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    This announcement is an open continuous announcement to fill Psychologist vacancies as they identified.
    Please email your CV to Marie Blakeman at Marie.Blakeman@va.gov or fax your CV to 913-758-4111 attention Marie Blakeman - Behavioral Health Service Line recruiter.
    You can also contact Marie Blakeman at 913-682-2000 ext 56405 for any questions regarding this announcement.

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    Responsibilities

    VA Eastern Kansas HCS provides the following programs that require Psychologist team members.VHA Psychologists function as a member of a multidisciplinary team providing services to Veterans with a wide range of psychological disorders.
    Duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Provide psychological services within Behavioral health.
    • Conduct group and individual Psychological treatments.
    • Provide a full range of psycho-diagnostic and psychological assessment services.
    • Develop, implement and document psychotherapeutic treatment plans for a full range of patients.
    • Conduct Psycho-educational groups and classes on a wide variety of psychological topics.
    • Provide education and clinical interventions to patients' family members and significant others.
    • Provide crisis intervention and stabilization services to Veterans in the unit.
    • Conduct family and couples consultation and treatment.
    • Administer and interpret clinical checklist instruments for the purposes of tracking Veterans' treatment progress.
    • Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate tot he age of the patient served.
    • Engage in patient advocacy.
    Psychologists are staffed in the following program areas:
    • Psychiatric Recovery & Wellness Program
    • Stress Disorder Treatment Program
    • Post Traumatic Stress Disorders Clinical Team
    • Neuropsychology
    • Mental Health Clinic (Outpatient)
    • Acute Inpatient
    • Substance Abuse
    • Primary Care Mental Health Integration
    • Domiciliary Services
    • Women's Health Clinic
    • Home Based Primary Care
    • Geropsychology
    Work Schedule: Primarily Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/512542600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.