Psychologist


Vacancy ID: 859896   Announcement Number: VHA-590-13-859896-TDM   USAJOBS Control Number: 339872400

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

859896
1. Title of Job

Psychologist
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 Psychologist

21. Geographic Availability

511180650 Hampton, VA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

24. Personal Background Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Are you a citizen of the United States?  (Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with chapter 3, section A, paragraph 3g

A. Yes
B. No

2.

Do you have a doctoral degree in psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).  The specialty area of the degree must be consistent with the assignment for which the applicant is to be employed AND (2) Have successfully completed a professional psychology internship training program that has been accredited by APA.

A. Yes
B. No

3.

Do you 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

4.

Are you proficient in both spoken and written English?  Psychologists must be proficient in spoken and written English in accordance with chapter 2, section D, paragraph 5a.

A. Yes
B. No

5. Do you have at least 1 year of experience as a professional psychologist equivalent to the next lower grade level (GS-11)?

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. 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- 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.

6.

Knowledge of, and ability to apply, a wide range of professional psychological theories and assessment methods to a variety of patient populations.

7. Ability to develop coherent treatment strategies.

8. Ability to incorporate new clinical procedures.

9. Do you have at least 1 additional year of experience as a psychologist equivalent to the next lower grade level (GS-12)?

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. 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- 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.

10.

Knowledge of, and ability to apply, advanced professional psychological theories and techniques to the full range of patient populations.

11.

Ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and behavioral health.

12. Knowledge of clinical research literature.

13.

Ability to provide supervision in areas related to behavioral health and social services provision in order to accomplish the organizational goals and objectives.

14.

Ability to provide fair, principled and decisive leadership for a work environment that promotes shared accountability.

15.

Knowledge of, and ability to apply, advanced professional psychological theories and techniques to the full range of patient populations.

16.

Ability to develop coherent treatment strategies.

17.

Ability to incorporate new clinical procedures.

18. Ability to work effectively with internal and external agencies, professionals, and multiple disciplines

19. Ability and experience with public speaking.

20.

Do you have the ability to provide a full range of psycho-diagnostic services including assessment and using the most appropriate psychotherapeutic techniques in providing quality care?

A. Yes
B. No

21.

Do you have experience with a full range of therapeutic interventions including individual psychotherapy and or counseling, group therapy, and or family therapy and counseling?

A. Yes
B. No

22.

Do you have knowledge and experience in crisis intervention with patients who have mental illness, psychosocial issues, and health risks?

A. Yes
B. No

23.

Do you have knowledge and experience with administration and interpretation of psychometric tests (objective) and interpretation of psychometric tests (projective)?

A. Yes
B. No

Certification of Understanding - Select the appropriate answer to the statement below.  Failure to provide an answer will result in your not being considered for this position.

24.

 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 eligibilities 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
B. No