Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Staff Psychologist in Boston, Massachusetts
Job LocationBoston, Massachusetts
Req ID 18538BR
Department Description: nullJob Location: Boston, MAReq ID: 18538BRJob Summary: The psychologist performs culturally sensitive recovery oriented, short-term treatment for Spanish-speaking patients by incorporating existing evidence-based treatment methods.
Conducts initial psychological evaluations. Provides culturally sensitive evidence-based short-term individual and group mental health treatment.
Participates in interdisciplinary meetings and interfaces with providers throughout the hospital.
Contributes to educational and research activities. Becomes involved in mental health didactics for primary care clinics, community health centers and other specialty clinics.
Assists in supervision of trainees affiliated with the program both from a research and clinical perspective.
Doctoral degree required in Psychology.
License required: State
1-3 years related work experience required.
Minimum of two years of post-doctoral training in clinical neuropsychology required and eligible for board certification.
Experience with computer systems required, including web based applications and some Microsoft Office applications which may include Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Access.
- Background in neuropsychological assessment is preferred with training in the field of behavioral medicine and cognitive behavioral therapy with diverse patient populations. Trained in motivational interviewing, CBT and DBT.
Written Communications: Ability to summarize and communicate in English moderately complex information in varied written formats to internal and external customers.
Oral Communications: Ability to comprehend and communicate complex verbal information in English to medical center staff, patients, families and external customers.
Knowledge: Ability to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of concepts, practices and policies with the ability to use them in complex varied situations.
Team Work: Ability to act as a team leader for small projects or work groups, creating a collaborative and respectful team environment and improving workflows. Results may impact the operations of one or more departments.
Customer Service: Ability to provide a high level of customer service and staff training to meet customer service standards and expectations for the assigned unit(s). Resolves service issues in the assigned unit(s) in a timely and respectful manner.
Age based Competencies:
Employees in this job must be competent to provide patient care to the following age groups: Young adult: 16-30 years, Middle Age: 30 - 60 years, Elderly: 60 -.
Physical Nature of the Job:
Sedentary work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally in carrying, lifting, pushing, pulling objects. Sitting most of the time, with walking and standing required only occasionally