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    Summary

    The primary job functions of Psychologists in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) at this level include the provision of direct psychological patient care, consultation services on difficult or complex cases, and education of staff and trainee supervision. The Psychologist applies advanced professional psychological diagnostic methods and evidence-based intervention strategies to a full range of patient problems in his/her work setting.

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    Responsibilities

    Duties include but not limited to:

    • Adherently delivers comprehensive Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and advances the team's fidelity to the model.
    • Conducts and teaches empirically supported treatments for PTSD, depression, anxiety and other presenting concerns and mental health diagnoses in an outpatient setting.
    • Is highly skilled in consultation-liaison approaches and team dynamics in order to interface effectively with health care professionals, most frequently those who are members of the DBT team or who refer to DBT.
    • Develops, implements, and documents the psychotherapeutic treatment plan the emerging caseload of patients, including prompt completion of clinical reminders.
    • Provides DBT training and clinical supervision.
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    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

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    0180 Psychology

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