Join a top medical-behavioral team practice in downtown San Francisco, where you can have a satisfying, challenging and collaborative career.

Qualifications: This position requires a current and unrestricted psychology license (PsyD, PhD) from the State of California that allows for the independent practice of psychotherapy services. We prefer specific experience working with clients around alcohol and substance use disorders, in addition to health psychology, trauma and general psychotherapy. Excellent diagnostic and treatment planning skills are required. This is a clinical position with leadership opportunities.

The Practice: My Doctor Medical Group is a leading private membership-based concierge medical practice in downtown San Francisco. We take a nimble, team-based, multidisciplinary approach, with attention to people-centered design and smart application of technology. Our two main service areas are comprehensive medical care, and integrated behavioral medicine, all provided in a highly confidential, evidence-based and modern setting in the historic 450 Sutter building.

Behavioral Medicine at MDMG: Behavioral medicine includes an intensive outpatient addiction treatment program, as well as health psychology, psychedelic-assisted therapy (currently ketamine), mind-body medicine, trauma therapy and general psychotherapy, as part of an integrated medical-behavioral team. Our clinical professionals work as a coordinated team with meticulous structure and boundaries, allowing us to take care of high acuity patients in an outpatient setting. Our patients enjoy superior clinical outcomes through our evidence-based methodologies combined with outside-the-box thinking.

The Team: Physicians, psychotherapists our other clinicians and administrative staff all work together to serve our patients while continuing to learn and support each others' career development. We currently have two physicians, two therapists (PhD, MFT), an acupuncturist, a dietitian, five patient care coordinators and a practice manager.

The Patients: Our clientele comes from a varied group of high-functioning professionals, discerning elders and their families, and other diverse populations.

The Job: The successful applicant will be responsible for providing direct patient care services as part of a multi-disciplinary team in a private-practice, interdisciplinary team model.

Specific duties will include:

  • Conduct psychosocial and mental health evaluations of new and existing patients. The practice includes general psychotherapy, substance use disorders, behavioral treatment of dual-diagnosis patients, trauma-informed care and health psychology with complex medical conditions.
  • Provide counseling and psychotherapy to individuals, couples, groups and families. Modalities may include substance abuse counseling, supportive and solution-focused therapy, executive coaching, relationship counseling, motivational interviewing, mindfulness-based therapy, CBT, DBT, ACT, EMDR and others.
  • Support the medical side of the practice and encourage a unified team-based approach to care.
  • Track patient progress and integrate objective measures into clinical practice.
  • Participate in our psychedelic-assisted therapy program, currently using intravenous ketamine infusions, and then other agents as they become available.
  • Document therapy sessions, contribute to treatment plans, communicate with other members of the team.
  • Conduct trainings for staff and outside settings.
  • Chart review and clinical care improvement with the Medical Director.
  • Other duties will be determined by the Medical Director and Practice Manager according to the needs of the Practice.

There is a full-time, exempt, salaried position available with generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurances, 401(k), defined benefit plan, medical education allowance, malpractice insurance, licensure fees and commuter benefit.

However, part time contract work would be considered if the psychologist does not have a conflicting outside practice.

Pay rate is competitive and will depend on experience. This job may be most appropriate for local candidates. You may see our web site here:

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