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Desire a Challenging Position as Lead Clinical Psychologist to offer Unmatchable Expert Service.
A highly talented and enthusiastic Psychologist with great deal of experience providing direct client services to diverse populations at Community University Health Care Center and its outpost clinics; supervising and working with interns, conducting research for publication and presentation, community outreach activities; and actively participating in the development and maintenance of treatment plans.
Summary of Qualifications
Over 12 years of Solid Experience providing top level psychology service to diverse population.
Deep understanding of responding to challenging behavior.
Solid understanding of autism.
Superb ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart confidential information.
Excellent ability to effectively communicate medical information, test results, diagnoses and proposed treatment in a manner easily understood by the client.
Uncommon knowledge of and ability to apply relevant current special education methodologies and techniques.
Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and flexibility.
Remarkable ability to analyze behavior and plan design and implement management programs.
Sound knowledge of individual program planning.
Excellent interviewing and psychological/developmental evaluation skills.
Solid ability to work effectively with service users, staff and other professionals in a high-intensity environment.
Ability to train and manage subordinate psychologists.
Great ability to function well within multidisciplinary teams.
Strong technical knowledge and outstanding communication skills.
Strong knowledge of psychological test administration, scoring, and interpretation.
Remarkable ability to assess mental status in clients and to develop individual treatment goals and plans.
Excellent skill in preparing and maintaining patient records.
In-depth knowledge of crisis intervention techniques.
Uncommon ability to evaluate the progress of therapeutic programs and to make individual modifications.
Deep ability to maintain emotional stability to cope with human suffering, emergencies, and other stresses.
Unquestionable ability to observe, assess, and record symptoms, reactions, and progress.
Cousins Institute, Stony Point, NY 2000 - Present Clinical Psychologist
Diagnose and evaluate mental and emotional disorders of individuals and administer programs of treatment; interview patients
Observe patients in various situations; select, administer, and interpret intelligence, personality, and other psychological tests to diagnose disorders and formulate plans of treatment, and provide consultation to other mental health professionals with regard to test results.
Treat psychological disorders to effect improved adjustments utilizing various psychological techniques; select appropriate treatment approach and plan frequency, intensity, and duration of individual, group, and family therapies.
Assess patient progress and modify treatment programs accordingly; communicate with and counsel family members as appropriate.
Document therapy in accordance with policies and procedures regarding medical records; implement and adhere to policies which ensure patient confidentiality.
Provide crisis intervention in situations requiring immediate psychological treatment.
Participate in educational programs, in-service meetings, clinician meetings, and workshops to enhance professional development and maintain currency of methodology and techniques.
Instruct and direct students serving psychological internships.
Provide psychological consultations to other mental health professionals within hospitals, clinics, and other community based agencies with regard to clients and patient care.
Develop and implement clinical research programs.
Cousins Institute, Stony Point, NY 1995 - 2000 Assistant Psychologist
Analyzed samples from various sources to provide information on compounds present, and quantities of compounds present using analytical techniques and instrumentation such as gas and high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), ion chromatography, electro-chromatography and spectroscopy techniques like infra red and ultra violet, amongst others.
Interpreted data and reporting scientific results.
Developed new analytical techniques for the analysis of drugs and other chemicals.
Liaised with customers, staff and suppliers.
Used and developed nonstandard techniques and methodologies.
Prepared internal reports and made presentations to the work group.
Conducted laboratory experiments in organic synthesis to rapidly and safely optimize, modify and invent synthetic methods for the scale-up and isolation of defined chemical target compounds.
Synthesized, purified and characterized organic compounds under GMP requirements for Manufacturing.
Assisted in the synthesis of new reagents for Research and Development.
Administered, assessed, and interpreted various psychological tests and assessments.
Formulated, implemented, and evaluated a range of psychological therapeutic treatment plans.
Established and maintained patients' medical records in accordance with regulations, policies, and established practices.
Cousins Institute, Stony Point, NY 1993 - 1995 Junior Psychologist
Assessed clients' needs, abilities and behavior using a variety of methods including psychometric tests, interviews and direct observation of behavior.
Supervised and worked with interns.
Conducted research for publication and presentation.
Performed community outreach activities, and participated in program development.
Ensured an awareness and observation of Fire and Health and Safety Regulations.
Delivered therapy for difficulties relating to anxiety, depression, addictions, social and interpersonal problems and challenging behavior.
Education and Professional Certification
New York University, NY
PhD Psychology (1998)
New York University, NY
MS Psychology (1995)
New York University, NY
Bachelor of Science in Psychology (1992)
Computer Skills: Windows, WordPerfect, PowerPoint, Word, Westlaw, Lexis-Nexus, Lotus Notes and Excel