Licensed Psychologist

Company: MHM Services, Inc. ( Learn More )

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US-MA-New Bedford
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Adult Court Clinic Job Opportunities for Designated Forensic Psychologists

Forensic Health Services, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of MHM Services, Inc. is seeking a part-time (16 hours/week) licensed clinical psychologists interested in forensic work to join the adult court clinic team at the New Bedford District Court and the surrounding Southeast region.  Court Psychologists are responsible for evaluating mentally ill individuals and individuals with substance use issues brought before the Courts on criminal and/or civil matters in order to determine appropriate dispositions and to refer them to needed services. The DFPs (or candidates in training) are responsible for fulfilling the statutory obligations of the Department of Mental Health under MGL c. 123 which include, but are not limited to:

  • Evaluation of the need for Emergency Hospitalization (C.123, s.12e)
  • Competence to Stand Trial or Criminal Responsibility Screening Evaluations (c.123, s.15a)
  • Evaluation of the need for Hospitalization of Mentally-Ill Prisoners (c. 123, s.18a)
  • Determination of the Mental Condition of Witnesses (c.123, s.19)
  • Evaluation of the need for Commitment of Substance Abusers (c.123, s.35)
  • Aid in Sentencing Evaluations (c.123, s. 15e)
  • We offer competitive compensation.


    Applicants must be licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and be certified as Designated Forensic Professionals (or qualify to become a candidate in training). Applicants also must be able to pass a background check, possess a valid MA driver’s license, and be willing to travel.   Candidates with forensic experience are strongly encouraged to apply. 

    Interested candidates please contact Dr. Kerry Eudy for additional information at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]. 



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