Clinical Psychologist - Mental Health Clinic (MHC)


Vacancy ID: 822485   Announcement Number: 822485AC   USAJOBS Control Number: 335345500

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

822485
1. Title of Job

Clinical Psychologist - Mental Health Clinic (MHC)
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

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

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

11
12
13

11. Miscellaneous Information

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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

16. Availability Date

17. Service Computation Date

18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Clinical Psychologist MHC

21. Geographic Availability

062250053 Monterey, CA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

INSTRUCTIONS: A-YES B-NO
Select the appropriate answer to the statement below:

1. I am a United States Citizen

A. YES
B. NO

2. Are you proficient in basic written and spoken English? In accordance with 38 U.S.C. 7402(d), no person shall serve in direct patient care positions unless they are proficient in basic written and spoken English. You must be proficient in basic written and spoken English in order to perform the duties of this position.

A. YES
B. NO

3. Do you possess a Doctoral degree in Psychology from an accredited college or university whose curriculum psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) and by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs; and full curriculum in clinical or counseling psychology or other specialty area of psychology pertinent to the position being filled? The specialty area of the degree must be the same as that in which the applicant is to be employed; and Completed a professional psychology internship training program accredited by the APA and which are satisfactory to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs? (TRANSCRIPTS REQUIRED).

A. YES
B. NO

4. For GS-11: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement above, do you possess any of the following; Do you possess one (1) year of specialized experience that equips you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position at the GS-11 level? To be creditable, this experience must have been equivalent to at least the GS-09 level related to the position. Specialized experience is professional experience that equips the applicant with the knowledge, skills and ability to apply, a wide range of professional psychological theories and assessment methods to a variety of patient populations, ability to develop coherent treatment strategies and the ability to incorporate new clinical procedures?

A. YES
B. NO

5. For GS-12: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement above, do you possess any of the following; Do you possess one (1) year of specialized experience that equips you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position at the GS-12 level? To be creditable, this experience must have been equivalent to at least the GS-11 level related to the position. Specialized experience is professional experience that equips the applicant with the knowledge, skills and ability to apply, a wide range of professional psychological theories and assessment methods to a variety of patient populations, ability to develop coherent treatment strategies and the ability to incorporate new clinical procedures?

A. YES
B. NO

6. For GS-13: In addition to meeting the basic education requirement above, do you possess any of the following; Do you possess one (1) year of specialized experience that equips you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position at the GS-13 level? To be creditable, this experience must have been equivalent to at least the GS-12 level related to the position. Specialized experience is professional experience that equips the applicant with the knowledge, skills and ability to apply a wide range of advanced professional psychological theories and assessment methods to a variety of patient populations, the ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and behavioral health, and knowledge of clinical research literature-AND-- Hold a full, current, and unrestricted license to practice psychology at the doctoral level in a State, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States (e.g., Puerto Rico), or the District of Columbia?

A. YES
B. NO


For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. If you are using OPM form 1203-FX, darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 32. 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 I am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

7. Provides a full range of psycho-diagnostic services including interview-based and self-report screenings for Axis I and other psychological disorders.

8. Provides crisis intervention and emergent mental health services as needed, including implementing legal holds.

9. Participates effectively as a member of a multi- or inter-professional team.

10. Consults with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues, as needed.

11. Is responsible for timely completion of all clinical charting and documentation required by the Medical Center or healthcare system, as appropriate.

A-YES
B-NO

12. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibility may be cancelled; I may be denied an appointment; or I may be removed and debarred from Federal Service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated and that responding "No"or providing no response to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. YES, I understand the information provided above and certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.
B. NO, I do not certify this information and do not wish to be considered for this position.