How to Apply
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
This is a full time clinical position in the Neuropsychology Clinic, Department of Psychiatry.
Clinical responsibilities include conducting psychological evaluations on Bariatric surgery candidates to assess for any psychiatric, cognitive, or behavioral factors that might influence Bariatric surgery success. Supervision will be provided by a licensed Neuropsychologist.
Although this position is primarily clinical, applicants will be requested to participate in a monthly multidisciplinary team review meeting. Participation in educational seminars and or interventional groups will also be necessary.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and a Limited Psychology License (LLP) issued by the state of Michigan. The ideal candidate will also have 1-2 years clinical experience in the assessment and diagnosis of mental health issues.
Clinical experience in the field of eating disorders and/or Bariatric surgery programs, including the follow-up and required behavioral changes required for successful post-surgery outcome. Assessment and therapy experience is preferred.
Must have reliable transportation since locat travel will be expected.
University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
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