The Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking a Psychologist 3 to join the team at the Cherokee Mental Health Institute (CMHI). CHMI provides active inpatient treatment to adults, adolescence and children who are in need of acute psychiatric services.
Starting pay is $63,481.60 - $98,196.80 Annually. We also offer a strong opportunity for advancement, growth, and development.
If you enjoy helping people with mental health and disabilities services, long-term care and treatment, adult, children, and family services then this is a great opportunity for you.
We have a great total compensation package for all of our full-time employees, including:
Applicants must meet at least one of the following minimum requirements to qualify for positions in this job classification:
Apply online at https://das.iowa.gov/human-resources/state-employment
Psychologist 3 will coordinate and provide professional and psychological services for children, adolescents, and adults in an acute psychiatric hospital. Psychological services primarily include psychological testing and evaluation, psychotherapy, behavior management, and crisis intervention for acute psychiatric patients. Psychological services shall be evidence-based, individualized/person-centered, trauma-informed, and recovery oriented. Delivery and priority of services are determined by the treatment team and/or medical director and may be directed by medical orders.