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MEDCOM Clinical Psychologist (Pediatrics) in FT. RILEY, Kansas

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army. Irwin Army Community Hospital (IACH) at Ft Riley is uniquely located in the rolling Flint Hills region of Northeast Kansas. Nestled between Junction City (pop. 25,000) and Manhattan (pop. 57,000), the local area has an abundance of outdoor activities where you with unlimited opportunities to fish, hike, swim, and explore!

Enjoy Big XII college sports and entertainment at Kansas State University in Manhattan; as well as a thriving night life. Experience travel simplified at the Manhattan Regional Airport or international travel through Kansas City International Airport.

Manhattan has been recognized on the following for its quality of life:

#3 on a list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers (Forbes).

Top 10 Places to Retire (Money Magazine).

Top 50 College Towns in America (Best College Reviews).

Top 10 Best Places to Retire Young (CNN Money).

Top 100 Places to Live in America (Livability)

Join #TeamIACH, your home in the Flint Hills; making Fort Riley the best place in the Army for Soldiers to live, train, deploy from, and come home to.

Responsibilities

Screens and interviews children, adolescents, and family members, and utilizes psychometric instruments in the assessment of psychological disorders typically affecting children and adolescents.

Assesses and provides crisis intervention for children, adolescents, and family members undergoing unusual psychologically related stresses.

Provides individual, couple, family, and/or group psychological counseling utilizing a variety of treatment modalities for child, adolescent, and/or family psychological diagnoses.

Evaluates overall effectiveness of therapeutic efforts.

Develops objective treatment processes, procedures, and goals for patients; develops treatment plans for the most severe cases.

Basic Requirements for Clinical Psychologist (Pediatrics):

Degree: Doctoral Degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology.

In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements below:

Experience required: To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job.

Specialized experience is defined as: conducting biopsychosocial evaluations for children, adolescents, and adults, providing individuals and/or group psychological counseling, and developing behavioral health treatment plans. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-12).

Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted.

Licensure: This position requires a current, active, valid, unrestricted clinical license to practice Psychology independently, offered by a U.S. State, District of Columbia, commonwealth, territory or jurisdiction.

ID: 2021-6799

Salary Range: $92,143 to $119,787 per year

Recruitment Bonus: Negotiable

External Company Name: Defense Health Agency Civilian Corps, Falls Church, VA

External Company URL: http://www.civilianmedicaljobs.com/

Street: FT. RILEY

Post End Date: 11/30/2021

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