• State of Nevada
  • Reno, Nevada
  • Aug 15, 2019
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: $76,170 - $115,091 per yr

Job Description

Licensed Psychologists provide psychological testing, evaluation, psychotherapy, counseling, and consultation to clients or inmates in residential, inpatient and outpatient settings, at a mental health, intellectual disabilities, or correctional facility, or in other settings where psychological services are provided. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others. Lake's Crossing Center (LCC), a maximum security forensic/psychiatric hospital in Sparks is recruiting for 2 Licensed Psychologist 1 vacancies. The agency provides forensic mental health services to mentally disordered offenders referred by the court system for evaluation of their competency to stand trial and/or treated to restore competency. The positions provide both direct and indirect client services. Duties include: psychological testing and evaluation, psychotherapy, counseling, and consultation, treatment planning and coordination of clients or inmates in residential, inpatient, outpatient and/or community settings. Professional duties are performed in accordance with license requirements of the State of Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners. These full-time positions work Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. However, hours may vary and include evenings and weekends depending on the needs of the agency. The work environment requires a high level of security awareness as well as the physical stamina or ability to deal with maladaptive and aggressive clients.
Closing Date/Time:

Additional Information

Announcement Number: 37955
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 08/15/2019
Phone: (775)684-0129
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.