Job Description

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is a large and growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral health services with locations throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties. We are a well-established voice in the community with more than 115 sites, over seven hundred employees, and 40 years’ experience.

Join Southwest Behavioral & Health for exceptional growth opportunities driven by our promote-from-within philosophy. We provide an EXCELLENT compensation and benefits package, including immediate participation in our 403(b) program with 40% company match after 1 year of service. Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) includes 3 weeks of time-off your 1st year (available after 6 months) and increased vacation accruals after 2, 5 and 10 years of service! We offer low cost medical insurance and offer 100% company-paid dental, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, and Life coverage for employees. Other great benefits include 10 paid holidays, vision, licensure/certification reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, prescription drug discounts, chiropractic services, 100% paid Employee Assistance Program, and much more! 

We are currently seeking a Clinical Psychologist to join our Southwest Autism Center of Excellence! This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday.

In this position, you will provide timely, evidenced-based clinical and non-clinical support services to adults and children. Services will include testing, intakes, assessments, treatment planning, psychiatric support, in-office, and in-home therapeutic 1:1 and group interventions.    

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Functions as an integral part of an interdisciplinary team to develop and implement treatment or case plans, assessment criteria and programmatic goals, objectives and activities.
  • Provides clinical assessment and psychological testing.
  • Develops treatment plans for clients in conjunction with team members.
  • Attends and participates in-service training sessions and related training opportunities as made available, as well as appropriate staff meetings.
  • Provides therapy and/or clinical case management for a full caseload of families and/or their individual members.
  • Provides community consultation and education to community agencies, schools, and neighborhood groups.
  • Performs intakes and psychosocial assessments of individual members.
  • Conducts ongoing therapy with children and adults (individually and in-group as therapeutically indicated) within a brief therapy framework.
  • Conducts home visits as needed and case consultations with other agencies and organizations.
  • Maintains required number of client contact hours per week.
  • Completes required documentation in accordance with SBH standards.
  • Provide clinical supervision to doctoral level psychology students.
  • Supervise and sign off on completed assessments and intakes as a Clinical Liaison as required by appropriate RBHA and AHCCCS.
  • To ensure compliance & adequate services, additional job duties may be required to meet the needs of the program and or department.

Education & Qualifications:

  • Minimum requirement consists of a 21-year age
  • Doctoral Degree in Psychology
  • 2 years of post-licensure experience required
  • Independently licensed by the Arizona Board of Psychologist Examiners.
  • Must have fingerprint clearance issued by Arizona Department of Public Safety or eligible to receive within eight (8) weeks of hire.

Preferred: 

  • 4+ experience with working in the AHCCCS system
  • 2+ years’ experience with Integrated care
  • 2+ years’ experience with pain management        
  • 1 year's experience with the IDD/Autism population
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred

Application Instructions

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