Full-time postdoctoral clinical psychotherapy position at nursing care facilities in Los Angeles and Orange County. Professional activities include short and long term (the duration of the position) psychotherapy with a diverse population: Severely mentally disabled adults, geriatrics, and patients requiring health psychology interventions. Agenda will also include diagnostic interviews, behavioral interventions, development of treatment strategies, and consultations with other healthcare professionals. You will be trained and given the opportunity to administer biofeedback and assessment instruments. Group therapy is also possible. The position can expand to include seeing outpatients in a private practice setting. In this setting, the patient population includes a high percentage of engineers and other employees in the aerospace industry.
Registration as a Psychological Assistant with the Board of Psychology of the State of California will be completed through this offering. Hours accumulated during the assistantship can be used toward licensure. The trainee also receives weekly supervision as per BOP requirements.
The applicant will have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an accredited college or university. The position is offered through open enrollment. Competitive salary based on experience.
Please email CV and questions to David Stuckey, Psy.D.