This position is for a Licensed Psychologist position at Munson Army Health Center.
Employee works under the immediate supervision of the Chief of Behavioral Health (BH) for Munson Army Health Center (MAHC). Employee independently plans and carries out assigned duties in accordance with general psychological theories, techniques and professional practice standards; has full professional responsibility for psychological findings, interpretations, recommendations and reports. Evaluation of performance is based on validity of diagnosis, soundness and practicality of treatment plan, timeliness of response to requests for consultation and adherence to quality assurance guidelines for patient management. Work will conform to the US Army, Joint Commission and Medical Department Activity (MEDDAC) standards, as well as to the ethical principles of the American Psychological Association, the standards for practice of clinical psychology and state licensure requirements.
Fort Leavenworth is located just outside Kansas City and it is the oldest active United States Army post west of Washington D.C. The city is considered a national treasure with historic sites and homes including, a world-class museum, the nation's premiere Buffalo Soldier monument, breathtaking views overlooking the Missouri River. Additionally, the area offers scenic picnic areas and parks, and a challenging, rolling, 18-hole golf course. For more information, please visit: http://garrison.leavenworth.army.mil/Home.aspx
A PHYSICAL EXAMINATION MAY BE REQUIRED.
TDY MAY BE REQUIRED.
CHILD CARE BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION IN ACCORDANCE WITH DODI 1402.5€ ENCLOSURE 5, MEMORANDUM DATED MARCH 6,1992 SUBJECT “CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGRUND CHECKS ON EMPLOYEES ON CHILD CARE SERVICES”. EMPLOYEES ON THIS POSITION ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN A SUCCESSFUL BACKROUGND CHECK.
Preferred candidates will have completed an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited doctoral graduate program and an APA accredited predoctoral internship.