AMI Expeditionary Healthcare, LLC Clinical Psychiatrist in Mogadishu, Somalia
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Location: Mogadishu, Somalia (Applicants must be able to travel to the work location)
AMI Expeditionary Healthcare is a novel healthcare support organization. Since our inception, we have delivered over 5,000 medical personnel and countless healthcare solutions to over 70 clinical and hospital settings on four continents. AMI is fast-growing providing COVID response to domestic and remote areas. We are seeking dedicated health care professionals as independent contractors to support our commitment to saving lives.
AMI is on the front lines of the Coronavirus response providing critical services including rapid response relief, testing, and vaccination services. The AMI Vaccination Program has the essential elements to ensure rapid execution of state COVID-19 Vaccination Plans. Vaccination is the key to our global emergence from this pandemic. https://ami.health/covid-testing-vaccination/
Facilitate the implementation of mission?s Psychosocial Response Plan for COVID-19 pandemic.
Identify psychological, emotional, or behavioral issues, and diagnose disorders, using information obtained from interviews, tests, records, and reference materials.
Provide psychosocial support to staff members in Somalia and those on AWA outside the mission in view of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic.
Address the psychosocial needs identified in staff members with the aim of improving their wellbeing and coping mechanism to traumatic incidents including isolation, quarantine, and fear of the unknown.
Develop and implement with the client individual treatment plans, specifying type, frequency, intensity, and duration of needed therapy.
Provide critical incident stress management services to groups and/or individual staff when needed.
Interact with clients to assist them in gaining insight and planning action to achieve an understanding of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic with the aim of attaining a healthy personal adjustment.
Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling or treatments, and the accuracy and completeness of diagnoses, then modify plans and diagnoses as necessary.
Observe individuals at work, in group interactions, or in other contexts to detect indications of mental deficiency, abnormal behavior, or maladjustment.
Maintain current knowledge of relevant research. Review relevant literature, synthesize evidence-based materials, and translate complex behavioral health concepts.
Refer clients to other specialists, institutions, or support services as necessary.
Write reports on statistics and trends on issues related to staff well-being in the mission.
Develop, direct, and participate in training programs for staff, medical personnel and Peer Helpers.
Participate in the review of mission COVID-19 preparedness and response plans including relevant SOPs.
Participate in development of a mental health risk communication strategy for COVID-19 pandemic.
Perform any other duties assigned by the CMO or his designate.
Master?s degree program in Clinical Psychology.
Proven 3 years? experience as a Clinical Psychologist after Master?s degree.
Registration certificate as a clinical psychologist in home country.
Currently certified and registered to practice in his/her own country or another UN member state. License validity should cover the deployment duration.
Demonstrate sufficient recent clinical experience in the last 12 months commensurate with the role.
Fluency in English.
Valid and active passport required.
Note: Please submit your resume/CV, diploma, passport copies and credentials translated to English language.
AMI Expeditionary Healthcare, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated.