Psychologist Needed in Phoenix, AZ Suburb!

Sep 30, 2016
Position Type
Locum Tenens

MDA (Medical Doctor Associates) is seeking Adult Psychology coverage for an Outpatient facility located in the Phoenix area of Arizona (AZ). 40 hour per week opportunity. Spend your weekends exploring all that Phoenix has to offer, whether it's Camelback Mountain, Desert Botanical Garden or the fine art museums! There is plenty to do for everyone. Coverage is needed upon completion of credentialing (1 week) for a minimum of 3 months. 

Our Psychologist will provide comprehensive clinical mental health services.  If assigned, will provides clinical supervision and direction to mental health professionals.  Provides mental health services consistent with expectations of professional training and experience and in accordance with the standards of the American Psychological Association (APA), NCCHC, and ACA.   Will provide clinical services including diagnosis and treatment of chemical, mental, and emotional disorders, psychological evaluations through observation and interviews and psychological testing/assessment,  crisis management and other clinical services within the scope of practice of a doctoral level psychologist.    Will also participate in case staffing or care management meetings involving active clinical cases assigned to the psychologist.   Will be expected to interrelate and work effectively with other behavioral health staff, administrative and medical personnel,  non-medical staff and outside support agencies. 

Benefits include: career satisfaction for both early career and experienced; diverse patient population and clinically interesting case load in a secure and structured setting; patient focus that allows you a regular work schedule and the absence of dealing with insurance companies.

Qualifications: Education: Doctorate in Psychology | License: Current unrestricted AZ State Psychology License | Experience: Experience with mental health delivery systems and significant professional experience indicating knowledge of diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders and evaluation/assessment techniques and instruments | HSPP: Health Service Provider in Psychology Endorsement.

MDA will provide and arrange your travel arrangement, assist you with your credentialing and provide you with A ++ Professional Malpractice Insurance.

For more information about this LT assignment, please contact Janice Watkins, MDA Staffing Specialist. Toll Free: 888.801.0566 ext. 57022 | Direct: 678.245.7022 | Fax: 678.966.7244 |Text: 256.566.6590 | Email: