Psychiatry Fellowship Trainee

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA


Posted: 01-Jun-24

Location: Los Angeles, California

Salary: Open



Internal Number: 2891

Department Summary
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) services are designed to foster the development of healthy well-being necessary for success in a complex global environment. We are pleased to offer a variety of services to meet your needs including: Crisis counseling available by phone 24 hours a day/7 days a week, Emergency intervention, Individual counseling and psychotherapy, Group therapy, Psychiatric evaluation and treatment, Psychoeducational programs and workshops for students, staff and faculty, and Campus mental health and wellness promotion.
Position Summary

The UCLA CAPS Psychiatry Fellowship Training Program is one-year part-time non-accredited psychiatry training program which provides specialized advanced training for psychiatrists in the evaluation and management of college mental health. The fellowship usually starts on August 1 and ends on July 31. The incumbent supports the mission of UCLA Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) and the University in providing the highest quality mental health services for the wide range of students at UCLA. The incumbent provides medical services to clients including evaluations, medication management, emergency intervention; provides consultation to non-psychiatric staff; participates in meetings and committees; carries out necessary charting requirements; and accepts overall direction from the Fellowship Director.

Salary & Compensation
*UCLA provides a full pay range. Actual salary offers consider factors, including budget, prior experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business considerations. Salary offers at the top of the range are not common. Visit UC Benefit package to discover benefits that start on day one, and UC Total Compensation Estimator to calculate the total compensation value with benefits.
  • Minimum four years postgraduate training in general psychiatry and Board- Eligible in Psychiatry (Required)
  • Basic medical skills in diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric medical illness (Required)
  • Skilled in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric illness. - Required Excellent work habits; ability to maintain consistent attendance and punctuality (Required)
  • Ability to learn and master CAPS computer software such as PNC and other software as needed (Preferred)
  • Strong interpersonal skills - Required Demonstrated ability to work as part of a mental health team in an interdisciplinary environment. (Required)
  • Demonstrated ability to recognize an emergency situation and take appropriate action. (Required)
  • Ability to adhere to professional ethics, maintain patient confidentiality and adhere to all department policies, HIPAA and compliance requirements (Required)
  • Continued employment contingent upon completion of satisfactory credentialing and background investigation (Required)

  • Education, Licenses, Certifications & Personal Affiliations
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) Degree (Required)

  • Special Conditions for Employment
  • Background Check: Continued employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background investigation.
  • Live Scan Background Check: A Live Scan background check must be completed prior to the start of employment.
  • CANRA: The position is designated as a mandatory reporter under CANRA . The employee must sign the "Statement Acknowledging Requirement to Report Child Abuse".

  • Schedule
    8am - 5pm
    Union/Policy Covered
    99-Policy Covered
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    Why work at UCLA? Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
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