The Oklahoman

Oklahoma Jobs & Oklahoma City Career Search

18 days old
2018-06-222018-07-22

PSYCHOLOGIST

The GEO Group
Hinton, Oklahoma
  • Jobs Rated
    89th

PSYCHOLOGIST in Hinton, OK at The Geo Group


QUALIFIED CANDIDATE IS ELIGIBLE FOR A

$5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS AND UP TO A

$5,000 RELOCATION PACKAGE

Job Description

Facility: GREAT PLAINS CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

Summary

  • Evaluates detainees/inmates for mental, emotional and behavioral disorders. Diagnoses disorders and determines the appropriate course of treatment. Responsible for directing and coordinating mental health functions as well as supervising and training staff members.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs psychological evaluation on detainee/inmate population for mental, emotional and behavioral disorders. Diagnoses disorders, including nature and extent. Determines the appropriate course of treatment.
  • Evaluates detainees/inmates mental status as to the need for transfer.
  • Provides psychotherapy counseling to treat illness or distress.
  • Possesses a complete awareness of psychotropic medications, but cannot prescribe.
  • Instructs staff and officers in suicide identification and subsequent prevention techniques.
  • Provides in-service education for medical and correctional staff as required. Performs and trains staff on crisis intervention techniques.
  • Performs administrative duties in keeping accurate records of detainee/inmate contact, documenting all services provided, filling out required reports and analyses as required.
  • Consults with the Physician or Psychiatrist as needed for the proper health care needs of the detainee/inmate.
  • Participates in review of the quality of care provided.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Ph.D, Psy.D, or EdD in Psychology from an accredited university.
  • Current license in Psychology in the state in which the facility is located or licensure/certification in accordance with contract requirements. (Current copy of license must be on file at the facility at all times.)
  • Two (2) years of correctional work experience is preferred.

 

Click here to apply.

Categories

Jobs Rated Reports for Psychologist

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

PSYCHOLOGIST

The GEO Group
Hinton, Oklahoma

Share this job

PSYCHOLOGIST

The GEO Group
Hinton, Oklahoma

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Psychologist
89th2018 - Psychologist
Overall Rating: 89/220
Median Salary: $97,740

Work Environment
Fair
122/220
Stress
High
167/220
Growth
Fair
90/220
Powered ByCareerCast