*(Please note, 2 different but similar positions are available)
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We are seeking a clinical neuropsychologist with a particularly strong clinical psychology background to join our adult neuropsychology practice at Alberta Hospital Edmonton, a large psychiatric facility associated with the University of Alberta. The successful candidate will provide neuropsychological services to adult psychiatry inpatients as well as young adults receiving outpatient care through the Edmonton Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic (EEPIC). Duties will include the completion of comprehensive neuropsychological assessments with psychometric support, clinical supervision of staff and students, and inter-professional collaboration.
As a Psychologist II, you will provide advanced clinical services (including psychological assessment, diagnosis and/or intervention), consultation and education to the interprofessional team and patients/families, and/or provides clinical leadership and coordination in an assigned program area.
This is an advanced level psychology position that will allow you to work with or within teams to provide and inform services for patients with complex and multi-dimensional medical, psychological, interpersonal, environmental and/or instrumental needs. You will consult, collaborate, and enact initiatives to ensure that practices are evidence based and in alignment with psychology standards of practice and code of ethics, as well as policy, legislation and regulations.
You will be expected to lead, facilitate and/or participate in program, policy, and procedure development, service planning, staff development, quality improvement and evaluation, and/or research activities as identified by the needs of the service area(s). You may provide supervision to doctoral level psychology residents, master’s level interns, provisional psychologists, psychometrists and other team members.
Classification: Psychologist II
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Unit and Program: Neuropsychology – EEPIC
Primary Location: Alberta Hospital Edmonton
Location Details: As Per Location
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 23-MAY-2023
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 02-JUN-2023
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $52.34
Maximum Salary: $69.50
Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
Completion of a doctoral degree in Psychology in an applied area relevant to the practice setting from a Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) or American Psychological Association (APA) program. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Active or eligible for registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Doctoral degree from an accredited training program in Clinical Neuropsychology and an accredited internship in Clinical Neuropsychology. Basic Cardiac Life Support – Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). A minimum of one (2) years’ experience as a registered psychologist in addiction and mental health settings within the last five (5) years.
Preferably at least 2 years of consultation experience in a neurological setting and at least one year in a mental health setting providing advanced neuropsychological assessment and consultation. Preference for experience relevant to a young adult population demographic.
All postings close at 23:59 MT of the posting end date indicated.
A satisfactory criminal record check and/or Vulnerable Sector Search is required prior to your first day of work. Additionally, all employees have an ongoing duty to disclose any charges or convictions that may occur during their employment with AHS.
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