Clinical Health Psychologist

U W Health Pharmacy Services   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


Less than 5 years

Posted 73 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Play an integral role in our care teams by providing high-quality, cost-effective careto our patients as a Health Psychologist with clinical responsibility in two dynamic settings.

In this role, you will:

  • Have responsibility for the assessment and delivery of mental health services on an outpatient and/or inpatient basis to patients with medical conditions.
  • Identify, assess, triage, and assist in the management of patients with medical and behavioral health problems.

Minimum - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Psychology (Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology or related field.

Work Experience:
Minimum - One (1) year of post-doc experience in the area of Behavioral Health in a medical setting.
Preferred - One (1) year of clinical experience or two (2) years of post-doctoral experience in the area of Health Psychology in a medical setting.

Licenses and Certifications:
Minimum - Licensure or eligible for licensure as a Psychologist in Wisconsin and CPR/BLS.
Preferred - Eligible for listing in the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Ability to provide post-doctoral graduate and undergraduate training, including formal lectures and seminars, to Psychology interns, medical students, and residents in areas related to Health Psychology.
  • Ability to effectively supervise the work of Psychology interns, medical students, and residents.
  • Ability to provide clinical service to a wide range of ages and to persons having any number of health-related issues, including chronic illness, traumatic injury, physical disability, mental illness, and end-of-life decision making.
  • Ability to contribute to program development and outcome evaluation efforts.
  • Ability to provide Health Psychology consultation for health care professionals, family members, and patients.
  • Ability to work effectively with colleagues in a team environment and tocollaborate with professionals across a variety of disciplines.
  • Flexibility in responding to day-to-day clinical service demands and provider staffing coverage needs within the Health Psychology service.

Physical Requirements:
Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Work Schedule: 100% FTE, working Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00am - 5:00pm. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.
UW Health Clinics - our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing an exceptional patient and family experience by delivering the highest quality of care in a compassionate environment. With more than 80 primary and specialty care clinics located throughout Dane County and the surrounding areas, we are proudto have the opportunity to impact the communities we serve.