Rutgers University Correctional Health Care (UCHC) is seeking a Mental Health Clinician II for the South Woods State Prison Facility located in Bridgeton, New Jersey. The Mental Health Clinician II completes specialized psychological testing and assessment of clinical needs of adult inmates sentenced to the Department of Corrections.
Among the key duties for this position are the following:
Arrives at DSM IV multi-axial diagnoses with precision and accuracy by the end of the evaluation sessions.
Makes clinically based decisions regarding appropriateness for treatment, as well as preferred treatment modality.
Provides psychological testing and evaluations of referred adult inmates ages 18 and up.
Provides direct clinical and administrative supervision as assigned to staff and trainees.
Collects, maintains and provides management information and data as required by the supervisor.
Shows leadership and initiative in support of the overall UCHC mission.