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Position Details Job #75304
Location Porterville, CA
Employment Type Contract
Hours/Shift 7a-3p/Days
Assignment Length 6 Weeks
Pay Rate $80 Per Hour
Date Posted Jul 18, 2023

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Medical Edge Recruitment has an immediate opening for a Psychologist.

Specialty: Behavioral Health
Location: Porterville, CA
Facility type: Recovery and Rehab Center
Pay rate: $80/hr
Start Date:  6/5/23
Assignment Type: Contract and PRN
Shift/Hours: 8 hour shifts  

Duties Include:
  • Provides necessary and quality psychological treatments/interventions and forensic/psychological assessments.
  • Tasks require knowledge and experience in psychological interventions, treatments, and assessment as well as typical office programs/applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Tasks include direct patient care, behavioral analyses, participation on an interdisciplinary team, forensic evaluations, psychological evaluations, and testimony in court.
  • Direct client care includes, but is not limited to: individual therapy, group therapy, crisis interventions, and intake assessments.
  • Behavioral analyses involve direct client observations across settings, review of behavioral data, and providing a written functional behavior assessment along with applicable behavior support plans.
  • Participation on the interdisciplinary team involves attending meetings, discussing client progress, and training staff members.
  • Forensic evaluations include but are not limited to: dangerousness and risk assessment, trial competency, and progress reports.
  • Psychological evaluations include, but are not limited to: cognitive functioning, adaptive functioning, academic achievement, and evaluations for individual education programs.
  • Also precepts and provides guidance to psychology interns and practicum students.
  • The Psychologist, Health Facility may also work to assure conformance with standards of practice and providing training to different disciplines.
  • Requires a high degree of initiative and independence in performing assigned tasks.
  • Good judgment, organization, and ability to communicate effectively are of primary importance.

  • Current and valid license
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience


Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Travel & Housing Stipends
  • Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition program
  • Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
  • 24/7 Team Support

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Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.

In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!

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