Fraser Health Delta, BC, Canada
Aug 23, 2019Full time
Do you have a clinical background with training and experience in Mental Health/Psychiatry? Are you someone who can communicate effectively with diverse groups of people? Can you empathize with a patient's pain and other difficulties? If you've answered yes then we want you to keep reading. Fraser Health an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace is BC's largest and fastest growing health authority and continues to be recognized as one of the top Employers in British Columbia. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope. We currently have an exciting part-time opportunity for a Psychologist in our Mental Health & Substance Use Services located in Tricities, British Columbia. The Psychologist is in charge of psychological services for a specified program and is responsible for psychology services within a multidisciplinary team that provides mental health services to the community. Build on your education and career experience as you: Conduct a full range of psycho-diagnostic assessments/test and interpretations. Provide psychological treatment to individuals and families with serious mental health problems. Offer consultation to colleagues on assessment and treatment issues, which may involve a direct consultation as with a formal assessment, co-therapy, or a discussion. Act as a senior non-medical therapist with complex issues. Participate in the short and long-term planning for the assigned program. Maintain related reports, records, and statistical data, in accordance with established standards and procedures. Participate and promote educational programs on therapeutic and assessment techniques. Initiate and carry out program evaluation in consultation with Manager or assigned program Coordinator. To join our team you have: Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from a recognized university. Recent related clinical experience. Current registration with the College of Registered Psychologists of BC. Valid Class V BC Driver's license and possession of a personal vehicle with business insurance coverage. Comprehensive knowledge of assessment and diagnosis of mental illness and of professional practice guidelines for the treatment of various disorders. Knowledge of relevant legislation. Sound knowledge of the service delivery system at v level. If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply: A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. Excellent opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. Competitive salary package. An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care. Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation. Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it. Curious to learn what it's like to work here? Like us on Facebook follow us on Twitter & Instagram or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-hand employee insights.