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Forensic Psychology Evaluators

Mississippi State Hospital   Whitfield, MS   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on January 15, 2023

Mississippi State Hospital will accept resumes until 12pm, January 25, 2023, for the purpose of hiring up to three (3) forensic psychology evaluators to work with the Forensic Evaluation Services as Contract Workers.  The psychologist duties include, but are not limited to, providing forensic evaluations to determine competency, interviewing and collecting reports, administering psychological testing, and conducting risk assessments. Minimum qualifications: Verifiable Doctorate in Psychology, licensure or licensure eligibility (within 12 months of hire), experience in assessment and diagnosis of serious and persistent mental illness, range of knowledge of psychological assessment instruments. The applicant will submit at the time of application, the names of three peer references with knowledge of applicant’s clinical practice.  Must have satisfactory results from a criminal background check and have satisfactory results from drug screen. The contract workers will work up to 40 hours per week with an hourly rate of $65.00.  The contract period will extend from approximately January 25,2023 – June 30, 2023. A resume or Curriculum vitae, license and peer references can be submitted to Amanda Gugliano, Psy.D.; MSH Forensic Evaluation Services, Mississippi State Hospital, P. O. Box 157-A, Whitfield, MS 39193 or emailed to Amanda.gugliano@msh.ms.gov  For more information about the position you can visit our website and click on forensic psychology evaluator or contact (601) 351-8606.