Work Schedule: Monday - Friday. 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Compressed tours MAY be available.
Relocation expenses and/or incentives may be authorized for highly qualified candidates.
The selected individuals will be placed on one of the following areas:
Behavioral Health Interdisciplinary Program;
Substance Abuse; or,
1. At the GS-11 level, the following general clinical activities are expected in the assignment:
(a) Ability to diagnose mental disorders, conduct psychological and/or neuropsychological assessments.
(b) Ability to treat mental disorders through a variety of modalities, and provide adjunctive interventions for treatment of medical disorders.
(c) Practice is under the close supervision of a licensed psychologist.
2. At the GS-12 level, the following general clinical activities are expected in the assignment:
(a) Provides a full range of psycho-diagnostic services including assessment and uses the most appropriate psychotherapeutic techniques in providing quality care.
(b) Performs evaluations for wide array of patients representing diverse diagnostic entities.
(c) Provides a full range of therapeutic interventions.
(d) If unlicensed, the individual must be supervised by a licensed psychologist and the experience and supervision must meet the standards for psychology licensure.
3. At the GS-13 level, the following KSAs are required:
(a) Knowledge of, and ability to apply, advanced professional psychological theories and techniques to the full range of patient populations.
(b) Ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and behavioral health.
(c) Knowledge of clinical research literature.