Clinical Psychologist


Vacancy ID: 816904   Announcement Number: NCMD12151899816904D   USAJOBS Control Number: 334718800

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 816904


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

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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:


158803003 Tripler Army Medical Center, HI

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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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. Your resume and the responses you provide to this assessment questionnaire will be used 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 your application.

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 Secretary, U.S. Department of Education.

A. I have satisfactorily completed all the requirements for a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) directly related to full professional work in clinical psychology.
(NOTE: You must submit your unofficial transcripts with your application package.)
B. My education is not reflective in the above statement.

2. Select the one statement that best describes the specialized experience that 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 grade level in the Federal Government which includes experience performing work in the specialized areas of psychopharmacology, medical consultation, personality assessment; use and interpretation of assessment instruments uncovering functional and organic aspects of pathology and behavior change of the client; providing clinical psychopharmacology supervision to fellows and staff; coordinating the practicum clinical psychopharmacology training for psychology postdoctoral fellows, residents and pre-doctoral interns; and providing psychopharmacology assessment and treatment.

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 a current, active, valid and unrestricted license as a Clinical Psychologist from a recognized licensing agency of a State, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, or the U.S. Virgin Islands. Do you possess a current, active, valid and unrestricted Clinical Psychologist license? (NOTE: You must provide a copy of your licensure with your application package.)

For each item, select the ONE response that most accurately describes your current level of experience and capability using the scale below.

A- I have no experience with performing these duties.
B- I have limited experience in performing these duties and will require additional guidance and/or supervision to perform at a proficient level.
C- I have experience performing these duties with minimal supervision or guidance.
D- I have performed this work behavior independently across a wide range of situations. I have assisted others in carrying out this work behavior. I seek guidance in carrying out this work behavior only in unusually complex situations.
E- I have supervised the performance of this task or I am normally the person who is consulted by workers/superiors to assist them with unusually complex situations related to this task because of my expertise.

4. Conduct clinical intakes, psychological assessments, neuropsychological assessments and psychotherapy to diagnose symptoms presented by patients.

5. Perform bio-psychological social evaluations to assess patient conditions and symptoms.

6. Evaluate the comprehensiveness of patient intake to ensure proper assessment of conditions and to determine appropriate treatment priorities.

7. Evaluate and approve referral sources to ensure patient receives appropriate care based on the diagnosis of symptoms.

8. Establish cooperative agreements and oversee the use of community resources.

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

For each of the following items, choose the statement that best describes your education and/or experience.

9. Develop treatment processes to address complex and unusual symptoms presented by patients.

10. Review and approve appropriate modality for each patient to ensure appropriate care is given.

11. Evaluate effectiveness of therapeutic efforts and make adjustment as the patient condition changes.

12. Develop treatment plans for the most severe cases to ensure most severe symptoms are treated appropriately.

13. Treat medical patients through psychopharmacology, psychotherapy strategies and other health psychology interventions.

14. Apply psychopharmacology interventions in multiple medical clinics and settings to include primary care, endocrinology, cardiology, and oncology.

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

For each of the following items, choose the statement that best describes your education and/or experience.

15. Serve as consultant to other staff and officials in the specialized area of clinical psychopharmacology to include comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, diagnosis, and treatment.

16. Communicate the results of the evaluations, taking full responsibility for the findings, interpretations, decisions, recommendations, and reports.

17. Participate in therapy program development and consultation with all levels of staff regarding the personality, social, environmental, and drug and alcohol aspects of the results as may relate to the behavioral change of the client.

18. Provide authoritative information in the specialized are of psychopharmacology and psychological evaluation and treatment.

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

For each of the following items, choose the statement that best describes your education and/or experience.

19. Develop, implement and evaluate professional development activities.

20. Coordinate and provide inter-departmental in-service training.

21. Provide clinical supervision to fellows and staff, to include planning the professional aspects of training.

22. Coordinate training of all practicum training for psychology postdoctoral fellows, residents and pre-doctoral interns.

23. Assist other training directors in assuring that the Clinical Psychology Training is consistent with guideline and procedures of the American Psychological Accreditation Committee.

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

24. Your responses to the Eligibility Assessment and 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.

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 consideration.
B. No, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.

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