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Psychologist- PhD or PsyD

Requisition #

55723BR

Physical Location

Faribault, Minnesota

Posted Date

08-Oct-2019

Dept. Name

AHC Faribault

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 13 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 55723
  • Conducts psychological assessments and interventions in the primary care setting
  • May serve adult, child and adolescent patient populations
  • Provide 36 patient contact hours per week
  • Provide direct clinical care in psychology, including brief assessments and interventions, in a primary care setting
  • Develop behaviorally-focused, outcomes-based treatment plans of care that address mental health, functional impairment, and co-occurring addictive or medical disorders
  • Engage the patient and family to develop treatment plans that address identified goals in psychotherapy
  • Assess and utilize various treatment modalities (individual, family, group or focused/short session psychotherapy)
  • Champion primary care behavioral health, a model of integrated care that focuses on the full spectrum of patient health through close collaboration with multi-disciplinary primary care teams
  • Consult with primary care providers to assist with ongoing management of the behavioral health needs of their patients
  • Develop and lead staff education in psychological issues
  • Participate in relevant and ongoing professional training
  • Demonstrates and adheres to Allina's commitment to care

Education

  • Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years licensed practice in psychological services preferred
  • Experience in the field of health psychology and/or the primary care environment would be highly desirable

Skills

  • Team-oriented
  • Relates well with patients, families and multi-disciplinary clinical partners
  • Practices evidence-based decision making and supports clinical quality improvement
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates empathy and sensitive listening/questioning abilities
  • Exhibits time efficiency, flexibility and ability to manage in a high paced environment

Licensure/Certification

  • Licensed in the State of MN

Work Schedule

Full time position M- F with variable hours.

Location/Community Information

Located only twenty-five minutes south of the Twin Cities Metro Area, off I-35, the city of Faribault is built along the banks of the Straight and Cannon Rivers. Faribault enjoys the advantages and conveniences of being near a major metropolitan center while providing the livability of a small town. The community is home to several businesses including "Tilt-A-Whirl", Faribault Woolen Mills, Turkey Store Products, and Faribault Foods Butter Kernel vegetables. There is also a community college in town with two universities located in the city of Northfield, ten miles away. Faribault is also home to the Minnesota Academies for the Blind and Deaf. The historic downtown, accessible shopping centers, friendly neighborhoods, excellent schools, and extensive recreation and cultural opportunities make Faribault a wonderful place to work and live.

Faribault:

  • Located 25 minutes South of the Twin Cities Metro Area
  • Population = 21,400
  • Service Area = 62,815

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

55723BR
Mental Health / Social Svcs