Psychologist – Trinity Social Services


Required Skills:

Must be a self-starter, highly organized, and able to work well with employees at all levels in the organization. Polished presentation and interpersonal skills are required. Must possess business skills, interpersonal, and facilitation skills. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows-based computer applications are needed.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients’ treatment
  2. Assess patients for risk of suicide attempts
  3. Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships
  4. Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests
  5. Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes
  6. Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems
  7. Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge
  8. Fill out and maintain client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records and progress notes
  9. Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports
  10. Evaluate clients’ physical or mental condition, based on review of client information
  11. Collaborate with other staff members to perform clinical assessments or develop treatment plans
  12. Act as client advocates to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situation
  13. Modify treatment activities or approaches as needed to comply with changes in clients’ status
  14. Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, or supporting clients or patients
  15. Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs on clients’ progress in resolving identified problems and moving towards defined objectives
  16. Discuss with individual patients their plans for life after leaving therapy
  17. Meet with families, probation officers, police, or other interested parties to exchange necessary information during the treatment process
  18. Plan, organize, or lead structured programs of counseling, work, study, recreation, or social activities for clients.
  19. Plan or conduct programs to prevent substance abuse improve community health or counseling services
  20. Monitor clients’ use of medications
  21. Learn about new developments in counseling by reading professional literature, attending courses and seminars, or establishing and maintain contact with other social service agencies
  22. Gather information about community mental health needs or resources that could be used in conjunction with therapy
  23. Supervise other counselors, social service staff, assistants, or graduate students
  24. Coordinate or direct employee workshops, courses, or training about mental health issues.


Minimum Qualifications:

Must have obtained a doctorate degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-approved program, plus one year of postdoctoral training; a State of Georgia License is required

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