Summary: Diagnoses or evaluates mental and emotional disorders of individuals, couples and families and administers programs of treatment by performing the following duties.
Responsibilities: Include the following.
The following duties are normal for this job. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Education & Experience:
Ph.D. or Psy.D in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA approved program; or four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints. Able to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on controversial or complex topics to top management
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software, Electronic Medical Records software, and Spreadsheet software.
Certificates and Licenses:
Licensed Psychologist with HSP designation in state of Tennessee
May Supervise Psychotherapy students and/or School Psychologist. Supervision depends on each Psychologist and location.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
· Work is performed indoors in a heated and air conditioned office setting.
· Requires ability to distinguish between letters, numbers and symbols.
· Requires a normal range of vision.
· Requires awareness of personal limitations and flexibility.
This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.
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