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UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
Under the direction of UCLA Operation Mend Director of Psychological Health Services (Dr. Jo Sornborger), and Medical Director (Dr. Bruce Kagan) of Operation Mend Intensive Treatment Program, incumbent will provide trauma informed/evidence based treatment and family-centered approach to care to Operation Mend patients and families participating in the intensive treatment program. Incumbent will also provide clinical care and support services, as well as community education and innovative research to ITP participants. Major job functions include: (1) assist multidisciplinary team in psychodiagnostic appraisals and facilitation of intake and assessment protocols and structured sessions with patients and their families (2) assist in organizing, structuring, and conducting individual and group intervention sessions; (3) tracking and monitoring participants' participation in the intensive treatment program; (4) completing required documentation and data entry; (4) participating in multidisciplinary meetings and present relevant patient cases regarding target population; (5) conducting individual and group trauma informed interventions; (6) assisting Operation Mend clinical team in managing referrals and post treatment follow up; (7) attending training and supervision sessions; (8) attending designated Operation Mend and Health System activities.

Job Qualifications
PhD or PsyD in Psychology or related fields; Psychologist license required Experience in the area of military, veterans, family, trauma, prevention and/or research. Experience working successfully in a team environment. Ability to work effectively and closely with other members of the clinical and research teams. Skill in ethical and professional behavior. Experience delivering trauma informed behavioral interventions to clients in individual and particularly group settings. Skill in developing rapport with individuals and families from diverse backgrounds. Ability to administer assessment protocols. Skill in keeping accurate and timely records. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills. Ability to work independently and report to supervisors and leadership on a regular basis and in a timely manner. Must have valid driver's license, auto insurance and access to an automobile.

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.