Seeking a full-time Psychologist to join the team at Providence Medical Associates Wateridge clinic in the greater Los Angeles area. In this role, you will evaluate and treat patients with mental health and substance abuse disorders, using appropriate DSM IV criteria. This position will work primarily in the Primary Care clinic as a regular team member and provide brief assessment, intervention and onsite consultation to the Primary Care team regarding psychiatric/psychosocial concerns and health behavior change. Bring comprehensive Behavioral Health care to patients in a Primary Care setting and experience a healthy work-life balance in Los Angeles, California.
Two years of clinical experience in the provision of Behavioral Health services to a wide range of patients required
Ability to provide clinical services in Spanish to meet the needs of the local community is preferred
Must be licensed in the State of California to practice independently as a Psychologist (PhD or PsyD)
Duties include a variety of brief psychotherapy techniques including crisis intervention, cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, family, marital and supportive approaches
Where You'll Work
Providence Medical Associates is comprised of 200 physicians, a post-acute team and several urgent care centers. In addition to primary care services, Providence Medical Associates has an extensive panel of specialty physicians working in OB-GYN, endocrinology, podiatry and rheumatology, among others. This team provides convenient care to the South Bay, mid-Los Angeles, San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valley communities.
Where You'll Live
Los Angeles is the second most populous city in the United States, outdone only by New York City. Nicknamed the City of Angels, LA is home to an estimated four million citizens and boasts a diverse economy, including a thriving entertainment industry. With an average of only 35 days with measurable precipitation annually, LA enjoys a Mediterranean climate with plenty of sunshine and blue skies which can be enjoyed on the area's iconic beaches.
Who You'll Work For
Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission - to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
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