Senior Unit Psychologist

Location
Falls Church, Virginia
Posted
May 12, 2017
Closes
Jun 16, 2017
Function
Other
Hours
Full Time

Senior Unit Psychologist

Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute is a state psychiatric inpatient facility in Falls Church, VA.  Northern Virginia is an internationally diverse, family-friendly region that is situated only minutes away from Washington DC and all its cultural/historical attractions. It also boasts one of the finest public school systems in the country.

We are seeking a:

  • Senior Unit Psychologist to provide clinical supervision to assigned unlicensed psychology associates. Along with applying evidence-based treatment approaches to the treatment and recovery of individuals with persistent and severe mental illness.   Duties include providing assessment to evaluate risk, participating in treatment planning and providing evaluation, treatment (group, individual, and family, behavioral) and consultation services. Qualifications: VA license as a Clinical Psychologist required.  Graduation from an accredited doctoral program in Clinical Psychology required. 

For more information about each of these positions and to join our dynamic clinical team please visit the Career Opportunities page on our website at www.nvmhi.dbhds.virginia.gov.

We offer a state benefits package which includes health insurance, life insurance, paid malpractice insurance, a generous leave package and a retirement program along with other outstanding benefits.   We can be reached at 703-645-3162 for more details.  A fingerprint-based criminal history check and pre-employment drug screening will be required for the selected candidate.

An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Workforce Diversity