Site Mental Health Director Corrections - PhD/PsyD required

Overview

Site Mental Health Director - Psychologist/Psychiatrist

Starting at $120k

CFG Health Systems is seeking an experienced and compassionate Psychologist or Psychiatrist with a strong professional and personal interest in helping the underserved.

Other benefits include but not limited to:
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • CME allowance and time off
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision
  • 401k
  • Deals and discounts on gym memberships, cell phone packages, computers, amusement parks, theater tickets and much more!

Responsibilities

Our Mental Health Directors oversee the provision of mental health services consistent with community standards of care to inmates in county correctional facilities. They also provide clinical supervision and serve as the liaison for mental health matters with mental health providers outside the system. Other job responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for the direct supervision and evaluation of all mental health staff.
  • Implement and enforce all policies and procedures pertaining to the facility's mental health services.
  • Meet regularly with the facility's Health Services Administrator to communicate information regarding mental health services.
  • Coordinate mental health care with the medical department.
  • Administratively oversee the referral process for psychopharmacological interventions .
  • Oversee inmate transfers to higher levels of mental health care when necessary.
  • Provide direct mental health services as needed.
  • Oversee mental health discharge planning for inmates to be released into the community.

Qualifications

  • Must possess a degree in Psychology (Ph.D./Psy.D) from an accredited graduate program in Psychology.
  • Must be licensed as a Psychologist by the state in which he/she will provide services.

CFG Health Network is an EEO employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

Company Profile

CFG is a comprehensive healthcare provider that is dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals and families by providing innovative medical and mental health services. Our Health Network includes Center for Family Guidance, CFG Health Systems and CFG Residentials.

Job Category

Behavior/Mental Health