Clinical Psychologist

Friends of Family Health Center - La Habra, CA4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $78,000 - $100,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

Child and Adult Psychologist

Summary
Responsible for providing initial evaluations and ongoing individual psychotherapy in the Behavior Health Department at Friends of Family Health Center. Psychologist will also consult with the Primary Care Teams within Pediatric and Adult outpatient clinics when necessary.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • initial mental health evaluations resulting in realistic treatment plans
  • individual psychotherapy to children and adults
  • assessing clients using standardized assessment/screening tools, measures, etc.
  • provide brief, solution focused therapy;
  • provide group psychoeducation/treatment related to chronic medical conditions;
  • provide relevant resources and referral services;
  • care coordination
  • crisis assessments/triage with appropriate interventions
  • documentation of services provided in accordance with requirements
  • other related activities designed to provide integrated health care services
  • documentation in electronic health record
  • other duties as assigned

Education and Experience

  • Master's or doctorate in Psychology or related field
  • Licensed Psychologist (Must be a licensed psychologist in the state of California)
  • California Driver’s License
  • Two years’ experience providing clinical services in the mental health field
  • Bilingual English/Spanish strongly preferred

Key Competencies

  • empathy and a person-centered approach to clients
  • tolerance of stress;
  • the ability to recognize your own limitations and respond to difficult situations;
  • the ability to apply your knowledge and research to clinical problems;
  • the capacity to be critical and analytical;
  • to work in a self-motivated, independent way;
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills in order to deal with people in distress;
  • the ability to collaborate with colleagues from other disciplines
  • the ability to use electronic health record

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Required)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

EMR Used:

  • Allscripts

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Day Shift
  • 8 Hour Shift