UCHealth is hiring behavioral health clinicians to work in each of our primary care clinics in the North region to include: Longmont, Ft. Collins, Greeley, Loveland and the surrounding areas. This is part of our new Behavioral Health Integration Plan.
Summary: Provides therapeutic evaluation and treatment of patients with psychological disorders.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Responsibilities: Assesses a patient's psychological status and provides appropriate interventions and treatments such as relapse prevention for addictive behaviors and coping skills for stress management.
Collaborates with nursing and ancillary services to provide appropriate psychological therapy for patients. Refers patients to other disciplines for consult and evaluation as indicated.
Provides psychological expertise and education to a multidisciplinary team of professionals. Acts as resource to other disciplines on patient problems related to depression, anxiety, stress and behavior modification.
Develops and provides educational resources to the community that may include public speaking events, news releases and other forms of publications.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Required Education: Doctoral degree in Psychology.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Psychologist.
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Internal Number: 15226
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