Senior Psychologist

State Of North Carolina Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 months ago

Description of Work


This position is located at Central Prison Health Complex in Raleigh, NC.

The position will be responsible for providing direct psychological services at a high level of clinical expertise. The position independently serves as an expert in performing:

  • Advanced testing, assessment and Treatment of complex behavioral, emotional and learning disorders;

  • Must be eligible to provide board approved supervision of other psychologists as needed;

  • Able to recognize expert consultative work within the area of psychological services;

  • Must be able to confer with administrative, programs, educational, custody personnel as required;

Duties may include providing quality control monitoring, clinical training and applied research as well as coordinating or supervising a small program or sub-unit and/or acting as a lead over professionals other than psychologists.

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with State Benefits.

Note to Current State Employees:

The salary grade for this position is GN17. State employees are encouraged to apply for positions of interest even if the salary grade is the same as, or lower than, their current position.

If selected for this position, a new salary will be recalculated taking into consideration the quantity of relevant education and experience, funding availability, and internal equity. Based upon these factors, a pay increase MAY result.

About the NC Department of Public Safety (DPS):

DPS is the largest state agency with more than 26,000 employees. It is responsible for safeguarding and preserving the lives and property of its citizens through prevention, protection, and preparation.

We have a mission that matters! Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

The Knowledge, Skills and Abilities listed below, along with the Minimum Education and Experience requirements, are REQUIRED to qualify for this position. We will not review resumes in lieu of Experience and Education listed on the application. Click these links for additional information: Introduction to the Job Application and Addressing Knowledge, Skills and Abilities. (Note: These links were created for applicants of Dept. of Public Safety jobs and may not reflect the policies or procedures of other State agencies.)

To qualify for this position, applicants must document on the application that they possess ALL of the following:

  • Documented knowledge of cause and effects of atypical and disruptive behavior patterns through knowledge principles of therapeutic intervention, including interpretive therapy and behavior modification or curriculum design. (must be documented within the application)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of projective and objective psychological, educational, and developmental test including those of a complex, comprehensive nature.

  • Demonstrated skill in the proper application and interpretation of those test, and in preparing and presenting comprehensive and cohesive reports. Skills in relating expressively and dynamically with others.

Management Preference: Candidates with prior experience providing psychological supervision to other Psychologists or Psychological Associates. Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Eligibility for licensure in North Carolina under the provisions of the NC Psychology Practice Act (G.S. 90-270) and two years of professional psychological experience, one of which must be postdoctoral. Refer to the law for specifics regarding experience requirements.

Supplemental and Contact Information

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS) is an Equal Opportunity Employerwho embraces an Employment First philosophy which consists of complying with all federallaws, state laws and Executive Orders. We are committed to reviewing requests for reasonable accommodation at any time during the hiring process or while on the job.

DPS uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Human Resources Act with the most qualified individuals. Hiring salary will be based on relevant qualifications, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the advertised position.

  • Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach aDD-214 Member-4 Form(Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty) to their applications.

  • If applicants earned college credit hours but did not complete a degree program, they must attach an unofficial transcript to each application to receive credit for this education.

  • If applying for a position certified through the NC Department of Justice - Criminal Justice Standards Division, click this link for specific certification requirements: Correctional & Probation/Parole Officer Certification.

  • The NC Department of Public Safety must adhere to the US Department of Justice Final Rule on the "National Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Prison Rape." Click this link for information on hiring and promotion prohibition requirements for all positions in the NC Department of Public Safety: PREA Hiring and Promotion Prohibitions.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status." If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by management. If you are no longer under consideration, you will receive an email notification.

For technical issues with your application, please call the Applicant Support Help Line at 855-524-5627. If there are any questions about this posting other than your application status, please contact Teresa Kelly, or 704-797-4691

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Remote Psychologist Telehealth

Brightside Health Inc

Posted 4 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-12-15T00:00 Therapist, Counselor, or Psychologist - Remote Telehealth Brightside ( is a better approach to depression and anxiety care. We utilize a therapy program based on the Unified Protocol, which is informed by cognitive-behavioral therapy. The Unified Protocol is an empirically supported treatment that has been shown to successfully treat a wide range of emotional disorders. At Brightside, we combine our therapy program with a team of experienced mental health leaders to deliver personalized, evidence-based, and effective therapy. Brightside is on a mission to be the best and largest provider of technology-based depression and anxiety care in the U.S. We help reduce the repetitive aspects of depression and anxiety care by digitizing individualized psychoeducation and treatment planning so that you can apply your advanced therapy skills where they have the biggest impact - providing thoughtful support, guidance, and problem-solving in partnership with your client. Brightside offers the opportunity to break down barriers to accessing evidence-based therapies and truly shape the future of depression and anxiety care in the U.S. We're seeking forward-thinking therapists, licensed clinical social workers, professional counselors, mental health counselors, and clinical psychologists who understand the magnitude of the challenge and want to be part of the solution. Your Role: * Provide cognitive-behavioral therapy through weekly synchronous live video sessions and asynchronous messaging to adults with anxiety, depression, and other related conditions * Leverage your evidence-based case conceptualization and intervention skills to tailor Brightside's proprietary treatment plans to individual member needs and goals * Draw on automatically administered symptom, functional improvement, and goal progress measures to adjust the treatment plan * Maintain timely clinical documentation through our user-friendly therapist portal * Provide consultation and direct assistance in risk assessment, including referrals to emergency services and safety planning * Serve an integral role in the evolution of our therapy platform content, provider platform, and care model by collaborating with our Clinical and Product teams * Maintain high ethical standards What You'll Gain: * Unprecedented impact: No longer bound by the traditional, in-person, 50-minute-hour model, you'll be able to bring evidence-based approaches, and therefore rapid relief and functional improvement, to a much wider range of adults with depression and/or anxiety. * Professional growth opportunities and clinical support: Access to original digital therapy sessions drawing on empirically-supported CBT for anxiety and depression. Obtain clinical consultation on case conceptualization, treatment planning, and stuck points from fellow clinicians and the Director of Clinical Therapy. Stay connected via monthly therapist open forums, therapist community outreach, and continuing education events. * Flexible hours and location: Since contact with members occurs exclusively through asynchronous messaging and synchronous video appointments, there's no need to trek to an office. Create the hours you want to work and manage your members from your phone or laptop, anywhere! * Custom-built tools: Enjoy our easy-to-use practice management, EMR, and crisis protocol tools designed by our fleet of in-house clinicians and engineers. * Highly competitive compensation What We're Looking For: * Master's degree in psychology or counseling (e.g., MA, MS, MSW, MFT, MHC) from an accredited program * An unrestricted license in the state where you reside (e.g., LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, LPC). * Licensed independently for at least 1 year * At least 2 years of experience providing CBT-based interventions with adults with depression and anxiety. * Experience conducting interventions with the Unified Protocol is preferred, but not required * Continued commitment to learning evidence-based best practices for the treatment of depression and anxiety * Commitment to measurement-based care * Tech-savviness and enthusiasm for integrating digital solutions into psychotherapy * A high degree of responsivity and willingness to collaborate with Brightside's team of clinical and tech experts * Excellent written and therapeutic feedback skills * Ability to work remotely with high-speed internet connection Brightside Health Inc Raleigh NC

Senior Psychologist

State Of North Carolina