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Physician / Psychologist / New York / Locum or Permanent / Staff Psychologist Job

Islip (Long Island), New York
Job Type
30 Aug 2022

A healthcare network in New York City is currently seeking a licensed Psychologist to join their staff as their new Staff Psychologist. In this role, the Staff Psychologist will be responsible for providing mental health counseling for patients its Behavioral Health Program.


The Staff Psychologist will:

  • Perform mental health assessments for patients to ascertain their diagnoses and establish treatment plans
  • Provide individual and group counseling and psychotherapy
  • Provide crisis intervention and/or counseling to diffuse conflicts among patients
  • Complete medical forms and documentation related to patient care, including any necessary to facilitate transfer, and if indicated, referrals to outside programs or psychiatric clinics
  • Make and/or tracks all referrals to other mental health agencies and providers
  • Work collaboratively with specialists for consultation and referral purposes
  • Provide workshops for families on communication and other family-related issues
  • Coordinate emergency responses, including a team to minimize patient's danger to self and others
  • Perform other duties, as needed
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Current, unrestricted NYS Psychologist license
  • Experience working with children, adolescents, and adults
  • Working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records systems
  • Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills
  • Patient oriented
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized
Desired Skills:
  • Master's Degree
  • Prior experience working with people dealing with Substance Abuse issues
  • Working knowledge of eClinicalWorks
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  • Job Reference: 698030945-2
  • Date Posted: 30 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Tandym Health
  • Location: Islip (Long Island), New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent