Psychological Associate (A) / Psychologist-LicensedHealth Services, Department ofPsychological Associate (A) / Psychologist-Licensed
Job Announcement Code(s): 12-04081
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PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATE (A) 12-04081
PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATE (A)
Type of Employment:
Full Time (40 hrs/week)
The starting salary for Psychological Associate A is $45,033 per year, plus excellent benefits. The pay schedule/range is 12/08. A 6-month probationary period is required. This position is non-represented. The starting salary for the Psychologist Licensed is $56,647 per year plus excellent benefits. The pay schedule/range is 12/11. Applicants who have a doctoral degree in Psychology or a related field may receive add on pay. A 6-month probationary period is required.
The Psych Associate (A) position requires minimum of a Master s degree in an appropriate, recognized field of psychology from an accredited institution.
The Psychologist-Licensed requires applicants to be licensed as a psychologist by the Wisconsin Psychology Licensing Board. For specific information on licensing, contact the Dept. of Safety and Professional Services.
Dan Grogan, Human Resources Specialist, ,
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PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATE (A)
The Department of Health Services (DHS); Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (DMHSAS); Wisconsin Resource Center (WRC); in Winnebago is currently recruiting for Psychological Associates and Licensed Duties: Both positions provide direct services to offenders such as psychological consultation services to institution/facility/school administration, designated review committees, consulting psychiatrists and other institution/facility and field staff involved in planning the total program of a given offender (e.g., medical, education, security, recreation and probation and parole staff); provide staff development and training; participate in clinical supervision and training to maintain, develop and refine clinical skills; participate in clinical research as directed.
Psychological Associates:You will receive professional direction from a licensed psychologist while performing the duties listed above. For those interested, The Department of Health Services provides required supervision for post doctorate licensing. Doctorate level Psychological Associates may provide clinical supervision to students in professional psychology.
Psychologists - Licensed:In addition to the duties listed above, you will provide clinical supervision to interns in professional psychology; assist in providing clinical supervision to unlicensed staff seeking licensure in Wisconsin; determine offender''s needs under Chapter 55 and 880 of the Wisconsin Statutes; arrange for voluntary transfers to approved treatment facilities under Chapter 51; provide expert testimony in court as defined under Wisconsin Statutes. Provide on-call emergency services as assigned, and provide court required assessments of patients committed or in the process of commitment under Chapter 980 may be required.
Special Notes: Due to the nature of the position, all applicants who may be appointed to this position will be required to allow the Department of Health Services to conduct a background check to determine whether the circumstances of any conviction may be related to the job being filled.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of the theory, principles and practices of psychology subject matter areas including psychology of personality, developmental psychology, psychopathology, psychophysiology, learning, perception, motivation, thinking, emotion and interpersonal relationships - and knowledge of these general areas as they apply to understanding and rehabilitating criminal behavior. Knowledge of theory, principles and practices of clinical psychology; theory and techniques of measurement, testing and psychological assessment; principles and practices of psychological diagnosis; theory and practice of psychological consultation; methods of scientific inquiry and research, including research design, statistical analysis and the preparation of research reports; skill in analyzing and integrating assessment information and communicating such in written psychological reports.
The Psychological Associate A requires a Master s degree in Clinical Psychology, Forsensic Psychology, Counseling Psychology, or Mental Health Counseling in a Psychology program (meaning a Department or School of Psychology) from an accredited university, college or professional school.
The Psychologist-Licensed requires applicants to be licensed as a psychologist by the Wisconsin Psychology Licensing Board. For specific information on licensing, contact the Department of Safety and Professional Services at or To Apply: To be considered for this position, you will need to create an account and apply online. For instructions, click on the following link:s/public/links_page_?pageid=756. You must apply online to be considered for this position. Application materials will not be accepted if received in an e-mail, as a hard copy or a fax. If you encounter technical issues or need assistance using the system, please contact the Office of State Employment Relations . Please provide your complete phone number in your will be required to upload a current resume and answer the following: 1. Do you have a Master s degree in Clinical Psychology, Forsensic Psychology, Counseling Psychology, or Mental Health Counseling in a Psychology program (meaning a Department or School of Psychology) from an accredited university, college or professional school? 2. Do you have a current license as a Psychologist from the Wisconsin Psychology Licensing Board? (For specific information on licensing, contact the Department of Safety and Professional Services at or may not be substituted for item responses. Resumes are for supplemental purposes only and will not be reviewed. Application materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process. Application deadline isNovember 5, 2012.