Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS) is a large, not for profit, organization with headquarters in White Plains, NY. We are currently looking for a part-time, 21 hours per week, Psychologist for the Developmental Disabilities Program located in Hartsdale, NY. This position includes benefits.
The Psychologist will provide evidence-based therapeutic services to individuals ranging in age from 5 through adulthood, dually diagnosed with an intellectual disability and/or autism and co-morbid psychiatric issues. The Psychologist also provides supervision, training and oversight to psychology fellows, externs, and other trainees, oversees research projects and provides leadership on evidence-based practices. The individual will be a member of an interdisciplinary clinical team, and will actively participate in the WJCS APA-accredited internship selection and training process. He/she will consult with clinical staff on psychological testing, evidence-based practices, diagnostic and clinical issues, and research.
The selected candidate must have a doctorate from an APA-accredited program, have completed an APA-accredited internship, and possess a valid New York State license. The selected individual must have a thorough understanding of psychiatric disorders, and an interest in and/or experience working with people who have developmental disabilities and/or autism. Additionally, the individual must be a strong team player, and have experience working on an interdisciplinary team in an outpatient setting, a commitment to evidence-based practices, research skills, and a comfort with computer applications. Teaching/supervision experiences are plusses.
At WJCS values our employees, their contributions, and their growth. We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it every day in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded. We value you, your growth and contributions.
If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via e-mail to Jpeterson@wjcs.com.
Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.
Visit our home on the web at www.wjcs.com. WJCS is an equal opportunity employer.