Clinical Psychologist - Gainesville, GA

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group is seeking a full-time Clinical Psychologist to provide psychological services in an outpatient clinic within the Department of Psychiatry.  The Psychologist will conduct psychological evaluations for patients ranging from age 5 to adult, with an emphasis of evaluation and diagnosis of ADHD, learning disabilities, other neurodevelopmental conditions, and a wide range of other psychiatric diagnoses.   While the major portion of the position will involve psychological assessment, the clinician will also provide general mental health assessment, psychotherapeutic treatment and crisis intervention services for child and adult patients with a broad range of mental health needs. The Psychologist will collaborate with the treating physicians from the psychiatric and allied health professional team.  The ideal candidate would be a clinician with excellent diagnostic and report-writing skills, along with the ability to function as part of a multi‚Äźdisciplinary team. 

The candidate should have excellent interpersonal communication, writing, and time management skills, have the ability to function independently in a high-volume clinic setting, and be able to meet an expectation of quick turnaround time for reports in an HER (EPIC) format.  Potential applicants will need to provide a cover letter, CV, and 2 redacted psychological reports.   
Requirements are as follows:
  • A doctoral degree (Ph.D./Psy.D) in clinical or counseling psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).
  • Completion of an APA-accredited internship.
  • Experience with both children and adults.   
  • Licensure or license-eligibility as a Psychologist in the State of Georgia.
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), is a 750+ bed not-for-profit community health system with the main campus located in Gainesville, Ga – just 45 miles northeast of Atlanta.  NGHS provides a wide array of healthcare services complimented by a medical staff of over 1100 members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians with a service area of 19 counties and over a million and half people.

Healthgrades has named Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) one of America’s 50 best hospitals for 2018 and only one of two hospitals in Georgia to get this honor.  Also, NGHS has been named one of “Metro Atlanta’s Top 100 Workplaces” by the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) for 2011-2018.

NGMC offers highly competitive compensation plans, 401K matching/457B plans and life, health & disability insurance.  We are in the third fastest growing area in the country with activities for all ages including beautiful hiking, mountain bike trails and water sports on Lake Lanier.

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