As a Clinical Psychologist with California Correctional Health Care Services, you’ll work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of mental health clinicians committed to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism. In addition to applicable CA licensure, you must possess documentation of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption.
In this key position, you will:
Provide psychological assessment and treatment, crisis intervention, and discharge planning
Participate in committee work, interdisciplinary team conferences, and meetings
Prepare comprehensive patient reports
To thrive in this role you must have a PsyD or PhD. In return for your efforts, we provide all of the benefits and stability that come with State employment, including:
40-hour workweek (affords you true work-life balance)
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Generous paid vacation and holiday schedule
401(k) and 457 plans (tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year)
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Paid CEU with paid time off to attend
And much more
We currently have opportunities at Calipatria State Prison, located just north of Imperial County’s desert community of El Centro.
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!