Clinical Psychologist

Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
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Job description

The Shenandoah Valley Child Development Clinic at James Madison University is accepting applications for a Clinical Psychologist.

The Shenandoah Valley Child Development Clinic is an interdisciplinary clinic that has been providing services to children and families from birth to 21 years of age for more than 30 years. The clinic addresses concerns regarding education, behavior, health, emotions, development, and the parent-child relationship. We serve a broad range of clients that include foster children and high-risk families. Our primary goal is to ensure children receive the support and evaluation services needed to help them maximize their potential. The clinic’s hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Clinical Psychologist is expected to conduct psychological assessments, which include: gathering pertinent cognitive, social, emotional, and behavioral information through record review and discussions with parents; administering, scoring, and interpreting standardized and informal instruments.

This position works with interdisciplinary team members to develop appropriate interventions and recommendations that are based on the results of psychological assessments. The Clinical Psychologist provides care coordination services by participating in feedback sessions with parents and serving as a resource to parents, schools, agencies, and the clinic evaluation team. The Clinical Psychologist also provides time limited case management to give support in accessing community services and resources.

Qualifications:

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from an accredited college or university
  • Licensed as a Clinical Psychologist
  • Experience and/or knowledge of developmental issues and childhood behavioral and emotional disorders or experience working with children is preferred

Pay Rate: Commensurate with Experience

How to apply

Apply online

James Madison University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer and especially encourages applications from minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.

Austin Peay State University is a comprehensive university committed to raising the educational attainment of the citizenry, developing programs and services that address regional needs, and providing collaborative opportunities that connect university expertise with private and public resources.