Company Name:

Children's Specialty Group

Location:

Norfolk, Virginia

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Behavioral Medicine

Work Setting:

Clinic

Position Type:

Full Time

Date Posted:

September 17, 2019

Children's Specialty Group- Psychologist Opportunity

Children’s Specialty Group (CSG) and Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD) is seeking a full time doctoral psychologist to work in the Department of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. You will join our interdisciplinary team of developmental pediatricians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, social workers, educational consultants, and other support staff.


This position includes primary responsibility for independent administration, scoring, and interpretation of psychological testing for children and adolescents. In addition there is an opportunity to provide therapy services. The psychologist develops recommendations for treatment and links children to education and therapeutic services. Other duties include: counseling families regarding assessment findings and referrals. Test administration is based on an understanding of age, culture, and developmental level. The psychologist documents patient care in the clinical record according to regulatory agency guidelines. Additional job duties may include supervision and training of non-licensed staff and collaborative work with pediatricians and community organizations.


Highlights include: 

  • Outpatient Care
  • Teaching Medical Students and Residents

  • Faculty appointment at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)

  • Competitive Compensation and benefits package
  • Collaborate with pediatricians and other community organizations

The candidate must possess a doctorate degree in clinical or school psychology with a Virginia state license, or license eligible in Virginia. Your post-doctoral education must include training and experience in developmental evaluations. Preferred qualification include, 2 years post licensure experience, one year of pediatric experience with children under the age of 6, recent experience in a pediatric setting, and use of competency tests such as Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule Second Edition (ADOS-2) and cognitive measures including Wechsler assessments and Differential Ability Scales.



We treat patients from southeastern Virginia to northeastern North Carolina, which includes roughly 450,000 children and adolescents. CSG is comprised of over 180 board certified or eligible physicians and 60 advanced practice providers to care for patients throughout the area. We are the sole provider of medical specialty care at CHKD, which is the only free standing children’s hospital in Virginia. CSG is a physician owned group whose mission is to provide direct high-quality healthcare to children and adolescents, train future physicians, and conduct research to improve children’s health. We are committed to providing the best value in pediatric healthcare to our patients, payers, the Children’s Health System and referring physicians.




For more information, contact Brittany Langley at brittany.langley@chkd.org or (757)668-9686 or visit our website at CSGDocs.com/Careers.



















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