Avera Psychiatric Associates, Aberdeen, SD

Abdn Psychiatry

Full Time

Day Shift

8:00am-5:00pm; 80hrs/2wks

License Required


Avera St. Luke's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals


Job Highlights:


  • Competitive wages with regular increases and benefits.

·         Assess, diagnose and treat patients at Avera Medical Group Psychiatry.


Job Duties:


·         Provide medical services and health education to patients and their families.

·         Develop and coordinate a clinical treatment program for the diagnosis, treatment or referral of clients and patients.

·         Conduct therapy sessions in accordance with acceptable principles of the American Psychology Association.

·         Intervene as a crisis counselor in situations requiring immediate psychological treatment such as substance abuse, suicide attempts, psychotic episodes and other instances.

·         Maintain a thorough working knowledge of programs and services available through St. Luke's.


Education and Experience:


  • Doctoral degree (PhD, EDD or PsyD) or equivalent required.
  • SD Psychology License required.
  • Experience preferred, or will train.