Sheppard Pratt is seeking licensed psychologists for full-time positions at The Sheppard Pratt School – Glyndon. Sheppard Pratt School - Glyndon is a Type I nonpublic special education program that provides educational and therapeutic services to children and adolescents grades one through eight who have complex emotional disabilities and autism spectrum disorders.
As a Licensed Psychologist, you will:
Provide individual and group therapy to a caseload of students using a variety of interventions, including cognitive-behavioral, crisis intervention, and trauma-informed approaches
Collaborative consultation as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team (social workers, psychiatrists, speech/language, occupational therapy)
Participate in weekly clinical team meetings and biweekly professional development trainings
Periodically conduct psychological assessment
Develop of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for caseload in coordination with academic teams
Support and engage in therapeutic milieu activities
Doctoral degree in psychology (PhD or PsyD)
Current license to practice in Maryland
Experience working with children and adolescents
Prior experience in a school or therapeutic milieu setting is a plus
Internal Number: 22608
About Sheppard Pratt
Sheppard Pratt is the largest private, nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, developmental disability, special education, and social services in the country. A nationwide resource, Sheppard Pratt provides services across a comprehensive continuum of care, spanning both hospital- and community-based resources. Since its founding in 1853, Sheppard Pratt has been innovating the field through research, best practice implementation, and a focus on improving the quality of mental health care on a global level. Sheppard Pratt has been consistently ranked as a top national psychiatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report for 30 years.
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