Forensic Psychologist

Behavior Health Network Springfield , MA 01105

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Are you experienced in the field of Forensic Psychology?

Behavioral Health Network is looking for a licensed psychologist to work within its Adult Court Clinic program. Applicants must be licensed to practice psychology in Massachusetts.

Psychologists in BHN's Adult Court Clinic program provide many services to the trial courts in and around Springfield, including court-ordered evaluations of competence to stand trial, criminal responsibility, aid-in-sentencing, prisoner-in-need-of-treatment, and emergency evaluations for involuntary psychiatric and substance use treatment. The selected candidate will receive on-the-job training and supervision toward state credentialing as a Designated Forensic Professional. Forensic Psychologists' salary will be low to high $90,000, depending upon experience and credentialing, depending on credentialing.

BHN's Adult Court Clinic program consists of a multi-disciplinary professional team. They are approachable, collaborative, cohesive, down to earth, knowledgeable, and supportive colleagues. Team members are highly motivated, independent, and demonstrate exceptional organizational and clinical skills. They are well-respected in the courts in which they serve.

Behavioral Health Network is a growing nonprofit community behavioral health agency seeking caring and dedicated individuals who want to use their talents to help others. BHN offers a warm, supportive environment that values professional expertise and creative community building. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and supervision in a setting committed to increasing your ability to meet your personal career goals.

Job Requirements

Forensic Psychologists at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:

  • Ph.D. or Psy .D. in Psychology (required).

  • Licensed as a Psychologist in Massachusetts (required).

  • Clinical experience with adults with severe mental illness.

  • Strong assessment and writing skills.

  • Genuine desire to be a team player.

  • Bilingual Spanish/English (preferred).

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhnworks.org and click on "Browse All Jobs" to apply!


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