Supervising Psychologist


Job Title:

Supervising Psychologist

Reference: 047453

Salary Ranges: $2904.000000 - $5222.400000 Bi-weekly

Location: Behavioral Health Center in Sacramento, CA

Position Information

This is a full time career position located in UC Davis Health System, School of Medicine, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, in Sacramento. This classification is represented by a union. 
This position is open until filled. Interviews may be held at any time.


The Supervising Psychologist (Psychologist II Supervisor  works within clinical, research and program development settings associated with the UC Davis Early Psychosis Programs. The goal of the UCD Early Psychosis clinical and research programs is to intervene as early as possible in order to prevent the development of disease-related deficits and treatment-related side effects for youth and young adults (ages 12-40) with serious mental illness. The Supervising Psychologist provides training and supervision of gold-standard clinical (including SCID and SIPS) and functional assessments, culturally responsive evidence-based individual, family and group interventions (including CBT for Psychosis and Multi-family group), as well as community outreach and education activities. Provides direct clinical service including assessments and treatment based on the clinic model to clients and families. Manages daily clinic activities, including monitoring productivity and case assignment. Services may be provided in a variety of clinical, research and community settings, including program development in nearby counties.


--Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology 
--Possession of a California State License by the Board of Psychology, active and unrestricted 
--Thorough knowledge and experience with psychodiagnostic interviewing to determine diagnosis according to DSM-IV and DSM-V, and experience with standardized clinical rating measures for assessment of serious mental illness with individuals ages 12-40 
--Thorough knowledge of and experience using evidence-based interventions for the treatment of youth with serious mental illness and their families (i.e. individual and group approaches based in CBT, DBT, and/or ACT as well as family-oriented treatments such as Multifamily group or Functional Family Therapy) in populations ages 12-40 
--Familiarity with CBT and family based interventions 
--Knowledge or ability to learn other evidence based interventions  
--Previous experience developing appropriate treatment plans with individuals ages 12-40 with psychotic illness and at risk for psychotic illness and their families 
--Previous experience providing in clinical supervision of psychodiagnostic assessments and culturally responsive treatment. Previous experience supervising clerical or other support staff. 

--Experience using semi-structured psychodiagnostic interviews (e.g., KSADS, SCID-I, and/or Structured Interview of Prodromal Symptoms (SIPS 
--Internal UC experience or previous experience in an early psychosis program 
--Previous experiencing with teaching or training others (e.g. students, practitioners, families, community members) in areas related to mental health identification or treatment 
--Bilingual language capacity 
--Ability to perform appropriate statistical analyses

Special Requirements



We are happy to announce that we are seeking applications for a full-time Clinic Manager (Supervising Psychologist or LCSW) at the UCD Early Psychosis Programs. We are looking for someone with previous experience working with seriously mentally ill youth and young adults (ages 12-40), utilizing evidence based practices such as CBT or DBT, with interest in assessment. Individuals with experience in early psychosis populations, as well as treatments including MFG and CBT for psychosis will be considered strongly. Individuals must be licensed within California to apply.

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  • Supervising Psychologist applicants 047453
  • Supervising LCSW applicants 048078
Open until: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017