Careers

Psychometrist

  • Job Title: Psychometrist
  • Direct Supervisor: Testing Program Manager
  • Compensation: $17- $20/hr

Lorenz Clinic is expanding and is excited to announce an opportunity to join its treatment team! Founded by a systems thinker, the clinic is a group practice focused on the mental health needs of children, families, and adults. While the majority of our services are provided under the umbrella of managed care, we have community partnerships that allow us to service those without insurance. Located on the edge of the Minneapolis Metropolitan area, our four locations (Victoria, Chaska, Prior Lake, and Rosemount) are located approximately 30-35 miles south/southwest of downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul and provide needed psychological services to both suburban and rural communities. In addition to its clinical mission, the clinic has a vibrant training program that enlivens work at all levels of the organization.

The Position
Psychometrist assist Licensed Psychologists administering psychological assessments. They serve an integral role on the assessment team, ensuring an efficient, standard assessment process. This is a part-time on-call position.

Job Duties
Job duties include but are not limited to:
• Administer standardizes assessment measures of intelligence, achievement, reasoning, mood, personality, memory, executive functioning, and perception.
• Adhere to established assessment administration best practices
• Score tests, adhering to testing manual guidelines
• Record observations of clients during the testing process
• Maintains inventory of testing supplies
• Maintain an orderly work space
• Maintain professionalism in all interactions with staff, patients, and business associates of clinic
• Adherence to directives by applicable direct supervisors
• Other duties as assigned

Requirements
• Master’s or doctoral degree in psychology or closely related field (or currently enrolled)
• Successfully completed graduate coursework in the administration and scoring of psychological tests
• A completed master’s or doctoral-level assessment practicum
• Evidence of a high level of professionalism within the field
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team
• Excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
• Ability to respect diversity and integrate issues of culture into case conceptualizations and client interactions
• Ability to engage with patients who may be ambivalent about assessment
• Ability to adapt interactions to patients’ strengths, skills, and developmental levels
• Ability to comply with clinic documentation standards

The Clinic

The Lorenz Clinic is a private practice focused on the mental health needs of children, families, and
adults. While the majority of our services are provided under the umbrella of managed care, we have
community partnerships that allow us to service those without insurance. Located on the edge of the
Minneapolis Metropolitan area, our four locations provide access to necessary psychological services in
both suburban and rural communities. In addition to its clinical mission, the clinic has a vibrant training
program that, in addition to hosting post-master’s fellows, hosts Minnesota’s only Family Psychology
Postdoctoral Fellowship.

To Apply

To apply for this position, email your CV and a cover letter to Sarah Cherwien, Psy.D., LP, Clinical
Director, employment@lorenzclinic.com. In addition to your strengths, cover letters should broadly
outline your professional goals, commitment to the common good, and a brief narrative of your
experience providing clinical supervision. Applicants who are invited to interview may be asked to
provide writing samples. More information about the clinic can be found at www.lorenzclinic.com