Operational Psychologist in Hurlburt Field, FL at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025490

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Operational Psychologist

Key Role:

Leverage technical expertise, guidance, and direct clinical services in operational psychology to military forces. Work in concert with existing active duty, operational psychologists, or independently if no such active duty psychologist is available, to plan and initiate resiliency programs for preventing and treating behavioral health issues to support all aspects of service member readiness and resilience. Conduct, administer, and interpret a full spectrum of psychological assessment tools, consult with command personnel, manage relevant process improvement, program validation, and related research, and develop and manage appropriate personnel selection records and filing systems. Assume responsibility for the management of referrals and the disposition of referrals for behavioral healthcare and provide professional development and awareness education to leadership and military force personnel, as requested. Provide crisis response and follow-up care in the event of unit casualties or other serious incidents, function as a liaison between unit personnel and the base or community, helping professionals or agencies, support the assessment and selection of incoming personnel, and provide feedback to unit leadership on the suitability of personnel to serve within certain military organizations or positions. Ensure that all deliverables meet professional standards and guidelines defined by the organization's commander and senior operational psychologist. Apply technical expertise, consultation, and direct support in the areas of assessment and selection of personnel, operational support, human performance enhancement, and the provision of clinical services to unit members.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with a post-doctoral independent psychology practice in clinical psychology in a government environment, including a DoD or Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) MTF within the past 5 years

-Knowledge of professional standards and ethics regarding the delivery of clinical psychology programs

-Ability to maintain credentialing requirements in good standing at a local military treatment facility

-Ability to conduct, administer, and interpret the full spectrum of psychological assessment tools and consult with command personnel

-Ability to conduct baseline and post-event neuropsychological screening, collect and analyze data, and monitor trends in psychological health, as directed

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-PhD or PsyD degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-approved Psychology Program or US Army, Office of the Surgeon General-accepted program

-Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification as certified by the American Heart Association

-Completion of an APA-approved internship or residency in Clinical Psychology or US Army, Office of the Surgeon General-accepted internship or residency

-Current license to practice psychology in any one of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or the US Virgin Islands

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in working with physicians providing medical psychological services preferred

-Experience with psychological assessment, behavioral health, behavioral research, organizational effectiveness literature, operational psychology, performance enhancement and training, and industrial and organizational psychology

-Experience with the assessment and treatment of alcohol and substance abuse conditions, domestic violence, child abuse, post-traumatic stress, mood and anxiety conditions, and family and marital issues

-Experience with the Military

-Ability to manage relevant process improvement, program validation, and related research
-TS/SCI clearance

-Training in Critical Incident and Stress Trauma Interventions


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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