Clinical Health Psychologist



City
Scottsdale
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Psychiatry & Psychology
Why Mayo Clinic
Heal the Sick, Advance the Science, Share the Knowledge

You are invited to a position at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the #1 hospital in Arizona, among the top 20 hospitals in the nation for four consecutive years, and partnered with the nation’s best hospital. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that prioritizes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you – including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.
Position description
Mayo Clinic in Arizona is in need of a Clinical Health Psychologist to join our Department of Psychiatry and Psychology. This position will involve a diverse patient population with complex medical problems typical of a major tertiary referral center. The successful candidate would join a Division of Clinical Health Psychology with 3 other full- time clinical health psychologists (specializing in chronic pain, transplant, and oncology), 2 LCSW therapists, and 1 masters-level addiction counselor as well as a department with 6 psychiatrists and 5 neuropsychologists. We are a highly collaborative professional group, who work with specialized multi-disciplinary care teams throughout the hospital, clinic and medical school. We are eager to have an additional clinical health psychologist join our department.

The ideal candidate will have expertise as a clinical health psychologist providing empirically-supported evaluation and treatment interventions in one or more of the following priority specialty areas with willingness to expand their proficiency in the other domains: candidates for bariatric surgery and non-surgical weight loss, complex gastrointestinal conditions and functional somatic symptom disorders, chronic pain management, and integrated behavioral health in primary care.


License or certification
The position is primarily interventional support of the above populations. Training and skills in evidence-based psychological intervention is required. Interest or experience in building group-based protocols for the above service lines as well as biofeedback training consistent with BCIA certification would be of value (though BCIA certification is not required). Mayo Clinic requires all Psychologists to achieve and maintain board-certification through the American Board of Professional Psychology. If not already board certified, achievement of board certification is required within the first three years of employment prior to promotion to Consultant.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Physicians & Scientists
Career profile
Psychology & Psychiatric
Specialty
Psychiatry & Psychology
Job posting number
140195BR
Recruiter
Madalyn Dosch
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).