Title:  Psychologist

Division:  Office of Educational Affairs
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $38,514 to $55,600
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  15902


BCM Student and House Staff Mental Health Services Psychologist/LCSW, 0.5 FTE Position The BCM Student and House Staff Mental Health Service is responsible for providing mental health services to all eligible medical students, graduate students, health profession students. Additionally, services are provided to all eligible trainees (residents and clinical fellows) funded through the Graduate Medical Education office. This position is based at the Baylor College of Medicine Houston Campus and may involve providing virtual services to learners on the Temple, TX campus as well. Reporting: This part-time position reports to the Director of the Student and House Staff Mental Health Service, Dr. Heather Goodman

Job Duties

  • Directs patient care responsibilities include evaluation, time-limited individual and couples psychotherapy, and assistance with referrals to the community when warranted.
  • Provides documentation, including letters, treatment summaries/records, and oral communication when requested (e.g., for appeals, leaves of absence, transfer of care, and to the Texas Medical Board if indicated).
  • A portion of hours will be after-hours (after 5 pm), to better meet the needs of learners’ schedules.
  • There is the option to telecommute with at least one day required to be on site.
  • Both virtual and in-person visits are provided.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Psychology or Counseling.
  • Five years of relevant experience.
  • Licensure as a Psychologist or Professional Counselor by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists or the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced skills in evidence-based treatments such as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical and Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
  • Experience at a health science university working with biomedical students and trainees.
  • Evidence-based suicide prevention skills highly desired, e.g., Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality (CAMS).


Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.