Position: Registered Psychologist - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
Status: Temporary Part-Time (x1) Approx. 12 months
Dept.Health System: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services - Credit Valley Hospital
Posted: December 31, 2019
Internal Deadline: January 7, 2020
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community
When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.
At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!
Functions as an integral member of the inter-professional team by providing psychological assessment, testing and treatment in an outpatient setting to children, adolescents and their families
Has extensive experience in group psychotherapy
Is willing to work one evening per week as per clinic needs
Registered Psychologist, Registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario
Experience working with children and adolescents with psychiatric problems, and their families
Experience in psychological testing of children and adolescents with psychiatric problems and in providing feedback to families
Experience in providing a range of treatment approaches, including cognitive behavioural therapy, to children, adolescents (and their families) with psychiatric disorders
Experience in providing consultation and supervision in cognitive behavioural therapy and other treatment modalities to staff on the inter-professional team
Thorough knowledge of child and adolescent development, family dynamics and systems
Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills combined with the ability to work independently and as part of an inter-professional team
Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca
Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing, based on our values compassion, excellence and courage. To be Better Together, we commit to fostering a respectful workplace culture that promotes a safe and supportive environment for everyone who provides care, supports caregiving, receives care or visits the hospital.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
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We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.