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MHM is proud to be the chosen partner as the mental health provider to the Georgia Department of Corrections and Georgia Psychiatric State Hospital. MHM Services and Centene, is a leading provider of healthcare services to adult clients with severe and chronic mental illnesses.
We are currently recruiting 2 Staff Psychologists to join our elite team of mental health professionals at Central State hospital in Milledgeville, GA. This opportunity is Monday-Friday.
Central State Hospital is located in Milledgeville, Georgia. Central State is the largest maximum secure forensic hospital servicing individuals who are referred by the criminal justice system for pre-trial psychiatric evaluation and/or inpatient treatment; those who have been found not guilty by reason of insanity at the time of commission of a crime or mentally incompetent to stand trial; and those who are admitted on hold orders from jails for psychiatric evaluation, treatment and stabilization.
Job Details : Conducts competency to stand trial and criminal responsibility evaluations. Conducts risk assessments and other psychological testing. Conducts groups and psycho-educational interventions. Develops and participates in individualized recovery planning (treatment) team; documents treatment progress.
Doctorate degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited college or university AND current Georgia license to practice psychology and prefer one year of experience Note: License may be temporary, provisional, or permanent. PLUS: One year of post-licensure experience conducting competency to stand trial and criminal responsibility evaluations. Experience developing recovery (treatment) plans in an inpatient setting. Experience completing violence risk assessments using the HCR-20 and PCL-R. Experience providing expert testimony in forensic mental health. Experience facilitating treatment or psychoeducational groups.
Contact Teffany Dowdy for additional details at 770-594-1444 or Email:Teffany@mhmcareers.com
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