Clinical Psychologist Resident

Recruiter
U.S. Air Force
Location
Staten Island
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 16, 2016
Closes
Oct 14, 2016
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Position Summary

If you're ready to take your passion for helping others from the classroom to the biggest stage, consider becoming a Clinical Psychologist for the U.S. Air Force. Our Clinical Psychologists have the enormous responsibility of ensuring that our Airmen live up to their full potential. You'll work in state-of-the-art medical facilities around the world, using the latest techniques to diagnose and treat the full spectrum of psychological conditions. In addition to amazing medical career-advancing opportunities, you'll have the opportunity to work in a team environment with some of the most highly trained professionals in medicine.

Primary Responsibilities

* Diagnose and treat the full spectrum of psychological conditions within a multidisciplinary setting.
* Supervise mental health personnel.
* Implement mental health programs.
* Collaborate with other agencies to offer prevention programs and organizational consultations.

Benefits

The Air Force benefits package is unparalleled in the civilian world. Benefits include:

* 30 days of vacation with pay each year.
* Excellent healthcare coverage for you and your family.
* A retirement pension after 20 years of qualifying service and a thrift savings program [similar to 401(k)].
* Prestigious leadership, training and educational opportunities.
* Free or low-cost world travel opportunities.

Qualifications

This is an active duty position as an Air Force Officer. To be considered, you must meet the following requirements:

* Must be a U.S. citizen age 18-42.
* Must be willing to relocate.
* At a minimum, applicants must hold a doctorate degree (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from the American Psychological Association (APA) as well as completion of an APA-approved psychology internship. A valid and current unrestricted state issued license to practice clinical or counseling psychology in a state, U.S. territory or the District of Columbia is also required.

About the Air Force

Our mission is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace. We live by three core values: integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do. The Air Force offers hundreds of careers, from healthcare to engineering, in order to serve the American people and provide precise and reliable global vigilance, reach and power for the nation.

Go to to learn more. Please click the "Live Chat" button to speak with an Air Force advisor. There is no obligation on your part.

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