post-Traumatic
Stress Disorder (PTSD), as well as to patients with psychological problems
secondary to medical diagnoses.
Consultations provided through telehealth, as needed and appropriate.
KSA 3 Ability to provide appropriate psychological services to people
in remote locations, in both individual and group settings, through telehealth
KSA 4 Knowledge of, and ability to apply, advanced professional
psychological theories and techniques to the full range of patient populations,
particularly psychiatric patients, chronic mentally ill, and individuals with
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), including techniques which involved
telemental health services.
KSA 5 Ability to provide clinical services, including
evidence-based psychotherapies, psychological assessment, and psychoeducation
in both individual and group settings, both by telemental health services and