Psychologist, TIRR Inpatient - Spinal Cord Injury Team
Company: Memorial Hermann
Posted on: August 7, 2022
At Memorial Hermann, we're about creating exceptional
experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to
provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that
develop and grow careers in a team-oriented environment focused on
patient care. Every employee, at every level, begins their journey
at Memorial Hermann learning about the history of the organization
and its established culture built on trust and integrity. Our
employees drive this culture, and we want you to be a part of it.
Job Summary Provides psychological treatment and psychological
assessment services to hospital or program patients. Job
Description Location TIRR - Texas Medical Center Minimum
Qualifications Education: Doctoral degree in clinical psychology,
clinical neuropsychology or counseling psychology (because of the
training required by this degree, understanding of normal
development and aging is implied) Licenses/Certifications: Current
license to practice psychology from the Texas Board of Examiners of
Psychology or eligibility for such licensure; Must be licensed
within six (6) months of employment Experience / Knowledge /
Skills: * One (1) year prior experience as a member of a
multidisciplinary team in either rehabilitation or psychiatric
setting; preference will be given to candidates with prior brain
injury rehabilitation experience
* Must be able to work weekends, evenings and holidays as
* Possess basic knowledge of software packages; experience with
window based programs preferred
* Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by
integrating our culture in all internal and external customer
interactions; delivers on our brand promise of "we advance health"
through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration,
compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann.
Principal Accountabilities * Provides psychological assessment and
psychological treatment (individual, group and family) in
accordance with Ethical Principles of Psychologists and the
Guidelines for the Practice of Clinical Psychology.
* Interacts effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary
* Trains and supervises psychology residents, practicum students
* Consistently performs role as primary therapist as assigned by
the Manager in accordance with ethical principles that govern the
practice of psychology. This includes interacting effectively on
clients' behalf with external case managers, DARS, insurance
company representatives, employers, schools and other health care
* Completes special projects such as participation in
presentations, research and others as assigned by the Manager.
* Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors; adheres to all
Memorial Hermann policies, procedures, and standards within
budgetary specifications including time management, supply
management, productivity and quality of service.
* Promotes individual professional growth and development by
meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills
competency; supports department-based goals which contribute to the
success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor and
resource to less experienced staff.
* Other duties as assigned.
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