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UCLA Health Psychometrist in Los Angeles, California

Responsibilities

The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

is seeking to hire a full-time Psychometrist to join their Autism and

Developmental Disabilities Phenotyping Core and Clinic.

The Psychometrist will administer, score, interpret, and

report results obtained on a variety of measures used in the research and

clinical evaluations of patients across the lifespan from infants and toddlers

to adult clients. Measures include standardized and semi structured tests,

interviews, and questionnaires pertaining to cognitive, behavioral, functional

and diagnostic functioning and/or classification. With supervisor consultation,

the Psychometrist may convey diagnostic impressions and treatment

recommendations to the patient and/or patient's family both verbally and in a

written report.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

Knowledge of current standards of legal and ethical practice in the field of

psychology

Demonstrated extensive training in a variety of psychological and research

assessment measures

Demonstrated

history of taking initiative and working independently

Preferred Qualifications:

Graduate degree in psychology or related field or

advanced post-baccalaureate training in autism - STRONGLY Preferred

Bilingual or

Multi-lingual (e.g., Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Armenian)

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

UCLA Health welcomes all individuals, without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or disabilities, and we proudly look to each person’s unique achievements and experiences to further set us apart.

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