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Psychologist, Various cities throughout, OH

Organization: Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services
Category: Psychologist
Location: Various cities throughout, OH
Date Job Posted: March 7, 2023
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Psychologist – Recruitment Incentives Available

Who We Are:

We provide statewide leadership of highly valued mental health & addiction prevention, treatment, and recovery at OhioMHAS!

We are looking for team members who will serve compassionately, contribute & collaborate, deliver quality and be accountable.

What We Do:

Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services operates six regional psychiatric hospitals, located throughout the state, and operated by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, employs psychologists to provide trauma-informed and patient-focused care. Psychologists collaborate with their multidisciplinary treatment teams and community mental health providers in providing quality patient care. Psychologists also provide valuable information to courts through the forensic assessments and reports they prepare.

Working at OhioMHAS offers many benefits

The reasons given by psychologists who work in the hospitals are varied:

  • Working in a psychiatric hospital encourages cultural humility, as well as personal growth within a diverse cultural environment.
  • Advocating for those unable to advocate for themselves at times.
  • Enjoy the analytical challenges of addressing psycho-legal questions requested from courts.
  • Frequent continuing education opportunities, and the opportunity to be a presenter, in clinical and forensic areas.
  • Potential to mentor the next generation of psychologists within graduate practicum, internship, and post-doctoral training programs, as available at each hospital.

Your clinical skills in individual and group therapy, as well as testing and assessment, will be put to good use. Any previous forensic training, or your willingness to be trained in forensics, will be highly valued and appreciated.

Salary Information:

  • $37.42 per hour with the first increase in 180 days to $39.28
  • Additional hourly recruitment supplements are available
  • Annual increases each year with an additional longevity supplement after 5 years of service

Psychologists can receive up to a 3% increase every July 1st per the current 1199 bargaining unit contract.

To learn more about our agency, please visit our website at

What’s In It for You:

  • Health insurance upon hire Quality, affordable, and competitive medical benefits. The State of Ohio pays 85% of medical coverage premium, low-cost deductibles (Single $400 per year, Family $800 per year)
  • Free dental & vision and basic life insurance during eligibility period
  • Up to $1500 in wellness incentives annually for employee and $550 for spouse
  • 80 hours of vacation advancement upon hire
  • Guaranteed 11 paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off – vacation, personal, and sick leave included
  • Yearly Paid Time Off Cash Out
  • Childbirth/Adoption Leave
  • Up to $3000 annually for educational assistance, professional development, and continuing education opportunities
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness program
  • Ohio Public Employees Retirement System: state of Ohio contributes 14%, visit website for more information OPERS
  • Voluntary 457(b) retirement savings plan, visit Ohio Deferred Compensation for more information

Now recruiting at all 6 locations:

Summit Behavioral Healthcare
1101 Summit Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45237

Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital
930 Detroit Avenue
Toledo, Ohio 43607

Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare
1756 Sagamore Rd.
Northfield, Ohio 44067

Heartland Behavioral Healthcare
3000 Erie St. S.
Massillon, Ohio 44646

Appalachian Behavioral Healthcare
100 Hospital Drive
Athens, Ohio 45701

Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare
2200 W. Broad St.
Columbus, Ohio 43223

Apply today at Use the keyword "mental health" in the search field to see this and our other postings.

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