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Psychologist - PhD [FOL NB 06.25.14](267328)

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Company: Kaiser Permanente

Location: Folsom, CA

Date Posted: July 3, 2014

Source: Kaiser Permanente

Description

Provides mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment and crisis intervention services for adult and/or child members with a broad range of mental health. Collaborates with treating physician, psychiatric and allied health professional team to plan and direct each individual members treatment program. Provides consultation to psychiatrists, allied health professionals, and other specialty care providers on psychological and neuropsychological assessment.

Essential Functions:

• Develops, implements, coordinates, and evaluates clinical treatment programs for the diagnosis, treatment, and/or referral of Health Plan members with acute or chronic mental illness.
• Participates in staff conferences to select, plan, and evaluate treatment programs.
• Provides outpatient psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families and groups.
• Instructs and counsels patients and their families regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens and adherence to prescribed medication regimens, within the scope of practice.
• May administer specialized therapeutic procedures, as appropriate.
• Provides appropriate support to member's family.
• May develop and conducts psycho-educational ...

Description

Provides mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment and crisis intervention services for adult and/or child members with a broad range of mental health. Collaborates with treating physician, psychiatric and allied health professional team to plan and direct each individual members treatment program. Provides consultation to psychiatrists, allied health professionals, and other specialty care providers on psychological and neuropsychological assessment.

Essential Functions:

• Develops, implements, coordinates, and evaluates clinical treatment programs for the diagnosis, treatment, and/or referral of Health Plan members with acute or chronic mental illness.
• Participates in staff conferences to select, plan, and evaluate treatment programs.
• Provides outpatient psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families and groups.
• Instructs and counsels patients and their families regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens and adherence to prescribed medication regimens, within the scope of practice.
• May administer specialized therapeutic procedures, as appropriate.
• Provides appropriate support to member's family.
• May develop and conducts psycho-educational classes and groups.
• May conduct psychological assessments, including test administration, interpretation, and recommendations.
• Prepares intake summaries, treatment plans, and case summaries and maintains ongoing confidential records.
• Charts member's treatment and progress in accord with state and NCQA regulations and in keeping with accepted community standards.
• May be required to participate in the department on-call rotation.
• Collaborates with physicians in screening and evaluating patients for psychotropic medications, within the scope of practice.
• Utilizes resources of public and private agencies and community organizations to meet the needs of the member's treatment.
• May develop, implements, and evaluates behavioral medicine and health psychology programs in a variety of settings, including primary care.
• Provides consultation to primary care providers and health educators on matters relating to mental health, health psychology and behavioral medicine.
• Provides clinical supervision to pre-doctoral psychology interns, postdoctoral psychology fellows, and other mental health trainees as necessary.

• May supervise Psychiatric Assistants and Psychiatric Interns.

Secondary Functions:

Develops, implements, coordinates and evaluates clinical treatment programs for diagnosis, treatment, and/or referral of Health Plan members with acute or chronic mental illness. Participates in staff conferences to select, plan, and evaluate treatment programs. Provides outpatient psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families and groups. Instructs and counsels patients and their families regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens and adherence to prescribed medication regimens, within the scope of practice. May administer specialized therapeutic procedures such as biofeedback and hypnosis. Provides appropriate support to member’s family. Develops and conducts psychoeducational classes and groups. Conducts psychological, developmental, and cognitive-deficit assessments, including test administration, interpretation, and recommendations. Prepares intake summaries, treatment plans, and case summaries and maintains ongoing confidential records. Charts member’s treatment and progress in accord with state and NCQA regulations and in keeping with accepted community standards. Independently conducts evaluations as an MD-equivalent in Workers Compensation, Social Security, and state disability cases. Collaborates with physicians in screening and evaluating patients for psychotropic medications, within the scope of practice. Utilizes resources of public and private agencies and community organizations to meet the needs of the member’s treatment. Develops, implements, and evaluates behavioral medicine and health psychology programs in a variety of settings, including primary care. Provides consultation to primary care provides and health educators on matters relating to health psychology and behavioral medicine. Provides clinical supervision to predoctoral psychology interns, postdoctoral psychology fellows and other mental health trainees as necessary. Establishes liaisons to utilize resources of public and private agencies/community organizations to meet member and program needs. Participates in departmental program development, implementation and evaluation.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum two (2) years of professional experience under the direction of a licensed psychologist or board certified psychiatrist.
• PhD, PsyD, or EdD in clinical or counseling required from an accredited college or university.
• Current valid license to practice psychology in the State of California.
• Must have a National Provider Identifier (NPI), or obtain an NPI, prior to employment start date.

• Knowledge of social service agencies, state regulations and APA standards as it related to client treatment, patient rights and client/patient confidentiality.
• Previous clinical responsibilities to include psychological testing, diagnosis, crisis intervention, brief individual and group psychotherapy.
• Knowledge of psychological testing techniques, administration and interpretation.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

• 5150-certified for Sacramento and Placer counties.

Primary Location
: California-Folsom-Folsom Medical Offices 2155 Iron Point Rd. Scheduled Hours (1-40): 40 Shift: Day Working Days: Mon - Fri. Working Hours Start: 8:30AM Working Hours End: 5:00PM

Schedule
: Full-time

Job Type
: Standard

Employee Status
: Regular Employee Group: NUHW

Job Level
: Individual Contributor

Job
: Behavioral / Mental Health Public Department Name: Psychiatry

Travel
: No Job Eligible for Benefits: Yes

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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