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PURPOSE

 

Under direct supervision, provides clinical services to assigned client populations, including administration of a variety of therapy techniques, programs, and psychological testing.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Performs clinical services including intakes and a variety of therapy programs and techniques such as group, individual, and family therapy, expressive therapy, crisis intervention, psychodrama and modeling. Maintains and completes service documentation such as psychosocial assessments, case notes, case reviews, court reports, letters, etc., according to prescribed standards. Conducts case reviews and determines current and future treatment and treatment planning based upon resulting quantitative results and professional opinion of client progress. Collaborates with external agents including CHR, school officials, family members, physicians, and other health agencies, regarding organizational programs and client needs and conditions. Attends and participates in staff meetings, treatment planning meetings, case conferences, and clinical seminars providing information relating to program administration and development. Writes correspondence on behalf of clients and their families such as court reports, letters of recommendation, etc. Conducts case presentations and consultations with other agencies regarding programs and services offered. Administers a variety of psychological testing, as needed, analyzes test results, and conducts related counseling with clients.

 

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
EDUCATION

Master’s degree in Psychology.
Licensed as a Psychological Associate by Kentucky’s board of psychology.
EXPERIENCE

Three to six months of clinical psychology experience.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Basic knowledge of mental and physical characteristics of applicable population, psychotherapy, human behavior, and related issues.
Basic knowledge of community resources and SCS services.
Ability to administer, score, and interpret a variety of psychological tests.
Ability to handle case load with varying levels of client disability and need.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/REQUIREMENTS

Position has some unusual physical demands, including occasional exposure to threat of bodily harm from clients or their families.
Normal work tasks may involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissue.
Position at times may require incumbent to remain on twenty-four hour call.
Reliable transportation for frequent travel between work sites.

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