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Clinical Director
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Clinical Director (Licensed Psychologist)

Patuxent Institution

Full Time Mon-Fri

**2K Sign on Bonus**

MHM Services, Inc. is a national provider of mental health and medical services to government facilities, state mental hospitals, jails and prisons. Celebrating over 30 years in business, MHM maintains an excellent reputation for being one of the best in the correctional health care industry. MHM consists of more than 7,000 'TOP NOTCH' mental health and medical professionals across 16 states, including the state of Maryland.

We are currently seeking a Clinical Director to work at Patuxent Institution with the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. 

  • Assist with the development, implementation, coordination, promotion and evaluation of clinical services to include providing direct clinical services
  • Ensure that behavioral/mental health services delivered are in compliance with correctional mental health standards
  • Supervise non-psychiatric staff including psychologists, social workers, counselors, and clerical support as assigned
  • Ensure that non-psychiatric staff are providing services within their scope of practice and under necessary supervision, when applicable
  • Assist in completing duties of staff psychologists when required, identify and develop clinical resources for use by staff in service delivery and enhancement of clinical skills of staff
  • Collaborate with Psychiatric Medical Director in facilitating the integration of psychiatric services into overall mental health program
  • Oversee behavioral/mental health programs and outpatient services, ensuring appropriate staff assignments and performance, identifying backlogs or other operational problems, and results of issues and/or actions taken
  • Represent the Company at meetings as requested by the Program Manager/Vice President of Operations
  • Assist Program Manager/Vice President of Operations with recruitment/hiring of behavioral/mental health staff and new hire orientation, and provide feedback on staff performance management
  • Monitor, assess, and coach staff on clinically-related procedures, recommending training or education as needed
  • Interpret and consult on all Administrative Regulations or Standard Operating Procedures related to behavioral/mental
  • Ph.D. required
  • Active MD Licensed 
  • Must maintain current tuberculosis documentation and active CPR certification
  • Must be able to pass background investigation and obtain agency security clearance 
  • Minimum of two years supervisory experience preferred
  • Five years behavioral/mental health experience in a correctional and/or mental health services environment preferred

For immediate consideration, contact Nicole Collins 571-321-5826




Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Management
Education Graduate Degree
Experience Greater than 15 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 2018-8203
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Clinical Director

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