Psychologist in Raleigh, NC at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/27/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Psychologist

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Psychologist.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Psychologist you will: 

  • Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems using individual, child, family, and group therapy. Complete psychological evaluations. Attend court hearings as needed.
  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of the emotional, cognitive and behavioral competence of individuals served.
  • Develop detailed interventions to challenging behaviors exhibited.
  • Participate in the development and review of psychotropic medication plans.
  • Train staff in the principles and practices of behavioral interventions
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Psychology required
  • License to practice Psychology required
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Minimum of one-year experience working with individuals with intellectual and/or other developmental disabilities.

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

1200 NAVAHO DR , RALEIGH, NC 27609-7443 USA