The Licensed Psychological Examiner I (LPE I) will administer, score, and interpret psychological evaluations with children and adolescents with complex developmental and behavioral issues including, but not limited to Autism Spectrum Disorders, Genetic Syndromes, Developmental Delays, Learning Impairments, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, and Mental Retardation. This position is to evaluate and arrive at an appropriate diagnosis along with making recommendations for home and school to assist in obtaining appropriate services, assist in treatment planning, and follow-up services. The services are provided on an outpatient basis to provide community-based providers (school, home, physicians, and therapists) with information related to the child's overall functioning.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience
Master’s Degree in Psychology plus 1 year of pediatric experience required. Must be licensed as a Psychological Examiner by the state of Arkansas.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.