• State of Nevada
  • Reno, Nevada
  • Sep 20, 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. The Licensed Psychologist 1 position is located with Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services (NNAMHS) in Sparks, Nevada. The position will work closely with intensive Outpatient Services with consumers in the community. The position will conduct assessments and individualized counseling with Consumers in Community Based Living Arrangements (CBLA) housing. The psychologist's duties will include individual and group therapy, consultation, psychological assessments, and behavior support planning. The psychologist will appreciate the intersecting differences of an increasingly diverse patient population and will demonstrate a culturally competent readiness to meet their needs. The State of Nevada provides an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, participation in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), yearly accrual of annual leave and sick leave, plus 11 paid holidays. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
Closing Date/Time:

Additional Information

Announcement Number: 38289
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 09/19/2019
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.