Job Number: 528624
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 242760 - Psych Psychology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Clinical/Counseling Psychologist – Zale Lipshy Hospital
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Psychiatry, Division of Psychology, is seeking an outstanding clinical or counseling psychologist for an open rank position in our Zale Lipshy Hospital. The position is clinical, and will focus primarily on providing clinical consult-liaison support throughout the hospital. The secondary role of the position will be provision of targeted psycho-interventional programming and neuropsychological screening on the 18-bed Inpatient Psychiatric Unit in the hospital. The Inpatient Psychiatry Unit serves a range of acute and chronic issues, including depression and psychosis. There is also a significant subset of geriatric patients with neuropsychiatric conditions. The unit will also be part of an expanding substance use disorder treatment continuum. Zale Lipshy Hospital is part of UT Southwestern Medical Center, a large, cutting-edge medical system which also includes the William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital, numerous outpatient specialty clinics and programs, and partners with other major teaching hospitals.
In addition to the primary clinical responsibilities, the faculty member will also have opportunities for supervision of pre- and post-doctoral trainees, and participation in the overall academic mission of the department, with many opportunities for collaborative research and involvement in our APA accredited doctoral program in Clinical Psychology.
Competitive candidates for the position will have training and/or experience in one or more of the following areas: Consult-Liaison Psychology, Health Psychology, Inpatient care, SUD treatment, Motivational Interviewing, group therapy, neuropsychological screening, and personality assessment. While Texas licensure is not required for consideration or selection for the position, it is a pre-requisite for starting in the position. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full time schedule
Interested individuals should send or email their CV and letter of interest to:
Reed J. Robinson, PhD, ABPP
Director, Psychological Services
Department of Psychiatry
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
6363 Forest Park Rd
Dallas, TX 75390-9121.
UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.