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Psychologist, Private Practice 7-Jan-2019

  

POSITION SUMMARY: 

 The role of the psychologist is to plan, conduct, and provide expertise and guidance related to psychological services, including evidence-based and personalized assessment, treatment, and consultation consistent with the values of Central Counselling & Assessment Services.  The psychologist plans, coordinates and provides program evaluation activities, while practicing within the scope of declared competencies registered with the Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board.   
 

Working as a member of the team, the psychologist will provide psychological assessment, consultation, diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of clients utilizing both individual evidence-based and personalized interventions. Program development and evaluation will also be part of this role. 


RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Plans, conducts and monitors evidence-based and personalized psychological treatments with individuals.  

-Uses measures to assess outcomes
-Plans, administers, and documents psychological assessments for patients.

-Provides personalized assessment, treatment planning, and evaluation of outcomes for patients. Assists with program development and evaluation as required.
-Engages in professional development and continuing education.


QUALIFICATIONS:

-Registered, or eligible for registration, through the Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board.
-Masters or Ph.D. in Psychology from an APA or CPA accredited graduate program (or equivalent).
-Minimum of two years clinical experience.
-Knowledge of Concurrent Disorders and evidence based treatments preferred
-Demonstrated compliance with the ethical and professional practice standards of Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board and the Canadian Psychological Association.

-Demonstrated skills and experience in treatment and assessment in mental health conditions

-Demonstrated skills and experience in assessment and diagnosis of learning disabilities, behaviour disorders, with treatment planning

- Demonstrated skills with a wide range of evidence based interventions, including but not limited to CBT, prolonged exposure, CPT, EMDR, DBT, mindfulness, biofeedback. 

-Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a team, to collaborate with community resources and services, and to advocate for the needs of clients
-Demonstrated interpersonal skills, self-motivated and directed to fulfill responsibilities of role 

-Advanced oral and written communication skills required for assessment and treatment reports as well as communication of treatment outcomes.


Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV to info@centralcounselling.ca or
by Fax: 1 (709) 256-4423 

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