Psychologist
University Of Miami Miller School Of Med - Miami, FL

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PSYCHIATRY & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.

The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a Psychologist. Duties include provide clinical psychological services to individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS. Services will include mental health screenings, psychological assessments, individual, group and family therapy. Accountabilities include providing mental health screenings and conduct brief psychological interventions for individuals living with HIV/AIDS in primary care clinics. Provide psychological assessments of HIV positive patients presenting for outpatient mental health services at The Healing Place.

Provide mental health services, including psychological assessment, psychological testing, individual, family, and group therapy, pill swallowing, adherence intervention, relaxation training, parenting and behavioral management to HIV positive patients. Provide supervision for post-doctoral psychology fellows. Attend multidisciplinary team staffing at The Healing Place to present cases and make treatment recommendations. Attend multidisciplinary team meetings with the Special Immunology team to coordinate mental health services for individuals living with HIV.

Provide continuing education and training workshops for providers and community agencies. Participate in psycho-educational programs for persons living with HIV. Identify patients requiring psychiatric evaluation and initiate the referral for The Healing Place. Assist in the development of culturally sensitive mental health services for Creole speaking patients.

Doctoral Degree and a valid State of Florida Licensed Psychologist required. One year experience working with individuals living with HIV preferred. Clinical experience working with children, adolescents and families preferred. Experience in behavior medicine preferred. Prior experience working with interdisciplinary teams and excellent communication skills, verbal and written are required. Any appropriate combination of education, certifications, and/or relevant work experience will be considered.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

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