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Clinical Psychologist Pediatric Behavioral Health

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Categories: Professional
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Schedule: Days


The Pediatric Behavioral Health Outpatient program of Golisano Children’s Hospital of SW Florida is seeking a full-time Clinical Psychologist to join their team.

We offer excellent benefits and the chance to be a part of a growing health system. Come live where people vacation!

The program is a part of an expanding pediatric service in the Lee Health System. The psychologist in this role will provide evidence-based assessment and treatment services for children, adolescents, and their families in an Outpatient setting only. The psychologist may also provide consultation to pediatric subspecialty teams. The psychologist will be part of a team of mental health professionals including psychiatry and social work.

Candidates for this position must have a PhD or PsyD in child clinical psychology and be licensed or license-eligible in Florida.


Education: PhD or PsyD

Experience: Minimum of 1-year experience with children, adolescents, and families; pediatric experience preferred.

License: Licensed or license-eligible in Florida

General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Depth Perception - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 51 to 75 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 51 to 75 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Chemical Agents - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Loud Noises - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Psychologist provides appropriate care including diagnosis, treatment, consultation and follow-up. Effectively works with the physician medical community as well as a consultant on psychological issues. Provides testing and evaluation. Education: Ph.D. or Psy.D. Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience Training: On the job training Licensure: Florida license in Clinical Psychologist Other: