Department of the Army
U.S. Army Medical Command
$84,317 to $109,611
11/16/2012 to 11/30/2012
Who May Apply:
Conduct assessments of adults with complex neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Perform traumatic brain injury (TBI) screenings to assess patients' mental health conditions.
Perform psychological assessments of related psychological factors affecting common medical disorders.
Interpret the effectiveness of therapeutic efforts to identify necessity for changes in treatment.
Provide neuropsychological intervention services to improve the cognitive and neurobehavioral effects of neurological disorders.
Conduct comprehensive psychological evaluations on adult patients to determine proper treatment.
Evaluate potential referral sources to ensure patient receives appropriate care based on diagnosis of symptoms.
Formulate accurate diagnostic impressions, prognosis, and treatment plans consistent with established criteria.
Oversee the interpretation of a wide variety of psychological diagnostic instruments.
Provide clinical guidance for the selection of patients and procedures.
Provide psychological evaluations and consultation to patients receiving care from other medical specialties.
Provide training to others including residents and psychology technicians in intervention and assessment methods in the specialized area of neuropsychology.
Develop technical guidelines for clinic to ensure care is provided in accordance with professional standards.
Consult on treatment plans for other medical personnel such as psychiatrists, neurologists, and/or neurosurgeons.
Advise patients on the diagnosis and treatment of neuropsychological disorders.