Employment Opportunities for Psychologists

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Mental health counsellors & psychotherapists should be recognized by their professional title

Posted September 20, 2018
CASA - Mental Health Therapist – Trauma Program


Mental Health Therapist – Trauma Program

Position Details: 1.0 FTE Regular
Competition Number: 18-065 (please quote when applying)
Closing Date: Until a suitable applicant is found

The incumbent will utilize a broad range of therapeutic skills and will work closely within the framework of a multi-disciplinary team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the assessment of school aged children and adolescents and their families; planning, developing, implementing and evaluating the treatment plan for the assigned caseload; completing the appropriate clinical and administrative documentation; and participating in related community liaison activities. The focus of the caseload will be trauma related disorders. Involvement in trauma and attachment group(s) is required. Candidates must have experience providing evidence based assessment and treatment services within the field of trauma.

• Registered Psychologists who are registered and in good standing with their professional college are invited to apply.
• Previous experience in an ambulatory setting/program that provided psychosocial intervention
• A commitment to best practice and knowledge of evidence informed mental health services
• An ability to work within a multidisciplinary team
• Experience assessing and treating issues related to childhood trauma and maltreatment
• Experience working with diverse cultures.

Provisional Psychologist:$34.40 - $37.23
Registered Psychologist: $38.52 - $49.43

Our employee benefit package consisting of life insurance, short term and long term disability, extended health and dental benefits and registered pension plan is available after 90 days.


We appreciate your interest in CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. CASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. CASA is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Only those candidates permissible to work in Canada are applicable to this position.

Submit your resume employment@casaservices.org

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Posted September 20, 2018
CASA - Mental Health Therapist – School Age Services


Mental Health Therapist – School Age Services

Location: Edmonton, AB
Position Details: 0.4 - 0.8 FTE, In-Scope, Permanent
Competition Number: 18-063 (please quote when applying)
Closing Date: Open until a suitable applicant is found

Looking for a challenging position helping with children and adolescents with complex mental health issues? Want to work with a multi-disciplinary team including Speech-Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist, Psychiatrists, Nurse(s), Psychologists, Social Workers and more? Then we have the position for you!

The Mental Health Therapist will assess and treat complex patients and their families in an outpatient clinical environment using a broad range of therapeutic skills. The therapist works closely with other CASA staff and physicians to deliver high quality bio-psycho-social interventions in individual and group settings. The therapist functions as a team member and collaborates with outside agencies and programs to deliver care in a trauma informed family centered manner.

Besides being a learning organization, CASA provides lots of opportunities for innovation and developing groups, come and join the team!

• Registered Psychologist, currently in good standing with their governing regulatory body.
• Experience assessing and treating issues related to childhood trauma and maltreatment
• Experience working in diverse cultures
• Previous experience in an ambulatory setting/program that provided bio-psycho-social intervention
• A commitment to best practice and knowledge of evidence informed mental health services
• An ability to work within a multidisciplinary team

Provisional Psychologist: $34.40 - $37.23
Registered Psychologist: $38.52 - $49.43

We are a learning organization that promotes and provides educational opportunities for staff.
Our employee benefit package consisting of excellent extended health and dental benefits – including acupuncture and massage - life insurance, short term and long term disability. We also have a registered pension plan in which CASA contributes to almost 4.5% along with your contributions! These benefits and more are available to you after your first 90 days with CASA


We appreciate your interest in CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. CASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. CASA is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Only those candidates permissible to work in Canada are applicable to this position.

Submit your Resume: employment@casaservices.org

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Posted September 17, 2018
KIVA Group – Psychologist, Early Childhood - Northern Alberta


KIVA Group offers psychological services to Indigenous communities in northern Alberta. We have provided quality services for over 10 years and continue to look for staff who are interested in finding personal and professional opportunities that make a difference.

We are looking for professionals who enjoy counselling and have a sense of adventure and like a challenge. Remuneration is excellent, the work is creative and flexible, accommodation is included and traveling is required. KIVA Group is growing and looking to fill a counselling psychologist position working in a school and health centre settings.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Must be a Registered Psychologist in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Provisional psychologists will be considered with appropriate supervision already established.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of assessment/consultation experience working with young children and their families.
  • Must be able to work independently within a team environment.
  • Must be able to provide a criminal record check and be able to secure professional liability insurance at your own expense.
  • Ability to travel is essential.

Position: Full-time position includes flexible hours for six months with opportunity for position to extend up to one year and beyond.

Salary: Competitive contract based on years of experience and qualifications. Accommodations are provided. Potential for additional hours are available.

Competition Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until qualified candidates are found.

How to apply:
Please submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae via email to:
MJ Email: kivapsychology@gmail.com

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Posted September 17, 2018
PCN - Fort Saskatchewan - Mental Health Therapist


Alberta Heartland PCN (Fort Saskatchewan) - Mental Health Therapist- Full-Time, Temporary


Location: Alberta Heartland Primary Care Network (AHPCN)

#206, 9821 108 Street, Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Travel to AHPCN’s Gibbons office one day a week is required.


As a Mental Health Therapist you will be part of our team, working collaboratively with PCN family physicians, patients, mental health team members and a multidisciplinary team. The Mental Health Therapist is responsible for providing mental health and psychosocial assessment, short-term treatment (6-10 sessions), case management, education, and community referrals. Experience with solution focused and cognitive behavioral therapy is required.  Knowledge of community resources is an asset.  Responsibilities also include:

  • Counselling patients individually and in a group setting using a range of behavioral techniques such as motivational interviewing, readiness to change, behavioral intentions, self-monitoring, problem solving, goal setting, and others.
  • Actively participating in community development and mental health promotion activities for the purpose of enhancing mental wellness and healthy lifestyles.
  • Facilitating PCN programs and workshops such as Managing Stress and Anxiety, Back 2 Basics- Starting from Within, Healthy Relationships, etc.
  • Ensuring the maintenance of accurate records with Electronic Medical Record, including the documentation and communication of a patient’s visits with the patient’s physician.

Requirements of the role:

  • A Masters Degree in Psychology with counselling as a restricted activity with a minimum of 3 years of related experience with adults and children.  An equivalent combination of knowledge and skills may be considered. 
  • Active professional registration
  • Must have experience providing mental health therapy (individual and group counseling) for adults and children.  Strong group facilitation skills are an asset.
  •  Experience working with community based mental health services. 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to kristen.boelsgaard@ahpcn.com  

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Posted September 12, 2018
AHS - Mental Health Therapist - Whitecourt and Edson


Mental Health Therapist

Two (2) positions, regular full time

Location: Edson, AB and Whitecourt, AB

Posting End Date: 21-SEP-2018

Salary Range:  $39.42 - $52.36

Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Provided

Your Opportunity:

Discover exciting opportunities for a skilled clinician wishing to work within a collaborative, supportive and multidisciplinary team environment. With numerous opportunities to enhance you learning and sharpen their skills, small towns offer unique opportunities, not only for your career, but your lifestyle too.

Seeking a generalist in mental health to support a wide variety of mental health concerns in the town of Edson, AB. Edson is located 192 km west of Edmonton and is within day-trip distance to both the city and Jasper National Park. Collaborate with an excellent multidisciplinary team, build lasting connections within the community, and work with patients of all ages and stages. See where you career takes you!

The Town of Whitecourt has a spacious office to host mental health services and a fully-equipped play therapy room with sand trays, puppets, and more. All we need is you! Discover a family-friendly community and a highly collaborative team only 90 minutes northwest of Edmonton. A clinical supervisor, peer supervision group, and other partners healthcare and teaching professionals are here to support you as you work with school-aged children with a variety of mental health issues.


As the Mental Health Therapist, you will be required to perform the restricted activity of psychosocial intervention utilizing a variety of treatment modalities (individual, family, group) to persons experiencing significant mental health difficulties. Working both independently and as a member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team, you will provide evidence informed and best practices in crisis intervention, assessment, consultation, referral, case management and treatment.


Required Qualifications:

Completion of one of the following programs:

  • Master's degree in Psychology.
  • Master's degree in Social Work (clinical specialization) including education in mental health assessment and psychotherapy and who have Psychosocial Intervention Authorization.
  • Master's degree in Occupational Therapy including training and experience in mental health assessment and provision of psychotherapy.
  • Master's degree in Nursing and Psychiatric Nursing including training and experience in mental health assessment and provision of psychotherapy.
  • Active or eligible for registration with the applicable regulatory college.

Additional Required Qualifications (Whitecourt):

  • Knowledge and experience using a variety of play interventions are required together with experience facilitating groups and participating in collaborative meetings with schools and other service providers.

Preferred Qualifications (Whitecourt):

  • Certified Play Therapy Certificate preferred along with experience working with preschool children.

Apply online and join our team today! Go to ahs.ca/careers and search for the following requisition numbers:


  • ALB00034286


  • ALB00050118

Note: If you wish to apply to both positions, you will need to submit two separate applications.

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Posted September 11, 2018
Shalom Counselling Centre - Registered Psychologist or Registered Social Worker - Red Deer


Our Vision - Helping our neighbors find peace in life and relationships


Are you:

  • Looking to practice your counselling skills in a Christ centered environment where you will assist hurting people find ‘Shalom’ in their life and relationships?
  • Desiring to work as part of a counselling team whose Christian faith shapes their life and work.

The Position:

  • One of our counsellors is moving forward in their career and profession, which leaves a big need in our staff.
  • This may be the opportunity and setting for you to develop or further your experience assisting families and individuals wishing to address emotional and relational concerns they face.
  • Shalom Counselling Centre is seeking a Registered Psychologist, Registered Provisional Psychologist or Registered Social Worker for a full time or part time position. The position offers flexibility in hours with some evening and/or weekend hours required.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Counselling.
  • Eligibility for Registration as a Psychologist, Provisional Psychologist or Social Worker in Alberta.
  • Training and experience in a systems approach to marital and family counseling.
  • Proven ability to work well in a team setting
  • Willingness to support the Mission, Vision and Value Statements of Shalom Counselling Centre.

This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.




Please send your resume to employment@shalomcounselling.com or To view a copy of the full job description please click here: https://www.shalomcounselling.com/get-involved/employment/

Go further – check out our website!
5515 - 27th Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta T4P 0E5
(403) 342 – 0339 (Phone) (403) 314 – 1798 (Fax)

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Posted September 4, 2018
Canniff and Associates - Provisional Opportunity in School and Private Practice - Edmonton


We are recruiting for two full-time positions for the current school calendar year in communities northwest of Edmonton.


We offer:

  • Full time employment
  • Opportunity to build a private practice
  • Strong supervision
  • Above-average salary
  • Collegial environment and support
  • Peer support and staff training
  • Support through the provisional process
  • Administrative support


We are looking for:

  • Provisionally Registered, Registered, or eligible to Register with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Team player and an enthusiasm to learn
  • Ability to provide a variety of services, including providing therapeutic interventions, consultation, and assessment
  • Willingness to relocate



For further information, please contact:

Harsharan Sehdev at (780)-453-1873

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Posted August 29, 2018
Beaver First Nation – Mental Health Service Provider


Beaver First Nation is looking for a Mental Health Service Provider to join the health team. The successful candidate must have with the following criteria:

  • Provide clients with access to professional mental health services in a culturally appropriate manner 
  • Participate in community program development to enhance the mental well-being of individuals, families and groups. 
  • Exhibit emotional maturity, stability, flexibility and accountability
  • Work collaboratively and network with community resources in the surrounding area, including Elders and cultural leaders 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide early intervention, short term therapy, long term therapy, address at-risk populations and attend to crisis situations including debriefing and follow-up
  • Prioritizing for suicide prevention activities and intervention 
  • Complete a client assessment and discuss the recommended counselling and sessions schedule with the client
  • Link clients with relevant community supports
  • Complete a treatment plan to be kept on the client\'s file including an aftercare plan.
  • Keep records of appointments for each client (including date, time, place, and duration) and client confirmation of attendance for audit purposes
  • Cooperate with Indigenous Services Canada audit for reporting requirements
  • Comply with own professional regulatory body requirements: current license, practice hours, documentation, confidentiality legislation and continuing education.


Requirements & Knowledge/Qualifications:

  • Mental Health Service Providers must be registered with a legislated professional regulatory body and eligible for independent practice in Alberta.
  • Eligible Mental Health Service Providers include: Psychologists and Social Workers, with clinical counselling orientation, or Mental Health Counsellors with education and training comparable to Psychologists or Social Workers.
  • Complete and submit a Mental Health Counsellor Provider Agreement Form to the Indigenous Services Canada, Regional Office in Edmonton, Alberta before providing services
  • Possess a clear understanding of the Privacy Act.
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and abilities 
  • Possess a valid driver\'s license and reliable vehicle as there travelling to the community is mandatory
  • Complete a Criminal Record Check and a Vulnerable Sector Check.


Hours of Work: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (may be required to support with additional time/days during times of crisis and/or extreme trauma).

Closing Date: until suitable candidate is selected

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter, by fax, or email, to the following:

Rod Chalifoux
Band Manager
Beaver First Nation
Box 270
High Level, Alberta
T0H 1Z0
Phone: 780 927 3544
Fax: 780 927 4064

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Posted August 28, 2018
SHA - Prairie North Health Region - Psychologist - North Battleford, Sask




Posting # GO-00539465-4

Position # 131329

Posted Date: August 21, 2018 17:00 CST

Closing Date: September 30, 2018 23:59 CST

Type: Permanent Full-Time

City/Town: North Battleford



Expected Start Date: October 1, 2018

FTE: 1.0

Shift Information:       

Hours of Work: In a 3 week rotation:  14 shifts of 8.00 hours

Salary or Pay Band: $51.356 to $62.643 (5 step range)

Number of Positions: 1


Job Summary:


Nature and Scope:

A clinical position working as part of assessment and treatment teams in a dynamic and growing hospital setting.  This position involves the opportunity to work with individuals with chronic major mental illness and intellectual disabilities, often treatment resistant, in both the Forensic Psychology and Psychiatric Rehabilitation departments within Saskatchewan Hospital, North Battleford.


Specific Accountabilities:

Assess the needs of the patients in the Short Term Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Extended Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Forensic Service areas.  Plan/evaluate therapeutic individual and group programs that are consistent with patient needs and unit objectives.  Provide patient assessment and treatment plans (including behavior management programs); psychotherapy; contribute to formal and informal discussion of all cases.  Awareness of policy and the administration of policy is a component of all professional positions.  Consultation with others concerning the problems and needs of the patients in the Short Term Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Extended Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Forensic Service areas is required.  Forensic responsibilities include remand assessments for Fitness to Stand Trial and Criminal Responsibility, reports and assessments for Saskatchewan Review Board Hearings, therapeutic intervention and treatment planning.  Assemble data and analyze research and clinical assessment reports on individual patients for interpretation to other hospital staff.



  • Experience in the area of mental health.
  • Experience in psychological testing methods and statistics.




Required Qualifications:


  • PhD in Clinical Psychology.
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan College of Psychologists.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Advanced communication skills.


Other Information:

  • Preference for this position will be given to HSAS members in accordance with the terms and conditions of the SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement.  HSAS seniority within the Saskatchewan Health Authority will be considered under the selection criteria.


Additional Text:

  • This is a designated field-hours position.
  • Recruitment and relocation incentive package is available.


Saskatchewan Health Authority (former Prairie North)

Email:  hrreception@pnrha.ca

Fax:  306-446-6810 

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Posted August 27, 2018
Provital Health & Wellness - 2 x Part-Time Registered Psychologist - Calgary


Provital Health & Wellness is a Multi-Disciplinary Collaborative Health Care Clinic, based in Marda Loop, Calgary.

We are looking for 2 x experienced Part-Time Registered Psychologists to be part of our dynamic team. Ideal Candidate will be able to deal with a wide range of presenting issues within both the adult and teen population. Candidate must be able to do both individual and couples counselling. Proficiency in EMDR and the ability to deal with complex trauma cases as part of their case load is required.

Experience working also with older children, teens, and adults with a variety of life issues is an asset. (To include depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, transitions, disabilities and relationships)

Experience in Mindfulness Therapy, IBP, EMDR, CBT, DBT would be of benefit.


The Registered Psychologists must have strong record keeping skills that are in line with the standards of the College of Alberta Psychologist and should have a valid licence to practice.


If interested please submit resume to:

Email: Rakhi Dutta: rdutta@provital.ca


Start date is Approximately August 15 2018
2 x Positions available
1 day per week
2 days per week

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Posted August 23, 2018
Renfrew Educational Services - Psychologist - Part time and full time positions



Renfrew Educational Services is a not-for-profit, registered charity operating as an independent school.  We are an acknowledged leader in program development for children with special needs and children who are typically developing.  For 45 years Renfrew has offered a wide range of programs and services to children from Calgary and surrounding areas.


We are currently accepting applications for positions to commence August 27, 2018 in a variety of departments. Part time and full time positions available.


Please refer to the Renfrew Educational Services webpage: http://www.renfreweducation.org under the ‘Services & Programs’ for more information about the programs and services that Renfrew provides.


We offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Supportive team dynamics and regular opportunities for collaboration
  • Excellent mentorship and leadership
  • Safe and supportive workplace



  • Master’s degree in psychology and current registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Experience working with children with special needs and their families
  • Familiarity with the Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists, Code of Professional Conduct, Principles for Psychological Testing, Family Enhancement Act, Mental Health Act, Persons with Disabilities Act
  • Knowledge of Developmentally Appropriate Practices
  • A good listener, with strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized with good planning/time management and problem solving skills
  • Experience with assessment, intervention and counseling in numerous areas (Autism, FASD, psychoeducational, social/emotional, behavioural, Learning Disabilities etc.)
  • Experience with the Seattle Washington 4 Digit Code or willingness to learn
  • Must have a vehicle, valid Alberta Driver’s License, and a clean driving record
  • Must be willing to work evening and weekends and travel in Calgary and surrounding areas (no overnights).



To Apply:

Email or fax a current resume and letter of interest to:

Human Resources

Email:  humanresources@renfreweducation.org

Fax: (403) 291-2499


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Posted August 21, 2018
Edmonton North PCN - Mental Health Practitioner - Full-Time, Temporary


The Edmonton North PCN is looking for a NEW team member who:

  • Values collaboration and sees having a unified team perspective as an asset
  • Actively participates in team discussions and feels confident in providing and receiving constructive feedback
  • Is willing to step in and provide support for other team members as needed
  • Takes initiative when there is a gap in programming/content/delivery of services and contributes ideas for quality improvement
  • Enjoys sharing new knowledge, ideas, and innovations with team members

To fill the role of:

Mental Health Practitioner (Term)

Requirements of the role:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or Psychology; and/or Psychiatric Nurse or Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Active professional registration
  • Experience conducting individual short-term counselling
  • Experience facilitating short-term group therapy
  • Strong assessment skills
  • Knowledge of community and regional programs

What to expect day to day:

  • Assessing the needs of referred patients over the telephone to determine relevant treatment plans which may include short-term counselling with a Mental Health Practitioner, and/or referral to group therapy, and/or a referral to an appropriate community agency or regional program
  • Counselling patients individually and in a group setting using a range of behavioral techniques such as motivational interviewing, readiness to change, behavioral intentions, self-monitoring, problem solving, goal setting, and others.
  • Coordinating care with and/or link patients to other healthcare programs, healthcare providers or other relevant community agencies and resources as appropriate
  • Ensuring the maintenance of accurate records with Electronic Medical Record, including the documentation and communication of a patient’s visits with the patient’s physician.
  • Administering metrics and screens to assess effectiveness of treatment
  • Providing mental health assessments, individual therapy based on comprehensive treatment plans.


Openings: 1 Full-Time, Temporary

This is a term role for up to 18 months.

Location: Northgate Centre (9499-137 Avenue)

Please submit your cover letter and resume to: greatjobs@enpcn.com

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Posted August 20, 2018
Children's Autism Services of Edmonton - Psychologist


Children's Autism Services of Edmonton, is seeking a full-time Psychologist for our dynamic and growing organization. We provide diagnostic services, and in-home and school consultations to meet the needs of families and children who have autism and other developmental disorders.

As a psychologist working with our organization, you will be providing:

  • Individual and couples counseling to parents and siblings
  • Consultation regarding behavioral issues interfering with social development and learning
  • Assessment as part of our Autism Diagnostic Team

At Children’s Autism Services of Edmonton, you will enjoy:

  • The flexibility of building your own schedule
  • Feeling that you are making a difference with families
  • Working with colleagues who are leaders in the field of autism; including: Other Psychologists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Behaviour Consultants, Educational Consultants, Registered Dietician, Social Worker, Physical Literacy Consultant, and a Nurse Practitioner
  • A strong, supportive team work environment
  • Two state-of-the art treatment campuses
  • A strong professional development focus
  • Laptop, cell phone and resources provided
  • Competitive salary and an excellent benefit package
  • Paid travel time and mileage

To apply, you must have:

  • Registration with The College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Your own vehicle and valid driver’s license
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Passion and commitment for working with children and their families
  • All hires must provide a Police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector, Child Welfare check and First Aid & level-C CPR

Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated counseling experience with families. Prior knowledge and experience with autism, and specifically behavior analysis with associated intervention planning is considered an asset.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to hr@childrensautism.ca

Please see our website for detailed information about our organization www.childrensautism.ca

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Posted August 14, 2018
Catholic Family Service - Counselling Internship - Calgary


Catholic Family Service (CFS) is all about building strong families. Our programs and services are designed to help people prevent or work through issues like marital problems, family breakdown, trauma and emotional regulation challenges. Our mantra is humanity above all else, which means we don’t turn anyone away. We’re driven by compassion, not religion.


At CFS, we pride ourselves on living our values every day, embracing new ideas, and being a kind and supportive environment in which to work, volunteer and study. In fact, 97% of our employees describe CFS as a good place to work and participate. If you share our values and can offer unparalleled professional service to our clients, please consider joining our team. 


The Position:

Title: Counselling Internship                                         Job Type: full-time


Catholic Family has one opening for a provisional psychologist internship. This opportunity to provide counselling service, and participate in the co-creation of a healthy workplace will appeal to a registered provisional psychologist wishing to complete his/her 1600-hour requirement of supervised practice to become a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists. This position includes a stipend.

This fulltime contract position is available commencing in early fall of 2018.


Qualifications Required:

  • Must be eligible to register as a Provisional Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Have a demonstrated ability to engage in a generalist practice with a range of  client demographics and presenting concerns with individuals, couples and families
  • Love to contribute ideas and work in a healthy, balanced and stimulating environment
  • Have a strong customer service philosophy that guides your practice
  • Have access to a vehicle for up to one half day per week to engage in outreach counselling


How to Apply:

E-send your resume to:

Behnam Kohandel, Counselling Services Division


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Posted August 13, 2018
Alberta Counselling Centre - Contract Psychologist Positions - Calgary


Alberta Counselling Centre (ACC) is currently recruiting psychologists to join our team. ACC is a private practice that provides comprehensive psychoeducational assessments and treatment for children, adolescents, and adults.

The following flexible contract opportunities are available for qualified psychologists:

1. Fully registered psychologist who is trained and experienced in psychoeducational assessments

Candidate should:

  • Be a fully registered psychologist;
  • Have experience in performing psychoeducational assessments; 
  • Be able to work weekdays (1 to 3 days), and/or Saturdays;
  • Be trained on Pearson’s Q-interactive platform (administering assessments on iPads using Pearson’s Assess App.), or be keen to learn (we’ll provide the training).


2. Fully registered psychologist who is trained and experienced in EMDR therapy

Candidate should:

  • Be a fully registered psychologist; 
  • Be able to offer 1.5, 2, and occasionally 3 hour (for out of town clients) EMDR sessions to clients;
  • Be able to see clients weekdays (1 to 3 days), and Saturdays and/or evenings;
  • Use the 8-phase EMDR protocol, and adapt it to special situations and populations (many scripts and resources are available for therapists to use);
  • Be familiar with or willing to learn how to use Neurotek equipment (the light bar) for EMDR therapy.


Familiarity with treatment of MVA victims is an asset; however, we will train suitable candidates.

3. Fully registered psychologist who can provide therapy to children, adolescents, and families for late afternoon and evening appointments

Candidate Should:

Have training and experience in providing therapy to individuals, couples, and/or families and
be able to provide therapy for:

  • Children, especially around trauma
  • Coping with Illnesses
  • Personal or work issues
  • Addictions
  • Grief and loss, exposure to natural disasters, abuse, and rape
  • Life and career transitions
  • Sexual issues and/or gender issues


These contract positions are flexible. Pay is commensurate with experience. Check us out at https://albertacounselling.ca/ to see if we’re a good fit for you.

Psychologists who are interested in the EMDR position are invited to contact Kari at 587-352-3222, extension #1, or by email at info@albertcounselling.ca and provide a resume or CV, along with a copy of a basic EMDR training certificate.  Psychologists who are interested in the assessment opportunity, please email a resume or CV with a sample report (with client identifying information removed) to: joyce@albertacounselling.ca. Kari is also available at 587-352-3222, extension #1 to answer any questions and book interviews.

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Posted August 13, 2018
Annapolis Valley Psychological Services - Registered Clinical Psychologist - Nova Scotia


Annapolis Valley Psychological Services (AVPS) is seeking a masters level registered clinical psychologist from an accredited institution. 

Individuals with a Psy.D. are also encouraged to apply.

AVPS is a growing practice that would like to expand its adult clientele to also include children, adolescents, and couples.  As such, we need a psychologist to provide evidence-based assessment and psychotherapy services for existing adult clientele and ideally these new populations as well.  This position is part-time to full-time based on client demand, especially if the applicant is willing to work flexible hours (i.e., days, and some evenings or weekends). We are conveniently located in downtown Kentville and provide a supportive and friendly work environment with opportunities to grow professionally. Administrative staff is provided on a part-time basis with the option to expand to full-time in the future.  All applicants must possess training in CBT and be able to demonstrate effective case management skills. The successful applicant must be ethically-minded, client focused, caring, motivated, and keen to embrace opportunities to learn and grow in our professionally rewarding work setting.  He or she must also be willing to provide assessments and therapy to adult clients associated with Canadian Forces, RCMP, VAC, and Section B Motor Vehicle Accident clients from various insurance companies. Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to practice both autonomously and collaboratively are required.


To apply for this position, please email AVPS a copy of your CV, a handwritten cover letter, and be prepared to provide three professional references, and one personal reference upon later request.


Attn: Shelley West, M.Sc. Registered Psychologist #R0665

Annapolis Valley Psychological Services

57 Webster Street, Suite 208

Kentville, N.S.  B4N 1H6



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Posted August 8, 2018
Registered or Provisional Psychologist – Part-time contract – NW Edmonton


Reach Psychological and Buhr Psychological Services have partnered up to create a position for an engaging and compassionate psychologist to join our shared practice for 1 evening and/or 1 day a week.

We serve a variety of clients including individuals, couples, families, children, and youth with a number of referral sources. We are looking for a therapist that has their own unique approach to counselling.

We offer:

  • fully furnished offices,
  • fully stocked play room with sand tray,
  • options for animal therapy, 
  • flexible schedule
  • internet and printing services, 
  • fully processed intakes & initial bookings,
  • direct billing and credit card processing,
  • clinic and individual advertising included,
  • online scheduling and case management software,
  • free parking with easy access from the Yellowhead and St. Albert Trail,
  • consultation and support with two experienced psychologists.



  • Masters level education and registration with CAP or ACSW,
  • Experience working with a variety of clients,
  • Ability to work independently,
  • Liability insurance,
  • Current Criminal Record check and Child Welfare Intervention check.


Send current resume to either David or Hollie:

Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

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Posted August 7, 2018
Supervision Opportunity for Registered Psychologists - Calgary

Supporting Wellness Psychological & Family Services...provides a supervision program for Provisional Psychologists seeking supervision to complete the provisional hour requirement.

Supporting Wellness offers a milieu of teaching and supervision times consisting of:

1. Individual Supervision (Case Consultation, Case Note Preparation, On SIte (if approved)
2. Clinical Group Supervision
3. Educational Workshops (Speakers/Educators who are specialized in many areas of psychology)
4. On-Site - if this is approved by your placement - 2 sessions
5. EPPP Study Groups/Access to study materials
6. 1 Mock Oral Exam: Role Play Prep with Panel
7. Individual Goal Prep, Therapeutic Models, Using Models in therapy.

Kate is experienced in several clinical modalities: Cognitive Behavioral, Narrative, Structural, Systems Theory, Brief Solution, Marriage and Family Therapy. Kate has worked in diverse environments: residential treatment, private school sector, University counsellor, and private practice. Kate was an instructor with City University teaching two practicum courses on clinical consultation and ethical conduct.

Kate is passionate about teaching and supervision. Supporting Wellness has spaces available in September and October 2018.

If you are interested in applying for the provisional supervision program please contact: supervision@supportingwellness.com to request our application package.

Those applying MUST have a full-time position to fulfill their 1600 supervision requirement. Supporting Wellness Psychological & Family Services DOES NOT provide a placement to complete hours.

If you have any questions please forward to the above email. We realize this process is challenging. This program is structured and offer the support one needs to achieve this goal. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Posted August 1, 2018
The Centre for Autism Services Alberta - Director of Clinical Services - South


Director of Clinical Services

The Centre for Autism Services Alberta is expanding our services in Southern Alberta. As the Director of Clinical Services – South, you would be leading a small team of clinicians providing home based services to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

This position works remotely, reporting to the Centre’s Executive Director in Edmonton.

The Director of Clinical Services is responsible for leading a multi-disciplinary team delivering effective evidence based interventions and services to children, youth and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. This position provides direction to clinical staff according to the Centre’s stated Vison, Mission and Philosophical Framework. You will be responsible for the oversight and administration of the programs and personnel for the Centre’s Southern Services. This position requires considerable knowledge of the various treatment and therapy modalities, the funding models, and knowledge of the principles and practices of family centred care in behavioural and developmental models.


For further details .....more

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Posted July 30, 2018
Providence - Behavioral Specialist (Mat Leave Replacement) - Calgary


Behavioral Specialist

Maternity Leave Replacement Contract

A Therapeutic and Educational Preschool and Kindergarten for Children with Disabilities

Providence is a vibrant, registered charity with a long and established history of providing a therapeutic and educational environment to preschool children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities. You will have the opportunity to enhance the health and development of children and their families.


We are currently seeking an energetic and dynamic individual with a passion for working with young children to join our school as a Behavioral Specialist. This position is a one year maternity leave replacement contract that will start in August 2018.


We offer:

  • A fantastic opportunity to collaborate with our dynamic and integrated team, which includes Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Teachers, and Therapeutic Teaching Assistants across 6 schools in Calgary.
  • Small caseloads with a diverse and complex pediatric population and their families.
  • Opportunities for professional development and ongoing learning for career advancement.
  • Competitive salary range.

The ideal candidate:

  • Children are busy and active – so you are too. Adaptability is important because every day will be different and you will have to navigate your way through rapidly changing environments with enthusiasm, problem-solving skills and humour.
  • You are flexible, curious, creative, and able to multi-task in our ever-evolving world in pediatrics.
  • You enjoy working effectively with a multidisciplinary team to deliver child-focused services.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assessment and implementation of behavioral services to Pre-school to Kindergarten age group; such as observation and assessment, intervention and support – directly in the classroom and in-servicing to staff as appropriate.
  • Consultation to family and staff
  • Working directly with children in a variety of settings


  • Masters Graduate in a Psychology, Education or Counselling program from a recognised university.
  • Registered  Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP)
  • Valid First Aid and CPR Certificates
  • Experience working with children that display challenging behaviour or have disabilities.
  • Working knowledge in family counseling, play therapy, and program development.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Successful practicum experience with good references is an asset.
  • Must have own vehicle and willing to travel to the different school locations.


Please submit your resume via email to the attention of Sana Sajjad - Human Resources Coordinator.

Email: ssajjad@providencechildren.com

Learn more about us at: www.providencechildren.com

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Posted July 25, 2018
Kells Counselling - Contract Psychologists - Edmonton


We are looking for two Contract Psychologists to join our team:

  • EMDR Psychologist
  • Marriage and Family Focused Psychologist


These psychologists should be experienced with a wide range of evidence-based treatment modalities and therapeutic approaches, and able to use flexible strategies for working with individuals, couples, and families. The psychologist must also have training in one or more of these therapeutic approaches or a complimentary treatment area:

  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) 
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Gottman Method


These are flexible, part-time positions with potential to build to full-time. The Psychologist must have the availability to carry a client load of 16-20 hours per week. We are looking for therapists who can work prime hours, with required availability for Saturdays and one evening a week. Pay is commensurate with experience.


Who are we?

Kells is a private psychological service agency offering therapy for a wide range of mental health concerns. We have a strong history of serving families and children, as well as individuals. We currently require psychologists also able to work with individuals following a traumatic injury.


Why work at Kells?


  • Professional support and advice is provided by our team of senior Psychologists.
  • Our unique office environment is warm, comfortable, and professional.
  • The admin support team will handle your schedule and billings. 
  • We encourage and support further professional development.
  • We are passionate about learning and growing in a collegial atmosphere!


Psychologists interested in the EMDR position are requested to provide a resume or CV, cover letter, and a copy of a basic EMDR training certificate. Psychologists who are interested in the general therapy opportunity, please email a resume or CV and cover letter to ekillen@endstategroup.ca.

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Posted July 23, 2018
Family Psychology Centre - Supervision Program

Provisional Supervision Program

accepting applicants on an ongoing basis


Jeff Chang, Ph.D., R.Psych.

Tracy Mitchell, M.Ed., R.Psych.

Calgary, AB


We provide supervision for Provisional Registered Psychologists providing psychological services in work settings without a qualified on-site supervisor. The program consists of:


  • Individual supervision (video, audio, and/or case consultation)
  • Group supervision (video, audio, and/or case consultation)
  • Liaison with your employer
  • Two on-site live supervision sessions (if permitted by your employer)
  • Shared use of EPPP study materials
  • Support and practice for the oral examination
  • Preferred access and/or reduced fees for other professional development opportunities provided by the supervisors, when available
  • Ongoing supervision following completion of 1600 hours prior to completion of all requirements for Registration (“Form B”)
  • One all-inclusive fee, distributed over the duration of your Provisional hours.


The supervisors are experienced in several therapeutic approaches (i.e., cognitive-behavioral therapy, emotionally focused therapy, Ericksonian approaches, Gottman approach, narrative therapy, solution-focused therapy, structural-strategic therapy, etc.), types of assessment (cognitive, custody-access, parenting), and have worked and/or supervised in a variety of settings (child and adolescent mental health [day treatment, family therapy centre, residential treatment, and school-based programs], employee assistance programs, special education schools, and private practice. They are experienced with individuals of all ages, couples, and families. Some supervision hours may also apply toward Clinical Fellow status in the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Depending on mutual interests, supervision of applied research may be available.


In-person supervision will occur weekly in Calgary weekly.


For further information, contact: Dr. Jeff Chang   jchang@familypsychologycentre.org

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