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Psychologist

Company: Curative
Location: Somerton
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Job Description:

Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Somerton, Arizona. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe

Psychologist, Outpatient, Arizona

Integrated Model, Employed,

Non-Profit with the County's only Autism Center

Join a long-standing, established community health organization committed to improving the quality of health and life of the community. This organization is rapidly expanding and seeking a Board Certified Psychologist or Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to provide services for the community. This non-profit organization is the premiere integrated healthcare organization in South Yuma County serving both adults and children. Our chosen candidate will be part of a care team of counselors, therapists, and clinicians working with both children and adults

• Develop and provide (and/or supervise) an autism social skills psychotherapy group for youth, throughout the school year and coordinate with services provided for parents.
• Supervise individual psychotherapy for children throughout the year and during the summer as needed.
• Provide group therapy/parenting support for caregivers, e.g. to educate parents about strategies that work with autism spectrum disorder kids & to provide social support.
• Provide individualized parenting support for caregivers via individual psychotherapy
• Newly updated and expanded facilities and we are the only Autism Center in Yuma County
• Competitive employed salary, DOE, with complete benefits package with Med/Den/Vis and 401k and more

Requirements:

• Masters or Doctoral degree in special ED, applied behavior analysis, psychology, or a related field.
• Must be in good standing with the regulatory board & strong background in behavioral programs.
• Three years of related professional experience designing & providing programs based on ABA to individuals with developmental disabilities.
• Two or more years of experience with the ability to obtain an Arizona license
• Knowledge of a variety of evidenced-based methodologies used for behavioral programs in the home, school, and community settings.

Yuma is one of the largest cities in the state and only a few hours' drive away from the beach, skiing, and close to several metro cities in Arizona, Nevada, and California. Why You Should Live Here:

• What are your favorite outdoor activities? Golfing, Hiking, marathon running, camping, Frisbee golf, off-road motorsports (amazing dunes), or hiking, you'll find plenty of opportunities to enjoy
• The Colorado River runs thru Yuma and beckons water activities such as kayaking/canoeing or jet skiing or a lazy day of fishing as well.
• Many annual local festivals: Tunes & Tacos; Tamale & Balloon Festival; Rio De Cerveza Beer Festival; Midnight at the Oasis Car Show/concerts and so much more
• Several private/public school options and a local community college with four AZ University extension degree programs available on campus
• 350 days of Sunshine and a little over 2.5 hours' drive to the beaches in San Diego and 2.5 hours drive to watch major league football/baseball in Phoenix!
• Local Airport and several International Airports are within driving distance

Job ID: JN -6


Keyphrases: psychiatry jobs, psychiatrist jobs, psychologist jobs, psychiatric nurse practitioner jobs

Keywords: Curative, Yuma , Psychologist, Healthcare , Somerton, Arizona

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