Psychologist - Knights of Columbus Developmental Center at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: St. Louis, Missouri





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling.

MO-SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital



Worker Type:

Regular



Job Summary:

Provides therapeutic psychological counseling at Knights of Columbus Developmental Center.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Assesses a patient's psychological status and provides appropriate interventions and treatments.

  • Collaborates with nursing and ancillary services to provide appropriate psychological therapy for patient. Refers patients to other disciplines for consult and evaluations as indicated.

  • Provides psychological expertise and education to multidisciplinary team. Acts as resource to other disciplines.

  • Communicates complex/sensitive information to patients and medical team.

  • Administers and interprets psychological tests used for diagnosing mental and personality disorders and differentiating between organic and functional cases of behavior disorders.

  • Carries out ongoing record keeping and case review of all psychotherapy work in compliance with state guidelines.

  • Provides assessment (by telephone and in person) of suicidal and homicidal risk and immediacy of crisis situations.

  • Provides a continuum of short and long term psychotherapy to individuals, couples families and groups, based on individualized treatment plans.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



EDUCATION


  • Ph.D or Psy.D in Psychology or related field



EXPERIENCE


  • No experience required




Licenses / Certifications:



Psychologist - State of Work Location



Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)



Job Type:



Employee



Department:

21330010 Knight of Columbus Center



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40


SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.


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