Psychotherapist
General Dynamics Information Technology - Fairfax, VA

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General Dynamics Information Technology is a top-tier IT integrator that provides information technology, systems engineering and professional services to customers in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, federal civil and commercial sectors. With approximately 17,000 professionals worldwide, the company has the customer knowledge, domain expertise and proven performance to manage large-scale, mission-critical IT programs. General Dynamics Information Technology is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Responsible for working with patients with Traumatic Brain Injury and co-occurring psychological health issues to help them overcome a range of psychological and emotional issues. Utilizes personal treatment plans and a variety of non-medical-based treatments to address thought processes, feelings and behavior, inner conflicts and finding new ways to deal with and alleviate distress caused by TBI and PH issues. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for conducting individual sessions to assess patient needs, explore issues and build trust over a period of time.
  • Encourages the patient to talk about and explore feelings and behavior
  • Collaborates with other professionals in the treatment team to maintain continuity of work.
  • Evaluates therapy outcomes and documents by writing reports
  • Keeps abreast of developments in theoryand research.
  • Provides consultation to team members, clients, and resident families to create a thorough understanding of treatment goals.
  • Maintains documentation consistent with program standards.
Masters Degree in clinical psychology, counseling or clinical social work, preferably with an emphasis on psychotherapy. Must maintain Continuing Education credit sufficient to maintain both their clinical license and to meet MTF specific Quality Assurance standards for credentialing as a psychologist. Contract psychologists must meet all requirements for the credentialing facilities where they will be providing services. Basic Life Support Training: All contract psychologists must possess and maintain current course completion documentation for basic life support (BLS) through an American Heart Association and/or Red Cross approved training program. BLS shall be renewed every two years.

Must have completed 2 years of supervised clinical practice.

Must have and maintain a current license to practice Medicine in any one of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands that allows for the independent practice of clinical services. This license must be current (not revoked, suspended, or lapsed in registration), valid (the issuing authority accepts and considers QA information (i.e. practitioner professional performance and conduct in determining continued licenses)), and unrestricted (not subject to restriction pertaining to the scope, location, or type of practice ordinarily granted to other applicants for similar licenses in granting jurisdiction).

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