Psychologist at Community Behavioral Health Hospital

Posted: March 20, 2017


Psychologist Alexandria, MN
$52,659 - $77,590 annually Join our team as a State of Minnesota employee!
* * Relocation expense reimbursement available * *

Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) in Alexandria is seeking a talented Psychologist to join our team as a State of Minnesota employee. With just 16 beds, the CBHH is a small inpatient psychiatric facility providing rapid assessment and stabilization for adults experiencing an acute mental health episode. Treatment and programming utilize the Illness Management & Recovery model of care in tandem with Person-Centered Planning, and this role is an integral member of the interdisciplinary team. This full-time position works Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and is eligible for full benefits and insurance coverage.

Job Description:

Provide consultation to program delivery staff and to other professional staff regarding the overall treatment and treatment process for mentally ill patients served at a Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH). Patients served are in an acute state of psychiatric status and typically have multiple clinical issues/co-morbidity. Therefore, the person in this position must have a broad range of clinical experience, advanced training in clinical psychology assessment procedures, advanced knowledge of psychological theory and principles, and training in crisis intervention. This position will also participate in ongoing program design and implementation. Benefits: The State of Minnesota offers an excellent employee benefits package, including low-cost medical and dental insurance with affordable dependent coverage, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.

Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in psychology or closely related field from an accredited program. OR
  • Master’s degree in psychology or closely related field in an accredited program; AND
  • Licensure to practice in Minnesota as a Licensed Psychologist (LP), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).

Apply online by MONDAY, APRIL 17th at www.mn.gov/careers, search for job ID# 9113

HAVING TROUBLE WITH THE APPLICATION & WEBSITE?
Contact the helpdesk at 651-259-3637 or careers@state.mn.us. You can also visit http://www.mn.gov/mmb/careers/applicant-help. Our mission as an employer is to actively recruit, welcome and support a workforce, which is diverse and inclusive of people who are underrepresented in the development of state policies, programs and practices, so that we can support the success and growth of all people who call Minnesota home.