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Forensic Psychologist

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MHM Services, Inc. Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Forensic Evaluator (Licensed Psychologist)

PRN (Flexible Schedule)

Work from home and Occasional Travel

MHM Solutions, Inc., in our exclusive partnership with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, provides medical professional staffing services to the Department of Human Services. MHM is a leading provider of specialized healthcare services to state and local government agencies nationwide. We currently provide healthcare services in 16 states, in over 300 facilities with more than 3,000 resources providing care on a daily basis.

The Department of Public Welfare, Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS) is seeking a Forensic Evaluator (Licensed Psychologist) to provide consultative services and perform forensic psychiatric and competency evaluations in the County and State jail/prison setting, prepare written reports on the evaluations, and be able to testify in court as required. This is a remote working position with some travel.

The Forensic Evaluator (LP) will provide forensic evaluations to determine competency to stand trial (CST) and if required in the court order, criminal responsibility. The evaluations will follow the competency format with inclusion of:

  • Overview of purpose of the evaluation

  • Identifying data, including data regarding competence to stand trial

  • Use of McGarry Criteria to form conclusions regarding the patient's ability to stand trial

  • Mental status examination and observations

  • Historical information relative to: physical health, medications, psychiatric history, education and employment, family history, legal history, drug and alcohol use

  • Final Report with conclusions

Please submit resumes to Nicole Collins, nicole@mhmcareers.com or call with any questions 571-321-5826

Qualifications

  • PA Licensed Psychologist

  • Experience in Forsenic training

  • Experience doing competency evaluations.

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Credentialing and background check.

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Forensic Psychologist

Expired Job

MHM Services, Inc.