Posted: May 12, 2021

Behavioral Psychologist

Full-time
Application Deadline: N/A
Health Services

Summary:

The Westchester Institute for Human Development announces an immediate opening for a full-time staff psychologist in the Behavioral Psychology Department.  The appointee will provide psychological and behavioral treatment to children, adolescents, and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Qualifications:

  • Applicant should have experience treating individuals presenting with challenging behaviors (i.e., aggression, SIB) and co-occurring psychiatric conditions.
  • Candidates will have familiarity with providing parent and staff training, and coordinating with relevant caregivers and staff.
  • Applicant must hold a NY State Psychologist license.
  • Experience with Applied Behavior Analysis or BCBA certification preferred.

WIHD values inclusivity and diversity in the workplace. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, pregnancy, any other characteristic protected by law.

WIHD is taking every measure to provide a safe work environment. All staff, clients and visitors are pre-screened everyday and required to wear masks in public areas. Additionally, all high touch areas along with work spaces are cleaned nightly.