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Job TitleLicensed Clinical Psychologist
Job Title NoteWill County Court Services – River Valley Detention Center
Job SummaryComplete court-ordered forensic evaluations, including but not limited to competency to stand trial evaluations and sex offender evaluations for in-custody and out of custody adult and juvenile defendants for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court. Appear in Court when necessary to provide testimony on cases. Provide clinical supervision to diagnostic and/or advanced pre-doctoral students when assigned. Participate in on-call, 24/7 mental health crisis rotation. Additional duties may also include completing court-ordered psychological evaluations on detained and out-of-custody court-involved youth, as well as maintaining a caseload of detained youth to provide psychotherapy. The licensed clinical psychologist may also be responsible for facilitating weekly psycho-educational group therapy sessions with detained youth if needed, as well as providing crisis intervention, disciplinary reviews, and segregation check services with at-risk youth detained at RVDC. Finally, the licensed clinical psychologist will maintain adequate records of all clinical work as outlined under the ethical guidelines of the American Psychological Association (APA) and RVDC protocol. The candidate may also complete special projects as indicated by the Chief and Assistant Chief Psychologist.
Minimum QualificationsA Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and current, active license to practice in the State of Illinois; Experience conducting Forensic Evaluations; Licensed Sex Offender Evaluator (LSOE) preferred but not required. In addition to the minimum qualifications, the successful candidate will have demonstrated abilities in the following skills:  Psychodiagnostic Assessment and Evaluation  Administration and Interpretation of Psychological Tests  Clinical Supervision Experience  Strong Oral Communication and Interpersonal Skills  Problem Analysis and Team Building  Application of Judgment and Decision-Making Skills  Planning and Organizational Skills
Salary Range$75,000
Apply ToSend a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to Dr. Anna Stapleton, Chief Psychologist River Valley Detention Center 3200 W. McDonough St. Joliet, IL 60431 astapleton@willcountyillinois.com
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