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    Summary

    The San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System has an immediate opening for a part-time (20 hours per week), after-hours (Saturday and weekday evening hours) psychologist on the PTSD clinical Team. The incumbent's primary responsibilities will be to diagnose and treat PTSD and co-occurring disorders, conduct triage and referral coordination for the PTSD Clinical Team, and to consult with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues.

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    Responsibilities

    Primary responsibilities (92.5% time)

    • Evaluates and diagnoses mental disorders, especially trauma related disorders
    • Treats PTSD and Military Sexual Trauma through a variety of evidence based modalities,
    • Conducts triage and referral coordination for the PCT.
    • Consults with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues.
    Academic/Teaching/Training: (5% of time)
    1. Supervises pre-doctoral and post-doctoral Psychology trainees, and may participate in the supervision of trainees in other disciplines, including medical, nursing, pharmacy, and psychiatric trainees assigned to the Primary Care Service for rotations;
    2. Is involved in the development of the Psychology Training Programs and actively participates in the Psychology Training Committee meetings;

    Other Significant Responsibilities (2.5% time)
    1. May serve on Healthcare System, VISN, and/or National VA committees or task forces.
    2. Represents Psychology and MHS on decision-making committees within the Healthcare System;
    3. Actively participates in leadership roles on local, state and/or national professional organizations specific to psychology or prevention;
    4. Represents the Healthcare System at professional programs and/or events, or on VA or community committees or work groups.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/582213600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.