University of Utah Health is seeking a full-time Psychologist to join our team at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI)!
This position provides psychological assessment, diagnosis, and treatment services of a clinical nature through direct patient care and consultation to hospital and Neuropsychiatric Institute patients in inpatient and outpatient settings.
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- Evaluates patients to determine status.
- Provides direct psychological services for hospital and/or Neuropsychiatric Institute patients.
- Collaborates with University and community agencies and departments to provide psychological and social services through outreach and consultation programs.
- Develops mental health programs of a remedial, developmental, and preventive nature.
- Trains and supervises pre-doctoral psychology interns and practicum students.
- Assists in directing or working within agency program and support areas, as assigned by director.
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
- Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.
- Program development and evaluation skills.
- Outreach consultation skills.
- Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills.
- Ability to provide care appropriate to the population served.
- Ability to provide patient care to patients and families resistant to treatment and delivering quality care within the constraints of managed care.