Department Description The Department of Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service consists of an Adult Consultation Service and a Child Consultation component. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date :3/5/2020Salary Range :$3,888.00 - $5,131.20Salary Frequency : BiweeklyAppointment Type :CareerPercentage of Time :100%Shift Hour :08 hoursLocation : Behavioral Health CenterCity :SacramentoUnion Representation :YesBenefits Eligible :Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Consultation Service is a multidisciplinary clinical enterprise that involves psychiatrists, psychologists, nursing, social workers, psychiatry residents, psychology trainees, and medical students. This position will have a primary focus on Child Consultation. Provides consultation to residents, provide comprehensive and brief evaluation of children and their families, develop treatment plans, provide case consultation, prepare formal psychiatry evaluation summaries, provide immediate consultation to medical staff, residents in other specialties, and medical students around clinical emergencies. Required Qualifications
Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology (child/adolescent) from an APA accredited training program and internship
Current licensure as a Clinical Psychologist in the state of California
Specific training in child/adolescent development, psychopathology, trauma, family systems and psychological assessments/evaluations
Training, experience, and licensure providing evidence-based psychotherapy and assessments to children and adolescents
Experience working with ethnically diverse and underserved populations that struggle with multiple environmental stressors, including low income, family mental health problems, Involvement with Child Protective Services (CPS), lack of resources, or substance and alcohol problems
Specific training in child/adolescent development, psychopathology, family systems and psychological assessment/evaluations
Training, experience, and licensure providing evidence-based psychotherapy to children and parents, cognitive-behavioral therapy to child and parents and family therapy to children and parents, as appropriate
Clinical experience conducting assessment and psychotherapy services with children and parents, conducting family therapy in a psychiatric setting, and conducting semi-structured interviews
Administrative ability to develop and implement policy, oversee professional billing, business obligations and contractual requirements related to patient care, and prepare formal psychological evaluation and discharge summaries in accordance with accepted, professional standards
Experience collaborating with professionals from multiple systems of care, including child protective services, educational settings, and juvenile justice
Knowledge of basic neuropsychological principles and neuropsychological assessments for children and adolescents
Knowledge of and experience with a range of psychometric approaches, including Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) to assess children and youth exposed to child maltreatment
Training and experience providing supervision to residents, trainees and medical students in group and individual psychotherapy
Fluency in Spanish
Special RequirementsThis position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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