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    America's Veterans need you! The VA needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Working as a Psychologist with the VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.

    PLEASE NOTE: Qualified clinical trainees, residents, fellows, interns, etc. are encouraged to apply; please follow the instructions in the How to Apply section.

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    Responsibilities

    This is an open continuous announcement. Applications will be reviewed as vacancies occur.

    These positions may be located at either the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston, Texas or at a Community Based Outpatient Clinic. Positions may be permanent or temporary. Work schedules may be either full-time for part-time.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Diagnosing mental disorders, conducting psychological or neuropsychological assessments, treating mental disorders through a variety of modalities, and providing adjunctive interventions for treatment of medical disorders
    • Providing individual, family, and group psychotherapies and other interventions such as behavioral health and community interventions
    • Consulting with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues
    • Participating in program evaluation, teaching, training, and research activities
    Work Schedule: You will be required to work 40 hours a week; evening and weekend hours may be required. Telehealth may also be required.

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    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/520418300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.