Psychologist (Telehealth)


Vacancy ID: 982959   Announcement Number: WC-14-AIC-982959   USAJOBS Control Number: 353951200

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982959
1. Title of Job

Psychologist (Telehealth)
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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

122010086 Miami, FL

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Citizenship

A- Yes
B- No

1. Are you a Citizen of the United States?

English Proficiency

2. Are you proficient in spoken and written English as required by VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Chapter 3, Section A, Paragraph 3?

Verification Statement

3. Your rating is subject to verification based on the resume, narratives and other relevant documents you submit, and through verification of references as appropriate. Deliberate attempts to falsify information are grounds for non-selection and for termination. In addition, falsifying information on your application can result in your being barred from federal employment.
Are your answers accurate and complete?

Education

4. Do you have a doctoral degree in psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA)? (MUST SUBMIT COPY OF UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS WITH APPLICATION).

Internship

5. Have you successfully completed a professional psychology internship training program that has been accredited by APA?

Licensure

6. 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? (MUST SUBMIT COPY OF LICENSE WITH APPLICATION).

Experience GS-12

7. Do you have one (1) year of experience as a professional psychologist equivalent to at least the GS-11 in Federal Service?

Experience GS-13

8. Do you have two (2) years of experience as a professional psychologist, one of them equivalent to at least the GS-12 in Federal Service?

The following statements pertain to your ability to develop coherent treatment strategies for patients with psychiatric problems, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), with strategies including telemental health services.

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 is normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise

9. Develops coherent treatment strategies for patients with psychiatric problems, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), with strategies including telemental health services.

10. Diagnoses mental disorders, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

11. Conducts psychological and/or cognitive function assessments and neuropsychological screenings.

The following statements pertain to your ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and psychiatric problems including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), as well as to patients with psychological problems secondary to medical diagnoses. Consultations provided through telehealth, as needed and appropriate.

12. Provides professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and psychiatric problems, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), as well as to patients with psychological problems secondary medical diagnoses.

13. Provides consultations through telehealth.

14. Works effectively with treatment team to develop coherent treatment services and strategies for patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including case management.

The following statements pertain to your ability to provide appropriate psychological services to people in remote locations, in both individual and group settings, through telehealth processes.

15. Treats mental disorders through a variety of modalities, both by telemental health and in person, and provides adjunctive interventions for treatment of medical disorders.

16. Provides individual psychotherapeutic and clinical services, including Evidence Based Psychotherapies, to others in remote locations using telemental health equipment and procedures.

17. Delivers group psychotherapeutic and educational services to others in remote locations using telemental health equipment and procedures.

The following statements pertain to your knowledge of, and ability to apply, advanced professional psychological theories and techniques to the full range of patient populations, particularly psychiatric patients, chronic mentally ill, and individuals with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), including techniques which involve telemental health services.

18. Diagnoses mental disorders and conducts psychological and cognitive function assessments, both by telemental health and in person.

19. Develops, documents and updates treatment plans.

20. Performs evaluations for psychodiagnosis, treatment planning, and functional evaluations, both by telemental health and in person.

The following statements pertain to your Ability to provide clinical services, including evidence-based psychotherapies, psychological assessment, and psychoeducation in both individual and group settings.

21. Provides individual and group psychotherapeutic interventions both by telemental health and in person.

22. Provides psychoeducational individual and group services, both by telemental health and in person.

23. Provides psychological assessment both by telemental health services and in person.