Psychologist 2- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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UC Davis Medical Center

Sacramento, CA


Psychologist 2- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Salary Range: $4,248.80 – $5,607.20 Biweekly


This position provides neuropsychological and psychological services to inpatients in a rehabilitation or acute care setting with a primary focus on adults, but occasional adolescent and pediatric clients as well. Specific specialization in Neuropsychology or Rehabilitation Psychology is required.


Required Qualifications

• California Licensed Psychologist (PSYCH)

• Ph.D. or Psy.D. In Clinical Psychology

• 2-year post-doctoral fellowship or 1-year fellowship with at least 1-year work experience.

• Knowledge of neuropsychological and psychological assessment instruments.

• Skills to evaluate and Interpret results, ability to develop and make treatment recommendations, and recommendations for case plans and case disposition.

• Knowledge of diagnoses as described in the DSM 5 TR. Familiarity with the ICD-10 mental disorders.

• Skills to administer and Interpret Intellectual, developmental, psychological assessment for adults, adolescents.

• Knowledge and understanding of individual and family development, human behaviors and communication, the Influence of diverse cultures and values in clinical practices.

• Knowledge of a range of theoretical approaches and techniques to address specific clinical Issues.

• Knowledge of appropriate treatment modules for individuals, family, and group therapy.

• Skills to conceptualize clinical situations and demonstrate application of theory in case management and psychotherapeutic responsibilities.

• Applicants are encouraged to upload license and certification if required of the position.


Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with one of the following: Rehabilitation Psychology, Neuropsychology, or Health Psychology

• Prior hospital inpatient experience or work with a medical team

• Both pediatric and adult experience


Special Requirements

• This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.

• The University of California has implemented a SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination Policy ( covering all employees.  To be compliant with the policy, employees must submit proof of vaccination or a University-approved exception or deferral.


To view full job description and submit an on-line application visit UC Davis Career Opportunities at:

Job ID #48417


The University of California, Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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