Employment Opportunities for Psychologists

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All revisions must be received within five business days, otherwise your revised ad will be considered a new ad with additional fees.

 

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


Posted July 16, 2018
CBI Red Deer McKenzie - Registered Psychologist

 

Registered Psychologist – CBI Red Deer McKenzie

Are you interested in joining a dynamic multidisciplinary rehabilitation team? CBI Red Deer McKenzie, a division of CBI Health has an opening for a full time or part time Registered Psychologist.

This is an Occupationally Focused position in which the Psychologist is responsible for the provision of clinical services for clients within multi-disciplinary programs, group programs as well as individualized sessions. This includes consultation, assessment, interventions, monitoring of progress/outcomes, return to work/discharge recommendations, and reporting. The Psychologist will work in collaboration with other team members which could include, but are not limited to; Physiotherapists, Kinesiologists, Occupational Therapists, Vocational Specialists and Physicians.

We are looking for a Psychologist who possesses or has strong interest in developing clinical expertise in the areas of occupational rehabilitation, injury management, pain, chronic disease, brain injury and mental health (depression/anxiety/trauma). In addition to addressing the diagnoses, the Psychologist provides services to address coping strategies, role of mind-set, managing work place stress/barriers, and motivation. They are passionate about return to function and the value that works plays in many lives. The caseload consists of clients who are referred by various funders such as disability insurers, automobile insurers, worker’s compensation, as well as by public health/primary care.

Qualifications:

Formal Education:

  • Masters, doctoral or equivalent graduate degree in psychology from an institution approved by the College of Alberta Psychologists as a Registered Psychologist
  • Education, training and supervision in psychology practice
  • Current registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Membership with the Association of Psychologists Association of Alberta (PAA) is encouraged
  • Maintenance of individual professional liability/malpractice insurance required


Applied Experience:

  • Relevant clinical practice experience preferred, preferably in an interdisciplinary clinic setting and occupational rehabilitation.
  • Experience working with a variety of third party payers considered an asset (i.e., Workers’ Compensation Board, Auto Insurers, Disability Insurers, etc.).
  • Clinical experience in the assessment and provision of appropriate psychological intervention with a variety of conditions that impact on overall functional abilities.
  • Thorough working knowledge of local public and private health care services, as well as community agencies and resources a definite asset.
  • Previous exposure to the process and terminology used in functional abilities evaluations, as well as job site analyses considered an asset.

Additional Skills and Abilities:

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to work both autonomously, as well as part of an interdisciplinary health care team.
  • Efficiency and responsiveness in provision of required clinical documentation.
  • Ability to understand the funding system and expectations and integrate this into a client centered treatment plan.
  • Demonstrated work ethic, reliability, maturity and flexibility.
  • Caseload management and leadership skills required in this dynamic work setting.
  • Occupational Rehabilitation an asset, Only Registered Psychologists will be contacted at this time.


About CBI Health Group:
CBI Health Group is Canada’s largest provider of integrated community healthcare. For over 40 years, we have remained totally committed to improving the health and enriching the lives of Canadians. What sets us apart is our ability to work as a unified network dedicated to the ongoing learning that allows us to foster best practices, improve access to care and create better results for our patients. We organize our teams and services to ensure the right professionals and caregivers provide the right service, at the right time, in the right place.

The CBI group of companies includes CBI Health Centres, CBI Home Health, We Care Home Health Services, Monarch House, CBI Workplace Solutions, and CBI Assessment Services. Our expanding transitional and residential community care network now numbers more than 60 homes nationwide.

At CBI, our people really care and believe that by working together, we can aim higher and make great things happen every day.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/cbihealthgroup | Twitter: www.twitter.com/cbihealthgroup | www.cbi.ca

CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.

To apply for this position, submit your resume to Tanis Meginbir at tmeginbir@cbi.ca stating “Psychologist, Red Deer” in the subject line, by August 31, 2018. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Posted July 12, 2018
Acadia Physical Therapy and Health Centre - Contract Psychologist - Edmonton

 

Acadia Physical Therapy and Health Centre is a multidisciplinary clinic located in Northeast Edmonton, and we are seeking a contract Psychologist to join our team and provide counselling services to our patients. Your caseload will include patients who are suffering with chronic pain disorders, depression, anxiety, and PTSD- typically related to an accident or injury. However, we also advertise general counselling services to our referring physicians. The complete terms of the contract will be discussed in an interview. The schedule is currently negotiable however we do require you to be available one evening per week. 

 

Our dedicated administrative staff handle all booking, billing, payments, treatment approvals, and act as the first point of contact for all insurance inquiries, etc. Your duties will be to assess and treat (if required) patients, complete assessment and progress reports as required for payors, liaise with insurance companies and physicians, and work as part of a multidisciplinary team. 

 

We require you to have a graduate degree in Psychology and be registered to practice in Alberta. Provisional Psychologists are welcome to apply if they have secured supervision already. Experience with treating motor vehicle accident victims is an asset but is not required. 

 

Please submit your resume to acadiahiring@gmail.com . Inquiries can also be directed to this email or you can call Kim at 780-473-1681. 


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Posted July 11, 2018
University of Calgary - SU Wellness Centre - Part-time Sessional Counselling positions

 

Applications are invited for Part-time Sessional Counselling positions in the SU Wellness Centre at the University of Calgary for the period of September 2018 – March 31, 2019. Position may be extended (if required) under the guidelines outlined in the Faculty Association of the University of Calgary collective agreement.


The part time position hours of work will be a maximum of 3 days/week. Applications for full (7 hours/day) and half (3.5 hours/day) will be considered. Two evening shifts (finish at 7pm) will be required.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual counselling services to University of Calgary undergraduate and graduate students
  • Offer workshops/groups to university students

Educational/Experience Qualifications:

  • Graduate Degree in Applied/Counselling Psychology, Social Work or related field
  • Direct counselling experience required, preferably with a post-secondary population
  • Registered with the College of Alberta Psychologists or Alberta College of Social Workers


Salary is dependent upon experience and qualifications.


Application Procedure:
Applications can be submitted directly to Jennifer Thannhauser, at the address listed below. Please submit a letter of application addressing background and experience relevant to the position; current curriculum vitae; and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three current professional references.


General inquiries can be directed to:
Jennifer Thannhauser, Ph.D., RPsych
Acting Associate Director Wellness Centre (Counselling)
University of Calgary
SU Wellness Centre
MacEwan Student Centre 370
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
E-mail: jthannha@ucalgary.ca


The deadline date for applications is July 18, 2018. Applications will be reviewed as received.


The University of Calgary believes that a respectful workplace, equal opportunity and building a diverse workforce contribute to the richness of the environment for teaching, learning and research, and provide faculty, staff, students and the public with a university that reflects the society it serves. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)


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Posted July 3, 2018
Canniff and Associates - Two Full-Time School Setting positions - NW of Edmonton

Excellent Provisional Opportunity in School Settings

 

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

 

We offer:

-        Strong Supervision

-        Above-average salary

-        Collegial environment and support

 

We are looking for:

-        Provisionally Registered, Registered, or eligible to Register with the College of Alberta Psychologists

-        Team player and ability to work independently

-        Ability to provide a variety of service, including providing therapeutic interventions, consultation, and assessment

-        Willingness to relocate

-        Previous experience within educational systems is an asset

 

For further information, please contact:

Harsharan Sehdev at (780)-453-1873


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Posted July 2, 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
www.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 June 26, 2018
Rocky Mountain Psychological Services - Registered Psychologist

 

Rocky Mountain Psychological Services is a multi-faceted psychology clinic specializing in children and families.

Our mission: Rocky Mountain Psychological Services commits to improving the lives of children and their families through careful assessment, listening, observation, and evaluation of referral issues, developing a tailored plan, and guiding our clients to improved functioning and enjoyment of life.

Rocky Mountain Psychological Services is seeking a Registered Psychologists for assessments (independent contractor and employee positions available).

Primary Responsibilities:
• Administer and interpret the following types of assessments:
o psycho-educational assessments, behavioural assessments, developmental assessments (including Autism), parenting assessments, capacity assessments.
o Write assessment reports and share results with parents and other stakeholders
o Determine appropriate and tailored recommendations for treatment/follow-up

Qualifications:
• Status as a Registered Psychologist in Alberta
• Advanced knowledge of assessment including diagnosis and treatment planning
• AsStrong written and oral communication skills – ability to communicate technical information to varied group of stakeholders
• Knowledge of and proficiency with Microsoft Office

Please forward CV/Resume to: Cassandra White
cassandra@rmpsychservices.com

 

We thank all applicants for their interest, only those shortlisted will be contacted.


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Posted June 26, 2018
Lethbridge School District No. 51 - School Psychologist

 

School Psychologist - Full Time 

 

BACKGROUND

Lethbridge School District is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Teacher Psychologist position. The district has a total student population of almost 12 000 and provides services to students in 23 schools (Early Education to Grade 12) in the city of Lethbridge. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with parents/guardians, school staff, district personnel, and community partners to identify and support students who are experiencing academic, behavioural, social or emotional challenges
  • Administer, score and interpret standardized psycho-educational assessments
  • Complete assessment reports and discuss results and recommendations with parents/guardians and school staff
  • Provide consultation to schools to support students within a Response to Instruction and Intervention framework
  • Participate as a member of the school Learning Team and liaise, as required, with multi-disciplinary teams, in planning and monitoring student programs

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Full registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Possess or be eligible for Alberta Teacher Certification
  • At least three years’ relevant experience in a school district and/or clinical setting working with children and adolescents is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to use a variety of assessment techniques and tools to identify and address students’ educational needs
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to provide consultation to school staff
  • Experience in providing psychological services across all developmental levels (i.e. Early Education through grade 12)

 

For additional information on this position including preferred skills, abilities and the salary range, please visit the Lethbridge School District No. 51 website.

http://www.lethsd.ab.ca/Employment.php

Applicants are asked to apply directly through the Lethbridge School District No. 51 employment page prior to the closing date of 12:00 PM, Monday, July 16, 2018.

 


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Posted June 25, 2018
Living Well Counselling Services Inc. - Registered Psychologists - Calgary

 

Positions Available: Registered Psychologist preferred.

Position close date: Until suitable candidate found.

Living Well Counselling Services Inc. is currently in the process of hiring part-time contractors in Calgary, Alberta.

Potential Candidates will:

  • Possess a minimum of a Masters degree in their related field
  • Have a minimum of 3-5 years related experience
  • Be registered with CAP
  • Have professional liability insurance
  • Have experience counselling clients with a variety of concerns
  • Be a spiritually sensitive therapist, with a holistic approach to treatment, and will be able to describe succinctly what this means and how it is incorporated in their treatment
  • Have a desire to be in private practice, will work well independently and have their own professional supports in place (case consult groups, professional networks, supervisor)
  • Will be available to work daytime or evening with Friday evening availability being an asset. May also be available to work Saturdays
  • Have their own office space, to accommodate in-person clients OR be willing to use Living Well office space
  • Be a strong team player in terms of vision, and an asset to the Living Well team
  • Possess willingness to take part in case consults with peers when necessary
  • Be detail oriented in terms of administrative tasks such as progress notes, billing submissions and invoicing
  • Will be teachable, and will demonstrate an openness to lifelong learning
  • Be willing to accept 10-15 hrs per wk contract work depending on current intake load
  • Ability to work with children and/or teens is an asset
  • Ability to work with couples is an asset
  • Work & experience with men's issues is an asset
  • May or may not be able to offer teletherapy or therapy via Skype based upon their own personal approach, licensing body requirements and/or equipment
  • May or may not be able to offer group therapy
  • May or may not be willing to offer a sliding scale to those clients unable to afford full fees
  • If successful, candidate will be required to supply their own professional picture, along with their professional bio

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit resume with cover letter with subject line: Therapist Position to work@livingwellcounselling.ca

Please include salary expectations, hours of availability and available start date in cover letter. Please note: Only successful candidates will be contacted.


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Posted June 21, 2018
Alberta Health Services - Psychologist - Edmonton

 

Psychologist

Requisition #: ALB00009509
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Salary: $41.58 - $55.25 per hour

The Edmonton Operational Stress Injury (OSI) Clinic is part of a national network of clinics providing specialized outpatient services to Veterans, Canadian Armed Forces members, and members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), as well as their families. Offering a wide range of clinical assessment and treatment services, our team of mental health professionals works together to provide care that is tailored to the needs of each client.

Working as a member of an interdisciplinary team at the OSI Clinic, the Psychologist I is primarily responsible for providing direct clinical services to individuals, couples, and families with complex mental health and/or concurrent disorders as well as psychosocial needs.

The Psychologist I works collaboratively with other organizations including Veterans Affairs Canada, the Department of National Defense, and the RCMP. The Psychologist I, in collaboration with the Manager and clinical leads within the OSIC, ensures that clinical services are delivered safely, are of high quality, and are aligned and compliant with the national Guidelines for Operational Stress Injury Clinics and AHS policy and procedures.

Services are provided using an interdisciplinary model of care, and adhere to the Addiction & Mental Health Principles of Care for clients, families, and community partners. Positive client outcomes will be achieved through collaborative treatment planning, evidence informed treatment options, interdisciplinary consultation, clinical outcome evaluation, and continuous quality improvement initiatives.

Please visit https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/ and search for Job Requisition #: ALB00009509 to learn more and apply.


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Posted June 21, 2018
Petrie Psychotherapy & Consulting - Part-Time School Setting position – West of Spruce Grove

 

Petrie Psychotherapy & Consulting has an opening for a part time psychologist to support student learning.  The successful candidate will provide a variety of services, including therapeutic interventions, consultation, and assessment to school-aged students in various schools for the 2018-2019 school year. This position includes travel and a travel stipend is provided.

Requirements:

  • Registered, Provisionally Registered,  or eligible to Register with the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Interest in and experience working with school-aged population, counselling skills, competence in the development and implementation of programs designed to facilitate student growth.
  • Valid driver’s license

All candidates selected for an interview must produce an original, acceptable, recent (less than six months old) Police Information Check, including CPIC, Vulnerable Sector and Local Indices Search, at the time of the interview.

This position will commence September 2018 and will follow the school calendar.

For further information, please contact:

Brenda Petrie at (780)-621-9254


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Posted June 18, 2018
Equinox Therapeutic and Consulting Services - Contract Psychologist Position (Edmonton)


Seeking 1-2 Registered Psychologist(s) who have:

  • Strong competency in treating complex trauma and addictions;
  • Comfort and experience with long-term cases;
  • Training in EMDR or other body-centered trauma therapy required;
  • Exceptional organizational skills a MUST;
  • Strong report writing skills;
  • Ability to follow direction well while learning multiple company policies/procedures;
  • Ability and desire for high degree of independence;
  • Truly passionate about psychotherapy! 

 

This contract position can offer a part-time or full-time case load within a busy private practice that serves primarily adults with a wide range of presenting diagnoses and challenges, often centering in some way around trauma.  Schedule can be largely determined by the successful applicant.  There are two location possibilities for the successful applicant to work from: west end at 10787 180 Street or south side at 4208 97 Street. 

 

Compensation provided starts at $85 during initial trial period and ends up to $110/hr for direct services once firmly established with the company.  Report writing compensation is higher than direct service provision.

Interested candidates are invited to forward a cover letter and CV as follows:

Email:  info@equinoxtherapeutic.com 

Fax: 780-477-1379

Closing date: Open until suitable candidate is found


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Posted June 14, 2018
AHS - Director, Addiction & Mental Health

 

Regular Full Time
Location: Negotiable within AHS North Zone
Posting End Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found
Salary Range: $50.87 – $89.48 per hour

Your Opportunity:
The Director - Addiction & Mental Health is a leadership role within Zone Operations and reports directly to the Executive Director, Addiction & Mental Health. This position is responsible and accountable for leading an operational team in the planning, delivery and evaluation of mental health and addiction services for the east portion of the North Zone, while supporting the vision, mission and business plan of Alberta Health Services. The Director - Addiction & Mental Health (North Zone) will develop and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders and leaders in order to provide operational leadership to and oversee all related programs and services. There is flexibility in residence/ home office location within the east portion of the north zone. Capacity for frequent travel across broad geography to engage stakeholders and participate in key leadership events. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Remote Retention Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $3,000. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.

Description:
The Director provides leadership on all aspects of mental health and addiction services. This position establishes and maintains positive relationships with key local, provincial and national representatives and health care stakeholders including government departments and officials, and working with zone senior management. The Director is accountable for service objectives regarding implementation, operationalization, management and monitoring of integrated mental health and addiction services and quality improvement initiatives. This includes leading strategic planning, people management, change management, and financial and resource management in all areas of accountability. The Director provides leadership and support in specific identified lead areas such as Harm Reduction, use of technology in service delivery, quality improvement, access and transition of hospital and community programming, emergency disaster preparedness and response and supporting the psychosocial recovery efforts in Fort McMurray.

 

For additional information 

https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/jobs/search/12737627


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Posted June 12, 2018
Borealis Counselling Services - Clinical Counsellor - Fort McMurray

 

CLINICAL COUNSELLOR

Borealis Counselling Services is a not-for-profit counselling agency, providing counselling services in the Fort McMurray region since 1987. As an agency, our team takes pride in offering professional and meaningful support to the lives of those we serve in the community. As a clinical counsellor in our agency, the successful candidate will provide client–focused counselling services to adults, children, couples and family systems, on issues relating to mental health, addiction, workplace stress, trauma, grief and loss, etc. in a busy and dynamic team environment. The services provided will focus on assessment, case planning, treatment, and referral to community resources, as necessary. Other duties include intake, crisis intervention, workshop development and facilitation, and community engagement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Master’s degree in Counselling, Psychology, or Social Work. NOTE: Degree must have a clinical focus.
Professional certification: Candidate must be eligible for registration within their respective professional designation.

Experience: A minimum of 3 years clinical experience is preferred; professional training/experience in mindfulness is an asset
Knowledge, skills and abilities:

• Exceptional clinical ability and judgment
• Significant knowledge of therapeutic and counselling modalities
• Substantial knowledge regarding mental health and substance abuse
• Trauma specific training and/or experience would be an asset
• Ability to manage high-risk cases
• Knowledge of legal requirements regarding mandatory reporting and duty to warn
• Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team
• Knowledge of community resources and programs
• Superior verbal and written communication skills

This is a full-time position for one year, with a possibility of extension. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package based on experience and education, which includes paid vacation, cost of living allowance and other employee incentives.

Closing date for applications: Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Please send cover letter and résumé/cv to:
Cathy Underhill, M.Ed, Ph.D, CCC
Executive Director, Borealis Counselling Services
Fax (780) 743-4517
E-mail: cathy.underhill@borealiscounselling.com


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Posted June 12, 2018
Creative Works Psychological Services - Psychologist - Whitehorse, Yukon

 

Private Practice opportunity in Whitehorse, Yukon at Creative Works Psychological Services. website: www.creativeworkspsy.ca

  • An opportunity to work in the beautiful north with a great team of psychologists, offering diverse services including seeing children, adolescents and adults.

  • We are seeking a self-motivated, confident individual who is a Registered Psychologist to work with our team.

  • We have a beautiful office space, which is condo style and excellent administrative support so the focus can be on direct client service.

  • Hours are flexible and pay rate will be discussed upon application.

 

Please send resumes and/or questions to creativeworkspsy@me.com


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Posted June 11, 2018
CASA - Registered Psychologist, Full Time - Edmonton

 

Registered Psychologist, Full Time (0.8-1.0 FTE)

Psychological Assessment & Consultation Team

2nd Floor, 13415 Fort Road, Edmonton

Competition Number 18-007

 

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

Join the innovative Psychological Assessment and Consultation (PAC) team that is dynamic, collaborative, and loves to have fun!  The team is comprised of psychologists, a classroom behavior specialist, a psychological assistant and an administrative assistant.  You guessed it, you don’t have to score your own tests! 

Reporting to the Program Manager with clinical supervision being provided by the Clinical Lead, the Registered Psychologist will be responsible for:

  • Selecting and administering age appropriate standardized assessment tools to determine the cognitive or academic needs of the child or adolescent.
  • Interpreting assessment results and compiling comprehensive psychological assessment reports that address the reason for referral and include appropriate recommendations.
  • Communicating results and recommendations in a meaningful way to parents and clinicians.
  • Providing consultation and report translation services to clinicians.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience and competency administering, scoring, and interpreting formal psychological assessments.
  • Registered Psychologists who are in good standing with their professional college are invited to apply.
  • Prior multidisciplinary team experience and on-going commitment to collaboration is desired
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
  • Prior success with high-needs youth with learning disorders, developmental delays, executive dysfunction, and/or complex needs is an asset

 

Salary Range: 

$38.52 - $49.43/hour ($77,328.90 – $99,230.73 per annum)                    

 

 

Benefits:

We are a learning organization that promotes and provides educational opportunities for staff.

 

Our employee benefit package consists of excellent extended health and dental benefits – including acupuncture and massage - life insurance, short term and long term disability. These benefits and more are available to you after your first 90 days with CASA.

 

Submit your resume  employment@casaservices.org 


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Posted June 11, 2018
Cobb & Associates - Registered Psychologist as Associate - SW Calgary

 

Hiring a Registered Psychologist as Associate

Southwest Calgary (Near Heritage C-Train Station)

Cobb & Associates Inc.
200C Haddon Road SW
Calgary, AB T2V 2Y6

Looking for psychologists interested in being part of a growing team of mental health professionals. Expertise in the areas of couples counselling, addictions (including behavioral addictions such as compulsive sexual behaviors, pornography, etc.) and anger management preferred, but not required. Minimum masters level psychologist, with training or experience in couples therapy, knowledge of or certification in Gottman therapy and/or emotionally focused couple therapy an asset. Willingness to collaborate in developing products and services for couples in distress is also an asset. A psychologist with broad skills in a variety of areas who is interested in developing a specialty in couples counseling will be considered.


This position is part-time to begin, with the option to expand to full-time if desired. Initial client caseload would include evening work, allowing off-site, existing day-time commitments to be continued, if desired. We are interested in establishing long-term, collaborative, mutually-beneficial, working relationships with our associates. Maintaining a small practice of private clients initially, until desired clinic caseload is reached is also an option.

Please send curriculum vitae to:

Dr. Nathan Cobb
drcobb@shaw.ca
T: 403-255-8577


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Posted June 7, 2018
Saffron Centre - Contract Therapist - Sherwood Park

 

Are you in search of more work-life balance? Are you passionate about supporting clients impacted by the effects of trauma? If yes, Saffron Sexual Assault Centre in Sherwood Park, AB is looking for a compassionate, skilled, collaborative Contract Therapist to join our team!

In its 18-year history, Saffron has helped 100s of adult and child survivors of sexual violence. We are currently hiring for a contract therapist position. What we can offer you:

  • Saffron is a collaborative environment where the therapy, public education, and administrative support teams are unified in treating our clients and each other with respect, dignity, kindness, compassion; in an environment mindful of privilege, micro-aggression, and valuing holistic services.
  • We offer our therapists something rare and valuable – a sense of camaraderie; we are not just working beside each other, but as respected colleagues and resources for each other. The counselling team meets monthly to share our skills and ideas; consultation and collaboration between therapists is encouraged.
  • Our team of therapists use their knowledge, skill, and discernment to provide holistic counselling to our clients. Saffron offers therapists the opportunity to provide quality, skilled counselling services on a sliding fee scale to clients who may not otherwise be able to afford trauma-informed counselling.
  • The contract therapist position offers the flexibility of a combination of week days, 1 evening per week and half-day Saturday; we are asking for a commitment of 12-20 hours per week.
  • Funds for continuing education may be available (dependent upon funding)
  • Opportunities for FUN are infused in our work culture including workshops, fundraisers, staff-pamper days, and parties.

 

We are looking for the following attributes in our new team member:

  • The individual must have a passion for providing quality trauma-informed counselling within an environment of diversity and inclusion.
  • Must have completed a minimum of a Master’s degree in counselling, psychology, or social work (clinical registry). We welcome Registered Psychologists, fully registered Clinical Social Workers to apply; Provisional Psychologists and Clinical Social workers who will have completed all of their requirements within 3 months of being hired are also invited to apply.
  • Knowledge, skill, and discernment in counselling adult, teen, and child (5 years and up) survivors of sexual violence. Training and experience using mind-body therapies and/or exposure therapies is an asset to this position (e.g. mindfulness, MBSR, SRT, Hakomi, DBT, Somatic Experiencing, EMDR, Prolonged Exposure therapy etc). Individuals with training/ experience in using expressive arts with traumatized clients are also welcome to apply.
  • Registration (or within 3 months of hiring qualified to be registered) as a Mental Health provider with First Nations and Inuit Health Branch will be an asset to this position.
  • Registration in good standing with CAP or ACSW; criminal Records check, Children’s Services Intervention check, and professional insurance required.

 

Please submit a cover letter and resume/CV to Sophia Parks, Counselling Program Director sophia@saffroncentre.com outlining what draws you to Saffron and how you can contribute to our team. We look forward to hearing from you!


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Posted June 7, 2018
Enviros - Therapist - Cochrane

 

Program Therapist
Location: Cochrane, Alberta

Organization: Enviros Wilderness School Association

FTE: Full Time, Permanent


Enviros is a charitable, non-profit community committed to enhancing the quality of family life in Alberta. We engage children, youth, adults and families in experientially based opportunities so they learn and develop skills that foster independence. Enviros addresses a broad range of societal needs ranging from programs for young offenders; family support services, emergency foster care, and helping young adults become successfully independent. Enviros opens minds as well as doors, promoting social responsibility through personal action, interaction and accountability.


Enviros Base Camp provides a wilderness based addictions treatment program for youth within the province of Alberta. Located northwest of Cochrane our Base Camp program is an intensive, adventure based wilderness program for co-ed youth aged 13-18 and their families. This program provides support for healing from substance abuse issues that require residential treatment. A safe and structured environment is created for individuals who seek to improve their lives.


The therapist is responsible for completing all intake assessments, and working with youth workers to develop and implement treatment plans that address the needs of each client. The therapist coordinates individual and group therapies and provides supervision and consultation to youth workers regarding clients and families. The therapist supports the Enviros Community through liaison, program development, and participation, and will provide emergency, on call coverage as needed by the program.


Duties

  • Intake / Assessment
  • Intake facilitation
  • Review all intake packages before admission
  • Determine presenting needs


Treatment Program

  • Supervision of all treatment
  • Family therapy
  • Facilitates psychotherapy group sessions
  • Staff development
  • Discuss youths’ biographies and treatment plans with key workers
  • Coordinate treatment plan reviews
  • Perform monthly consultations with key workers regarding youths and families Staff support


Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Psychology / Social Work
  • Experience in counselling adolescents
  • Experience in family therapy
  • Experience in group therapy
  • Registered / Chartered by the Professional Association of their discipline


If this is the challenging and rewarding position you are looking for please forward your resume and cover letter for attention Lisa Arsenault to careers@enviros.org, quoting Job Reference #1828. This posting will remain open until June 24, 2018.

Enviros is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We regret that we are unable to accept telephone inquiries.


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Posted June 6, 2018
Edmonton Oliver - PCN - Psychologist

 

We have a position available on our Mental Health Team for a full-time, permanent psychologist. Working with the multidisciplinary team, the psychologist provides optimal primary care for patients with mental health issues. You will be responsible for providing clinical services (including psychological assessment, diagnosis and/or intervention), consultation and education to the interprofessional team and patients/families, and/or provide clinical leadership and coordination in an assigned program area.

Please apply at jointheteam@eopcn.ca (Attn: Tanya)

https://www.eopcn.ca/psychologist-job-posting/


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Posted June 5, 2018
Lifemark Meadowlark Health Centre - Psychologist - Edmonton

 

Psychologist - Edmonton, AB (Part Time)

Lifemark Meadowlark Health Centre is seeking a psychologist to work 4 days per week; our schedule is flexible for the right fit!

Lifemark Health Group is a diversified healthcare company in business since 1996 and has grown by acquisition over the past 20 years to include over 170 facilities across Canada. Lifemark operates in eight provinces providing integrated health, employer services, medical assessments, and rehabilitation services across the country. Since its inception, the Company has focused on bringing together the top medical and rehabilitation practitioners to deliver the highest quality healthcare to clients. Through all of its divisions, Lifemark employs over 3,000 clinical practitioners and client service support staff.

In coordination with the treatment team you will be responsible for the following:

  • Primarily focused on providing education and intervention for clients with workplace illness/injuries.
  • Utilizing a primarily cognitive-behavioural approach to treatment, incorporating a variety of assessment and treatment tools and interventions, based on an overall client-centered philosophy.
  • Providing timely comprehensive reporting and communicating findings to the interdisciplinary treatment team as well as referral sources.
  • Psychological case management input and direction to interdisciplinary team members in regards to client progress, psychosocial barriers, conflict resolution and discharge planning.
  • Facilitating psychology groups and classes to reduce the impact of disability related issues.

 

Qualifications:

  • Registered Psychologist, in good standing with the College of Psychologists of Alberta.
  • Experience in the field of health psychology and familiarity with the biopsychosocial model of health.
  • Experience in working with traumatic injuries and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively adapt to changing schedules and priorities.
  • The understanding of WCB insurance, and workplace health.

 

Apply today! Visit www.lifemark.ca for more information


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Posted June 4, 2018
Shift Psychological - Registered Psychologist or Provisionally Registered Psychologist - Edmonton

 

 

Shift Psychological – Existing & Expanding Edmonton Locations

Registered Psychologist or Provisionally Registered Psychologist


Who We Are:
A collection of clinicians and clinics who aim to achieve the audacious goal of creating an unparalleled therapeutic experience for our clients. We are game changers.

Our Core Values:

1. Destigmatize
We want clients to be proud of attending therapy and shout it to the world. Our environment, our language and our client psychoeducation promote a proactive, self-empowering and egalitarian experience.

2. Demystify
We share our knowledge, provide additional resources and tonnes of free content so clients understand what we do, how we do it and why- even before they come to see us.

3. Create Accessibility
Not everyone can afford therapy and we want to change this difficult truth. Additional resources, podcasts, blogs and sliding scale opportunities can help bridge the gap, as well as our app, lmtls, which extends therapy beyond a 50 minute session.

4. Embody
Our team lives their values- whether it by attending therapy themselves, experiencing new challenges and podcasting about them, growing a specialty area of interest or simply speaking to clients like people and not disorders.

5. Truth over Comfort
Speaking difficult truths, to each other or our clients, comes in the form of crucial conversations and nets gains quickly. We consult often, pay attention to metrics and statistics, and expect excellence of each other, as well as of management.


Great stuff about working for us:

- An insanely awesome team environment
- Competitive pay and a consistent client load
- Career development opportunities
- A variety of career path options and work content enhancement projects (check out our podcast, The Shift Show, for example)
- A full in-house marketing team provides a steady client load
- Amazingly invested reception staff who know how to go the distance
- A modern, art-filled environment
- Applications to support our therapeutic protocol
- Regular consultation meetings with management for consistent two-way feedback opportunities
- Yearly all-clinic trainings and organizational meetings to promote inclusion and clarity of growth opportunities


About You:

- Masters or PhD in Psychology or Educational Psychology
- A member in good standing with The College of Alberta Psychologists
- Carry at least one million dollars liability insurance
- Innovative individual with a strong work ethic
- Capable of upholding Shift Core Values
- Outcome focused in a fast-paced work environment
- Highly conscientious and team oriented
- Tech-savvy
- Not a traditional stiff shirt; open and authentic individuals fit our organizational culture
- Non-pathologizing
- Charming and Personable (Cheeky Even!)
- Passionate about helping others live their most satisfying lives

Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter, stating why our core values fit with your personal values, to info@shiftpsych.com. We have part-time and full-time positions available, so please indicate your availability. No phone calls please.


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Posted May 28, 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:

Tom Holmes
Email: kivapsychology@gmail.com


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Posted May 28, 2018
Solution Focused Psychology - part /full time psychologist - Medicine Hat

 

Solution Focused Psychology is looking to hire one part /full time psychologist starting this summer or fall in Medicine Hat Alberta. Our team is looking to add a Registered Psychologist who enjoys working with both adults and children. We would be willing to work with the right provisional candidate as well and could offer supervision for this position. We offer a very competitive wage, flexible hours and furnished office space. The successful candidate must be flexible, eager to learn, and able to work with multi-disciplinary teams with ease.

Qualifications:
• Ability to administer and score psychometric tests (Level C)
• Experience in providing counselling interventions to children, adults, and or families
• Registration with the college of Alberta Psychologists
• Experience with play therapy
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Experience with cognitive behavioural therapy, solution focused therapy, and a strong understanding of shame resilience theory
• Computer skills with the ability to balance a full client schedule

Solution Focused Psychology will provide:
• Steady referral sources
• Full furnished office
• Access to administrative support
• Flexible work hours
• Direct supervision and consultation with a psychologist with 8 years’ experience
• Secretary with scheduling support

 

Please forward CV to Amanda Muryn, Registered Psychologist al.solfocpsy@me.com or fax to 1.877.888.4699. For more information on my practice please visit www.solfopsy.ca.

I am grateful for all the applications and interest in Solution Focused Psychology.


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Posted May 24, 2018
IDEAS Inc. - Registered Psychologist, Assessment and/or Counselling - Calgary

 

 

INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATIONAL AND ASSESSMENT SERVICES INC.

 

IS SEEKING…..

 

Registered Psychologist, Assessment and/or Counselling

 

Looking for a bright, enthusiastic and self-motivated Psychology Associate interested in starting or expanding his/her pediatric private practice in South Calgary at IDEAS.

 

IDEAS offers:

 

  • Flexibility and autonomy
  • A team atmosphere with Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists, Psychologists and Tutors
  • Multi-disciplinary professional collaboration
  • Bright, inviting multi-purpose assessment and treatment space
  • Steady referral source
  • Association with an established, reputable group (IDEAS Inc. since 1992) www.ideascalgary.ca

 

If you:

 

  • Are a registered Psychologist in Alberta
  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience working with children and families in a clinic or educational setting
  • Would like to maintain control of your own caseload and practice
  • Are energetic, organized and a team player

 

For details about this amazing private practice opportunity please contact Karen McIntosh 403-680-8108 or e-mail kmcintosh.ot@shaw.ca


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Posted May 22, 2018
High Prairie School Division - Educational Psychologist

 

HIGH PRAIRIE SCHOOL DIVISION

INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR A

Educational Psychologist

Effective the 2018- 2019 School Year 

 

 

High Prairie School Division has an opening for a full time educational psychologist to support student learning.  The successful candidate will work as part of a team to provide support to school-aged students in various schools. 

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting inclusive education
  • Consultation with teachers and parents regarding implementation of appropriate strategies, goals and objectives for supporting students
  • Observation and assessment of students
  • Provision of professional development to staff
  • Other duties may include: crisis intervention, group counseling, facilitating referrals to outside agencies
  • Position includes travel

 

 

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree
  • Registered psychologist preferred.  Will consider candidates who are working towards eligibility as a provisional psychologist
  • Candidates should have interest in and experience working with school-aged population, consulting skills, competence in the development and implementation of programs designed to facilitate student growth
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • All candidates selected for an interview must produce an original, acceptable, recent (less than six months old) Police Information Check, including CPIC, Vulnerable Sector and Local Indices Search, at the time of the interview.

 

This position will commence August 28, 2018 and will follow the school calendar.

 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

 

 

Applications

Applications, with supporting documentation, including three current professional references, should be submitted to:

 

Margaret Hartman, Deputy Superintendent
High Prairie School Division #48
Phone: (780) 523-3337
Email:  mhartman@hpsd.ca

 

Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


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Posted May 21, 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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