Psychologist Jobs in Amarillo, TX

Study and interpret cognitive, emotional, and behavioral processes. Psychologists investigate how people interact with the world around them. Many of these mental health professionals work to help struggling individuals function in their environments. This may entail a range of tasks such as discussing therapy options with patients and other individuals—like family members or treatment teams—as appropriate, or designing Individualized Educational Plans (IEPs) for school students.

Psychologists typically specialize in a particular area. Specialties include industrial-organizational (addressing issues in the workplace), counseling (helping clients handle distress and its causes), clinical (diagnosing and treating mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders), and research (performing controlled studies to identify behavioral/emotional patterns).

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Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Amarillo, TX
A Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized for a Highly Qualified Individual. This position has been approved for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please refer to the "Duties...
19 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Amarillo, TX
Ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and behavioral health. Knowledge of clinical research literature....
45+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Amarillo, TX
The work requires administrative knowledge of mental health, of inpatient, and outpatient settings and clinical knowledge as a psychologist....
45+ days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Amarillo, TX
Ability to provide professional advice and consultation in areas related to professional psychology and behavioral health. 3. Knowledge of clinical research literature....
60+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Amarillo, TX
Provides a full range of therapeutic interventions including individual therapy, marital/family therapy, group therapy, and substance abuse treatment....
60+ days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Amarillo, TX
Evidence Base Treatment in Mental Health thorough all ages. Development, administer, and monitor appropriate treatment and strategies....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Psychologist Jobs in Amarillo, TX

This is the average annual salary for Psychologist jobs in Amarillo, TX as reported by the BLS.

$80,279

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Psychologist positions.

Highest Education Level

Psychologists in Amarillo, TX offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (45.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (23.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (22.3%)
  • High School or GED (3.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (2.0%)
  • Some College (0.4%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Psychologists in Amarillo, TX
  • 1-2 years (51.7%)
  • 4-6 years (21.8%)
  • 10+ years (11.3%)
  • 2-4 years (11.0%)
  • 6-8 years (2.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (1.8%)

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