Licensed Psychologist

River Park Hospital - Huntington, WV


River Park Hospital, a 165-bed facility and a leader in behavioral health care, located in Huntington, WV has an opening for Licensed Psychologist.

A $5,000 bonus is also available for this position. $2,000 is available after 90 days of successful employment and $3,000 after 9 months of successful employment.

River Park Hospital has 3 medical insurance plans available through Blue Cross, two dental plans, a vision plan, free life & AD&D insurance at one times your annual salary, additional life insurance and dependent life insurance are available, short term disability, 401(k) with a match, and tuition reimbursement.

Huntington is the second largest city in WV and sits on the scenic Ohio River. It is home to Marshall University and was named America’s Best Community last year. Snow skiing, white water rafting, zip lining, water skiing, boating, fishing, ATV riding, and hiking are some of the activities enjoyed by those who live there.

Huntington is referred to as part of the Tri-State area (WV, KY, OH) and is close to many major cities that are just a few hours away and make a great weekend get-a-way including Lexington & Louisville, KY, Nashville, TN, Charlotte, NC, Pittsburgh, PA, and Cincinnati & Columbus, OH. For the nature lovers, there are 34 state parks in West Virginia, many with lodges and cabins available.

Inexpensive direct flights are provided by Allegiant Air to Myrtle Beach, SC, Tampa/Clearwater, FL, Orlando, FL, Sarasota, FL, and Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Essential Core Functions:

  • Assessment of patients / families.
  • Treatment planning.
  • Individual, group, family therapy.
  • Serve as member of program and clinical teams
  • Communicates with external entities, including providers, Social Service agencies, courts, etc.

Job Specifications:

Education, Certification/Licensure, and/or Experience

  • Master’s degree in Psychology.
  • Valid WV license
  • Specialized training/certification for population served.

Knowledge and Skills Needed

  • Clinical skills for population served.
  • Knowledge of lifespan development.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with patients, families, staff, external entities, and physicians.
  • Ability to document care consistent with policy and procedures.
  • Customer service.

Job Type: Full-time


  • WV (Required)