University of Vermont Medical Center, Vermont’s academic medical center and founding member of the University of Vermont Health Network, has an opening for a Staff Psychologist.
The UVM Medical Center is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont, serving all of Vermont and the northern New York region. With over 7,000 employees, we are the largest private employer in the state of Vermont.
The Staff Psychologist will provide psychological services to adult patients on our inpatient psychiatric units. Services include diagnostic evaluations, psychotherapy with patients and families, facilitation of family meetings, staff consultation and clinical supervision and training.
The shift is designed to facilitate continuity between weekday and weekend treatment teams on our inpatient psychiatry units, with the psychologist serving as a bridge between weekday and weekend treatment teams. The psychologist will attend daily rounds, collaborate with staff and other members of the treatment team, communicate effectively with all relevant parties and document patient contacts in the medical record.
This position is Thursdays-Mondays, 8am – 5pm
Specialized training in risk assessment, behavioral planning, psychological evaluation, and brief hospital-based interventions strongly preferred.
Must have experience in providing individual and family psychotherapy utilizing empirically supported interventions, such as cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy, brief dynamically oriented therapy, and trauma-focused interventions.
Salary commensurate with experience.
PsyD or PhD in Clinical Psychology required. Licensed in the State of Vermont.
To apply, please use our online application system: https://www.uvmhealth.org/medcenter/Pages/Health-Careers/JobPostings/JobDetailsViewWD.aspx?qid=R0006296&Title=Staff%20Psychologist&utm_source=American%20Psychological%20Association%20(APA)&utm_medium=Job%20Board&utm_campaign=Provider%20-%20Staff%20Psychologist
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including relocation. We proudly offer a non-smoking work environment. The UVM Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protective veteran status.