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Psychologist, Ambulatory Services

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Job Overview

 The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, is recruiting for a full-time psychologist (clinical-track) to provide outpatient services for our growing department at the Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor level. The Department is dedicated to excellence in patient care, high quality trainee education and is also commited to advancing the science of psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences through clinical trials and ongoing collaborative research. The rank of the appointment is open and will be commensurate with the experience and professional accomplishments of the selected applicant.


This faculty position will provide evidence-based mental health care to a variety of patient needs in the ambulatory psychiatric clinic at University of Cincinnati Hospital (UC Health) affiliated with Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience. The UC Health Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience is nationally recognized as a leader in advancing the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral disorders. Recognized by Best Doctors in America and Top Doctors in Cincinnati, our expert clinicians are committed to using cutting-edge scientific advancements to provide the best mental-health treatment available to our patients. UC Health Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience provides psychotherapy services to adults, adolescents, children, couples and families who are experiencing emotinal difficulties due to stress, behavioral problems, grief or a variety of other life events. We provide evaluation and diagnosis for each patient, along with treatment that can include psychological testing, psychotherapy, psychopharmacology management and other various treatment options based on each individuals unique situation. Consistent with the mission of UC Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, clinical services, research, education, and training are integral parts of this clinic.


Essential Functions

Responsibilities will include direct patient care and may include teaching of graduate students and research/ academic work in a variety of mental health specialties. The psychologist will offer evaluation and treatment of individuals seeking mental health care in a variety of mental health diagnoses, including, but not limited to, mood and anxiety disorders, behavioral disorders, trauma-related disorders, sleep disturbances, sexual health, marital or relationship issues, problems secondary to medical diagnoses, and will be expected to offer individual, couples and group therapy.


Signing bonus and relocation remuneration are negotiable.

Minimum Requirements

Doctorate, Licensed Psychologist in the State of Ohio. Degree must be in Clinical or Counseling Psychology (Doctorate of Psychology); experience must include three (3) years clinical/counseling. Interest and experience in outpatient clinical settings preferred but not required.

Additional Information

For additional information, you may visit http://med.uc.edu/psychiatry or contact Dr. Melissa P. DelBello, Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati, 260 Stetson Street, Suite 3200, Cincinnati, OH, 45219, or via email to delbelmp@ucmail.uc.edu.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 68683


Psychologist, Ambulatory Services

Date:  Aug 26, 2021

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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