SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH AUTHORITY
Requires a Temporary Full Time
Under the direction of a Program Manager and as part of an interdisciplinary team with Mental Health and Addiction Services, the PhD-level Psychologist provides a complex range of assessment, treatment and case coordination services to a primarily adult community mental health and addiction population. This position is within the Adult Therapy Program and provides program consultation and co-ordination, student supervision, evaluation of clinical interventions, and provides professional and public education regarding mental health and addiction issues and resources.
CPA or APA accredited PhD in Clinical Psychology at or near completion. Must have or be eligible for practicing registration with Sask. College of Psychologists as a Doctoral Psychologist with an Authorized Practice Endorsement. Psychologists seeking registration within Saskatchewan are invited to apply.
One year (post doctorate) recognized experience in working within community mental health and addiction services is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated knowledge of a variety of intervention strategies (individual and group) for individuals with mental health or addiction problems in a community based setting. Demonstrated ability to identify, implement and evaluate areas of client difficulty across a wide range of clinical presentation and formulate evidence based intervention. Knowledge of and ability to administer and interpret a comprehensive range of psychological tests. Broad knowledge of community resources including treatment programs and support agencies. Excellent interpersonal competence including effective problem solving; workload management and ability to work in a multidisciplinary setting.
Ability to work flexible hours based on operational needs. Must have a valid driver's license.
Please provide a cover letter and resume when applying for this position.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume:
Saskatchewan Health Authority
2180 23rd Avenue
Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0A5