Psychologist

Please send your CV to HR Department (HCMC Headquarter) by writing to hr-director@vietnammedicalpractice.com
and Ms. Ha: 
hr-hcmc@vietnammedicalpractice.com

 

POSITION PSYCHOLOGIST
Location HCMC
General Information
 
We are Family Medical Practice- the first foreign-operated, multi-disciplinary medical provider in Vietnam. With 6 clinics in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Danang, our multi-national team of physicians come from the US, Canada, Israel, France, Belgium, Italy, Switzerland, the UK, Japan, Philippines, Australia, Vietnam, and Argentina. Together, they provide exceptional health care and emergency medical evacuations to the expatriate and Vietnamese community. The number of patients at our clinics has increased significantly over the past five years and continues to rise.
 
Job Descriptions

Work with diverse client groups including children, adults, families, couples; the psychologist use psychological theory and research in therapeutic work to help clients with a variety of problems. These problems can include difficult life issues and mental health conditions.

 

The work can vary depending on the setting and the clients, but tasks can include:

 

• Works as part of a multidisciplinary team alongside doctors and nurses; provides consultation to other professions, encouraging a psychological approach in their work


• Offers therapy and treatments for difficulties relating to mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, addiction, social and interpersonal problems and challenging behavior


• Diagnose psychological, emotional or behavioral disorders


• Assess and identify psychological, emotional or behavioral issues in clients’ lives by using a variety of methods, including psychometric tests, interviews and direct observation of behaviour;


• Develops, monitors and implement appropriate treatment plans and therapeutic processes according to the client’s needs including therapy, counseling or advice, in collaboration with colleagues; developing and evaluating service provision for clients, the outcome of therapy


• Helps clients define goals and plan action to achieve personal, social, educational and vocational development and adjustment


• Monitors client progress through regular meetings or sessions to ensure that their needs are met by the course of action, and to adjust it if necessary


• Writing reports and record-keeping on patient profile sheets


• Teach classes, carrying out applied research, adding to the evidence base of practice in a variety of healthcare settings.


• Performs other job related duties as assigned by the Manager related to psychology’s work

 

Job Requirements

 

• Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology required.


• Minimum two (2) years experience in acute care hospital


• Interpersonal and psychotherapeutic skills;


• Excellent communication skills; an open-minded and sensitive approach when dealing with clients;

 

• The ability to explore emotional issues with clients; a healthy curiosity and research-minded approach;


• The ability to work as part of a team;


• Independence and self-motivation;


• Self-awareness, self-knowledge, security and self-belief;


• Capability to working under pressure.


• Fluent in English (writing, speaking, listening)


• Employee must demonstrate basic computer skills

 

Others Salary Range - Negotiable
Starting date Immediate
Application closed The end of this month