Psychometrist

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Location
Tampa USA-NM-Cannon AFB USA-CA-San Diego USA-NC-Camp Lejeune USA-NC-Fayetteville USA-DC-Bollin
Posted
May 16, 2017
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
General Dynamics Health Solutions/ ARMA has an opening supporting the DOD POTFF Program:

 

The Psychometrist supporting this effort will be responsible for the following:

Perform assigned assessment procedures under the direct supervision of a credentialed privileged psychologist or neuropsychologist.

Utilize therapeutic assessment and interview skills to elicit accurate and concise account of the patient's condition.

Screen patients to determine presenting problems and priority of appointment.

Perform basic assessment procedures, including initial screening evaluation and standardized neuropsychological testing.

Assist credentialed providers with identifying mental health diagnosis and treatment strategies, as well as providing patient education.

Assist in providing specialized treatment and rehabilitation of brain injured and mental health patients.

Observe, monitor, report, and record patient interaction during assessment sessions.

Institute precautionary measures to prevent patient injuries due to suicide, homicide, or elopement.

Coordinate with other military agencies and MTFs regarding specialized care, treatment, and administrative functions.

Contact military or community agencies to obtain collateral information.

Explain and interpret neuropsychological services and procedures to access care to patients and commands.

Assist in or arrange for patient referral to other facilities for alternate level of care.

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Education
    Bachelor’s (BA/BS) in Psychology, Sociology or Behavioral ScienceLicensure: Certified by the Board of Certified Psychometrists (BCP).
Qualifications
    SECRET Clearance; TS/SCI for x1 Ft. Bragg location The Contractor shall possess a Bachelor's Degree from a formal program in Psychology, Sociology, or in a behavioral science related field from an accredited college or university and be Certified by the Board of Certified Psychometrists (BCP). The Psychometrist shall have a minimum of one year of full-time experience during the preceding three (3) years in the performance of psychological and/or neuropsychological testing and test scoring.
 

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