Psychologist- Special Needs

Psychologist - Contractor option!

  • Sacramento, CA
  • $140,000 - $200,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Josh Wells
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A bit about us:

Locations across the suburbs of Northern CA, a non profit community center with an extensive history! Empowering our patients and communities by providing quality, affordable patient-centered healthcare. Strong commitment to exceptional services across a diverse client population. Great culture, flexible hours, respected healthcare group and opportunity to make a difference in the families it serves.

If you are an experienced Psychologist looking for a company that gives back and makes a difference in the community.......keep reading

Why join us?

  • Competitive Base Salary!
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401 (K)
  • Full array of benefits to choose from..
  • Licensed Psychologist, PhD or PsyD
  • 3 + years of experienced in clinical psychology
  • Ability to make quick and accurate clinical assessments of mental and behavioral conditions
  • Experience with crisis intervention
  • Multicultural competence as evidenced by education, training and or experience

Job Details

Job Details:

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Psychologist with a specialty in Special Needs to join our dynamic healthcare team. This exciting role offers the opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment, where you will be instrumental in delivering high-quality psychological services to individuals with special needs. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in assessing, diagnosing, and treating a range of psychological conditions, while also helping patients to manage their mental health. This role is perfect for someone who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of those with special needs and is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care.


  • Conduct comprehensive psychological assessments and evaluations to diagnose mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans based on patients' specific needs and conditions.
  • Provide individual, family, and group therapy sessions to help patients manage their conditions and improve their mental health.
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, including physicians, nurses, social workers, and therapists, to ensure the comprehensive care of patients.
  • Stay updated on the latest research and developments in psychology and special needs, and apply this knowledge to improve patient care.
  • Educate patients, families, and caregivers about mental health and special needs, and provide them with the necessary resources and support.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of patients' conditions, treatments, and progress.
  • Adhere to ethical guidelines and standards in psychology and healthcare.


  • Doctorate in Psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) from an accredited institution.
  • Current and valid license to practice psychology.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a psychologist, ideally with a focus on special needs.
  • Strong knowledge of psychological theories, practices, and therapeutic techniques.
  • Experience working with individuals with special needs and disabilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build rapport with patients and their families.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to make sound clinical judgments.
  • Compassionate, patient, and empathetic, with a strong commitment to providing high-quality care to individuals with special needs.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and adhere to ethical guidelines and standards.
  • Proficiency in electronic health record (EHR) systems and other computer applications.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Must pass a background check and drug screening.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated professional to make a significant impact in the lives of individuals with special needs. If you are passionate about providing exceptional care and are ready to take your career to the next level, we would love to hear from you.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Sacramento, CA
Job Type
$140,000 - $200,000