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Position Title: Rehabilitation Psychologist – Job Req # 16463
Einstein Healthcare Network seeks an experienced Rehabilitation Psychologist to provide psychotherapy in an innovative Neuro Mental Health (NMH) Clinic. The NMH Clinic is a joint program of Einstein’s Department of Psychiatry and MossRehab. This specialty clinic is designed to serve the mental health needs of individuals who also suffer from neurocognitive impairments (e.g., memory, reasoning, comprehension impairments) that may be obstacles to engaging in effective psychotherapy. It capitalizes on Einstein’s long track record of outpatient mental health services and MossRehab’s experience in neurocognitive rehabilitation and related research. The Rehabilitation Psychologist will provide psychotherapy informed by targeted cognitive testing and team-support for treatment planning. Clinic outcome data are intended to support program evaluation and continuous quality improvement. Position Description: In this role, you will be responsible for: •Providing direct clinical services to patients in the NMH Clinic •Collaborating with other medical and rehabilitation professionals in the care of patients in the NMH Clinic •Attending administrative and treatment planning meetings regarding the Neuro Mental Health Clinic with staff from MossRehab •Attending other Psychiatry Department administrative meetings and activities, as directed
Position Requirements: If you possess the following qualifications, please apply immediately: •3 or more years' experience working with a cognitively impaired population preferred. Clinical experience in Cognitive Behavioral therapy techniques required. •PhD or PsyD (Doctorate in clinical psychology with a concentration in rehab psychology) required •Knowledge of the impact of cognitive impairment on psychological functioning preferred •Knowledge of the clinical population of patients in the rehabilitation psychology area •Ability to provide clinical psychotherapy services to a cognitively impaired population •Willingness to travel between two campuses •Four days per week at Elkins Park, one day per week at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
Please apply online www.einstein.edu- Job Req # 16463
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QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/ or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s or higher academic degree in Psychology or related discipline from an accredited college or university required. Coursework and at least one year experience in administering, scoring, and interpreting neuropsychological psychological tests with patients with dementia. Experience with conducting literature searches, preparing grant applications, and manuscripts, maintaining computerized databases and working on grant related projects highly preferred. Experience and knowledge using statistical software such as SPSS or SAS. Ability to work independently and as a contributing member of a team required. Experience working with patients in a clinical services setting desirable. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office. Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to multitask and meet deadlines required. Please be advised that some positions are subject to the residency requirements of the NJ First Act (N.J.S.A. 52:14-7, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any person hired into identified positions shall either have their principal residence in New Jersey or they have one year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey. The law also provides that any person may petition a State committee for an exemption from the requirements based on critical need or hardship. Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
Doctoral level, PA-licensed, clinical psychologist with specialized training in neuropsychological assessment of older adults. Position entails neuropsychological assessment of adults of all ages, although with expected heavy concentration on older adults both in an outpatient office setting, as well as in residential settings (Continued Care Residential Communities, Personal Care / Assisted Living, and Skilled Nursing Facilities). Home office located in Chadds Ford, PA (at intersection of routes 1 and 202; Delaware County; near PA/DE state line). Practice has established referral sources, including contracts with several facilities where consultation services are provided. The offered position is full-time (W-2 employee), although with flexible work schedule. Start date is flexible. Income is based on a competitive percentage-based reimbursement for services rendered, with a base draw payment provided to support income on bi-weekly basis. Benefits include: paid vacation, CE credit stipend, 401(k) plan with employer contribution, and qualified profit-sharing program. Healthcare benefits are not provided. Employee will have full access to support staff for administrative tasks and third-party billing services. Applicant must be eligible for credentialing with Medicare and various private insurance carriers. Our staff will facilitate credentialing process. Interested applicants should send a Letter of Intent along with their Curriculum Vitae via mail, fax, or email, to:
Mail Letter of Intent and Curriculum Vitae to:
George E. Ledakis, Ph.D.
Brandywine Neuropsychology Associates
5 Christy Drive; Suite 207
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Fax Letter of Intent and Curriculum Vitae to:
Attention: George E. Ledakis, Ph.D.
Email Letter of Intent and Curriculum Vitae to:
George E. Ledakis, Ph.D. (email@example.com)