You could be part of an important initiative to provide mental health care for our nations Veterans! The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. America's Veterans need you!
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This announcement is an open continuous announcement to fill Psychologist vacancies as they identified.
If you are an external applicant, you should apply under this announcement CBAT-10373869-19-DB for consideration.
This vacancy announcement is for multiple openings as a psychologist within the Mental Health Service of Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System to include assignments at various Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) within the state of Arkansas. The area you are being considered for will be discussed before or during the interview process.
Staff psychologists diagnose mental disorders, conduct psychological or neuropsychological assessments, treat mental disorders through a variety of modalities, provide adjunctive interventions for treatment of medical disorders, and may conduct research. They may be assigned to any program area. Psychologists who are not licensed must practice under the close supervision of a licensed psychologist.
As a Licensed Provider for the Department of Veterans Affairs, you will practice independently in the provision of psychological services, engage in professional and scientific work which relates to behavior, capacities, personality, interests, emotions and mental disorders consulting with peers and supervisors as appropriate.
PLEASE NOTE: Qualified clinical trainees, residents, fellows, interns, etc. are encouraged to apply; please follow the instructions in the How to Apply section.
The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System Mental Health Service (MHS) significantly values diversity and wants all MHS employees to feel supported and included. We strongly encourage applications from qualified candidates representing multicultural diversity. In our goal to be a leader in providing culturally competent patient centered care, we have a Cultural Diversity Committee led by mental health professionals devoted to helping to create a climate where employees thrive and gain tremendous satisfaction from being a treasured team member.
Work Schedule: Varies based on position
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.