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DATE ADDED: Wed 20/11/2019

Forensic Psychiatrist 18

Saline, MI, US


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Job Description

The forensic psychiatrist in this position performs a wide variety of advanced level duties concerning the treatment and evaluation of forensic patients, including functioning as an assistant to the Unit Director on the inpatient units to which they are assigned and may oversee the work of clinical staff on the Treatment Team. They are a member of multidisciplinary inpatient Treatment Teams on which they carry a patient caseload and perform evaluations of inpatients for purposes of civil commitment or recommitment throughout the hospital. The Forensic psychiatrist conducts forensic evaluations in the inpatient setting and court ordered evaluations on the Evaluation Unit. Also, they provide psychiatric and medical consultation to the Evaluation Unit, and testify in court with regard to Petitions for Discharge filed in the Probate Courts by patients under their treatment and other patients being treated on the unit, as necessary. Additionally, the forensic psychiatrist takes part in the teaching of forensic psychiatry residents, general residents, medical students, and professionals in other mental health disciplines.

Required Education and Experience


Possession of a medical degree from an accredited school of medicine.


Completion of a psychiatric residency program, one year of experience as a psychiatrist in a mental health facility, clinic, program or correctional facility and certification as a Consulting Forensic Examiner by the Center for Forensic Psychiatry.

Additional Requirements and Information

Possession of a license to practice medicine or osteopathic medicine and surgery in Michigan.

Certain positions may require that only individuals with specific education and experience qualifications be appointed.

Some positions require possession of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology "general requirements" for certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Some positions require possession of ABPN general psychiatry certification with special competency.
Certification as a Consulting Forensic Examiner within the first year.


View the entire job specification at: #removed#/documents/ForensicPsychiatrist_12004_7.pdf

View the position description at: Psychiatrist A (18).doc

**_Why Saline?_**

* A community full of excitement and fun for everyone
* Major attractions including the African American Cultural and Historical Museum of Washtenaw County, the Alber Orchard and Cider Mill, the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Berry Hill Farm, Coleman's Farm and Corn Maze, Rolling Hills Water Park, and more.
* Wineries like the Spotted Dog Winery, and breweries such as the Arbor Brewing Company
* A variety of nightlife exists in Washtenaw as well, such as Bar Louie, Bab's Underground Lounge, North Cocktail Lounge, Gotham City, and more.
* Plenty more to do around town, while also offering an escape for those that enjoy many different recreational activities such as canoeing with Agrogallup Canoe Livery, and exploring the Ann Arbor City Park Trails where you can bike, hike, and enjoy nature
* Many events throughout the year including the annual Ann Arbor Restaurant Week and Folk Festival, Chocolate Extravaganza, the Big 400 Maple Syrup Festival, the Color Run, MI Summer Beer Festival, Elvis Fest, car shows, and the list continues on, and on!
* To explore more of Washtenaw County and how to become a part of the Ypsi community, please visit: _#removed#/_
* 10 miles from Ann Arbor, and less than 1 hour to downtown Detroit
* Saline enjoys an abundance of parks, museums, walking paths, retails shop and businesses that can be enjoyed by all.
* Special events that include the Farmer's Market, Sports Cars to Saline, Celtic Festival, Saline Summerfest, Harvest of the Arts Oktoberfest, and the Summer Music Series are held in the streets and parking lots in downtown Saline.

Inquiries regarding this position should be sent to #removed# with reference to the posting **3920-18-049.**


*Salary:* $66.31 - $92.47 Hourly

*Location:* Saline, MI

*Job Type:* Permanent Full Time

*Department:* Health and Human Services - Forensic Center

*Job Number:* 3920-18-049

*Closing:* Continuous

*Bargaining Unit:* UNITED AUTO WORKERS (UAW)

*Agency:* State of Michigan

*Address:* 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

*Phone:* (800) 788-1766

*Website:* https://#removed#/careers/michigan