Clinical Psychologist


Vacancy ID: 775371   Announcement Number: NCMD12168141775371D   USAJOBS Control Number: 329854300

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 775371


1. Title of Job

Clinical Psychologist


2. Biographic Data

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3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

How did you find out about this position?  Your response will help us to focus future recruitment efforts to areas which work well to reach talented applicants. 
802 Army Civilian Service website (www.armycivilianservice.com)
803 USAJOBS website (www.usajobs.gov)
804 Social media such as LinkedIn, Facebook (please identify social media source in the box below)
805 Another internet source (please identify internet source in the box below)
806 Job supervisor
807 An Army employee, not the position supervisor
808 Job Fair (please identify job fair location in the box below)
809 School Placement/Career Office
810 Employment Office
811 Advertisement (please identify advertisement source in the box below)

Please use the box below to provide any additional information, or to identify where or from whom you first heard about the vacancy if your source is not listed above. 
12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

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16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

Select the occupational specialty code. The specialty code

for this position is 001. Please note that you must select the specialty code before proceeding to the next question. 

 

Code is defined below:

 

 


001 Clinical Psychologist

21. Geographic Availability

Select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


482437027 Fort Hood, TX

22. Transition Assistance Plan

In this section indicate if you are a surplus or displaced Federal employee requesting special priority consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP).

Note: To receive consideration for CTAP or ICTAP, you must submit the necessary supporting documentation. Refer to the vacancy announcement for additional information and instructions.


23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Thank you for your interest in a Clinical Psychologist position with the Department of the Army.
We will evaluate your resume and your response to this Occupational Questionnaire to determine if you are among the best qualified for this position. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

1. The Clinical Psychologist occupation has specific educational requirements which apply to all positions. From the options below, select the one which describes your educational background. Education must have been completed in a U.S. college, university, or other educational institution that has been accredited by one of the accrediting agencies or associations recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

A. I have a Doctoral Degree (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology. (NOTE: You must provide transcripts with your application package.)
B. My education is not reflected in the above statement.

2. Select the one statement that best describes the experience you possess that demonstrates your ability to perform the work of a Clinical Psychologist at the GS-13 grade level or equivalent pay band in the Federal Service. Please note that your resume must support the response you select.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 in the Federal service which includes include performing bio-psychological social evaluations, conducting psychological testing, and providing individual or group counseling to patients experiencing insomnia symptoms.
B. My experience is not reflected in the statement above.

For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- Yes.
B- No.


3. This position requires that you have a current, active, valid, and unrestricted license as a psychologist in a State, the District of Columbia, or a territory of the United States. Do you self-certify that you possess this license? (NOTE: If you answer "Yes" you must provide copy of your license with your application package.)


For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

4. Conduct comprehensive psychotherapy evaluations on patients with Sleep Disorder/Insomnia.

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Formulate diagnostic impressions consistent with established/current classification system for sleep disorders (ICSD).

6. Conduct evaluations of referred individuals to identify level of required treatment.

7. Perform clinical assessments to inform patients of their status and treatment needs.

8. Consult with other professionals to discuss therapies, treatments, counseling resources, and/or techniques as needed.

9. Analyze data such as interview notes, test results, and reference manuals to diagnose the nature of clients' problems.

For each response of "E" above, please indicate what position(s) on your resume supports this response (include title, organization & date). If you fail to include this information, your application will be considered incomplete and you will be removed from consideration for this position.

For EACH task, choose the statement that best describes your experience and/or training. Please note that your answers will be verified against the information you provided in your resume.

10. Develop therapeutic relationships to develop best course of treatment for the patient with Sleep Disorder/Insomnia.

11. Develop therapeutic/treatment plans that incorporate clients' interests, abilities, and needs to improve recovery.

12. Evaluate results of treatment techniques to determine the reliability and validity of treatments.

13. Administer and interpret psychological tests to assess relaxation techniques.

14. Counsel patients on primary problems/illnesses associated with sleep disorder to assure their understanding of proposed treatments.

15. Prepare written findings and diagnosis to make sure that patient assessments and treatments are well documented.

16. Conduct ongoing review of patient's progress to make any necessary adjustments to treatment plans.

For each response of "E" above, please indicate what position(s) on your resume supports this response (include title, organization & date). If you fail to include this information, your application will be considered incomplete and you will be removed from consideration for this position.

For EACH task, choose the statement that best describes your experience and/or training. Please note that your answers will be verified against the information you provided in your resume.

17. Analyze data for evaluation of patient progress and treatment program.

18. Utilize data management tools to maintain patient files, prepare monthly reports, and correspondence.

19. Conduct peer review of case records to assure established professional standards are met.

20. Maintain confidentiality of patient records to avoid misuse and inappropriate exposure of patient's medical information.

21. Collect data and submit progress reports on a regular and recurring basis to meet program and command requirements.

22. Maintain case files (including activities, progress notes, evaluations, and recommendations) to assure consistency of care.

23. Document case records with established clinical standards of care.

For each response of "E" above, please indicate what position(s) on your resume supports this response (include title, organization & date). If you fail to include this information, your application will be considered incomplete and you will be removed from consideration for this position.

24. Your responses to the Occupational Questionnaire, along with your resume and all supporting documentation, are subject to evaluation and verification to ensure accuracy. Please take this opportunity to review your responses to ensure their accuracy.
Failing to select a response will result in your application packet being removed from consideration.

A. Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be rated lower and/or I may be removed from further consideration.
B. No, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.