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PINNACLE HEALTH SYSTEM (PinnacleHealth)

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Organization

PINNACLE HEALTH SYSTEM (PinnacleHealth)

Location

Harrisburg, PA, United States

Education Level

PhD

Work Experience

0-1 Year

Availability

Open

Job Category

Academic

Psychologist

About the Organization

About the Job

Job Summary:  Under minimal supervision, this employee is responsible for the delivery of a variety of mental health treatment modalities including individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, and psychological testing. This position requires skills necessary to coordinate and deliver comprehensive treatment, including acting as primary therapist to a specific caseload, formulating and updating treatment plans, case management duties, and providing community education/consultation.


Job Requirements:  

  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of a wide range of personality dynamics, abnormal behavior, and developmental issues. 
  • Knowledge of a wide range of mental health treatment modalities including individual therapy, group therapy, family therapy, milieu therapy, at a level normally acquired by completion of a master’s degree in psychology, and knowledge of specialized modalities as appropriate to the clinician’s education and training. 
  • Demonstrates competency, knowledge and skill with appropriate treatment modalities to serve targeted age group. 
  • Analytical planning and decision-making skills necessary to effectively make accurate and rapid judgments in critical situations. 
  • These skills and abilities should be acquired during at least five years of experience, three of which should be postgraduate, in a mental health related field. 
  • Must have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. Licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

 

PinnacleHealth (PINNACLE HEALTH) System in Harrisburg is one of Pennsylvania’s top hospitals and a healthcare organization dedicated to maintaining and improving the health and quality of life for central Pennsylvania. A 600-bed hospital system, PinnacleHealth includes two acute care facilities, numerous primary and specialty care centers, physical therapy, orthopedic surgery, robotic surgery, cardiology, medical imaging, Magnet® nursing, and much more. EOE.

 

 

To explore all of our opportunities, please visit our website at pinnaclehealth.org/careers.

 

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