Psychometrist (Fort Bragg, NC) - Military veterans preferred

2019-03-17
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Fort Bragg
North Carolina
28307
United States

Title: Psychometrist (Fort Bragg, NC)

Location: US-US-NC-Fort Bragg

Job Number: 1079362

Perform assigned assessment

procedures under the direct supervision of a credentialed privileged

psychologist, operational psychologist, or neuropsychologist. Utilize

therapeutic assessment and interview skills to elicit accurate and concise

account of the patient's condition. Screen patients to determine presenting

problems and priority of appointment. Perform basic assessment procedures,

including initial screening evaluation and standardized neuropsychological,

intelligence, and personality testing. Conduct Assessment and Selection in

large group settings as well as on an individual basis. Assist credentialed

providers with identifying mental health diagnosis and treatment strategies, as

well as providing patient education. Understand suitability requirements for

the different units across the SOCOM enterprise. Assist in providing

specialized treatment and rehabilitation of brain injured and mental health

patients. Observe, monitor, report, and record patient interaction during

assessment sessions. Institute precautionary measures to prevent patient

injuries due to suicide, homicide, or elopement. Coordinate with other military

agencies and MTFs regarding specialized care, treatment, and administrative

functions. Contact military or community agencies to obtain collateral

information. Explain and interpret neuropsychological services and procedures

to access care to patients and commands. Assist in or arrange for patient

referral to other facilities for alternate level of care.

Qualifications:

The contractor shall possess a

Bachelor's Degree from a formal program in Psychology, Sociology, or in a

behavioral science related field from an accredited college or university and

be Certified by the Board of Certified Psychometrists (BCP). The contractor Psychometrist

shall have a minimum of one year of full-time experience during the preceding

three (3) years in the performance of psychological and/or neuropsychological

testing and test scoring. The BCP may be waived if the contractor’s one year of

full-time experience was under the supervision of an Operational Psychologist.

All HCPs shall have and maintain current certification in

Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) as certified by the American Heart

Association. Documentation of such training shall be provided to the COR. The

front and back of the BCLS shall be provided to the Credentialing Department of

the MTF they are credentialed through.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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