Advanced Practitioner • Behavioral Health
Psychology - PhD/PsyD
UCHealth Primary Care – Fontanero
Colorado Springs, CO
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LocationColorado Springs, CO
FacilityUCHealth Primary Care – Fontanero
In one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive investments into behavioral health, UCHealth is dedicating more than $100 million over the next five years to address behavioral health needs for patients across Colorado. One of three key initiatives is behavioral health integration within primary care. Be a part of this significant program to address the behavioral health needs of the residents of Colorado.
This is an exciting opportunity for a licensed psychologist with training and experience delivering integrated behavioral health services in a primary care setting.
The psychologist will serve as a member of the UCHealth Primary Care team and work in collaboration with other primary care providers to manage the overall health of their patients. The psychologist will assess biopsychosocial functioning as well as deliver targeted interventions for patients in need of behavioral health services. The psychologist will provide warm interdisciplinary handoffs by identifying, referring and advocating for patients who could benefit from specialty behavioral health services including telepsychiatry. The psychologist will also assist in providing supervision and didactic education in integrated behavioral health-primary care.
The ideal candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of health psychology interventions and evidence-based practices delivered in primary care settings in addition to demonstrated experience facilitating clinical pathways that connect patients with medical and behavioral health conditions to the proper setting of care. The candidate must be comfortable with the fast pace of primary care and working with interdisciplinary teams to provide consultation and co-management in the treatment of behavioral health concerns.
Minimum Required Education: Doctoral degree in Psychology (PhD or PsyD). Licensed psychologist in Colorado or ability to obtain Colorado state licensure prior to employment. Two or more years’ experience in clinical/counseling, primary care, or health psychology.
To apply, submit your CV to: or call 303-551-4125 with questions.
About Colorado Springs, Colorado
Nestled at the base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs invites the outdoor adventurists and cultural enthusiasts to enjoy vibrant scenic beauty, rugged outdoor adventure, and exceptional opportunities to create lifelong memories. Colorado Springs is proud to be the home of five military installations and the U.S. Olympic Committee. With a county population of around 650,000, this area boasts a rich heritage with a wide variety of cultural and urbane sophistication. With a moderate cost of living, temperate climate, and an average of 247 days of sunshine per year, Colorado Springs is the perfect place to call home.