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Job TitleLicensed Clinical Psychologist
Job Title NoteWill County Court Services – River Valley Detention Center
Job SummaryRESPONSIBLE FOR: Maintain a therapeutic caseload of detained youth to provide as needed, weekly, or biweekly psychotherapy. Facilitate weekly psycho-educational group therapy sessions with detained youth. Complete court-ordered psychological evaluations and screens on detained and out of custody court-involved youth. Provide crisis intervention services with at-risk youth detained at RVDC. Provide mental health consultation during 24-hour disciplinary reviews, and complete daily segregation checks when necessary. Participate in on-call, 24/7 mental health crisis rotation. Complete court-ordered forensic evaluations, including competency, criminal responsibility, and psychosexual evaluations, for in-custody and out of custody defendants for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court. Appear in Court when necessary to provide testimony on cases. Provide clinical supervision to students when assigned. Assist in case management when assigned. Maintain adequate records of all clinical work as outlined under the ethical guidelines of the American Psychological Association (APA) and RVJC protocol. Complete special projects as indicated by the Chief Psychologist.
Minimum QualificationsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:A Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, licensure to practice in the State of Illinois; experience with Fitness/Sanity Evaluations. GENERAL SKILLS: In addition to the minimum qualifications, the successful candidate will have demonstrated abilities in the following skills: -Psychodiagnostic Assessment and Evaluation -Administration and -Interpretation of Psychological Tests -Oral Communication Skills -Strong Interpersonal Skills -Problem Analysis and Team Building -Application of Judgment and Decision-Making Skills -Planning and Organizational Skills
Salary Range$66,000 - $99,000
Apply ToAPPLICATION PROCESS: Send a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to: Anna Sokol, Assistant Chief Psychologist asokol@willcountyillinois.com River Valley Detention Center 3200 W. McDonough St. Joliet, IL 60431
Apply by4:30 p.m. on March 21, 2019
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