Clinical Psychologist, PhD - St. Paul - (180270PC)
Employee Status: Regular
Hours Per Pay Period: 80
Shift Length: 8 hours
Weekend Coverage: Not Applicable
Call Coverage: No
At Children’s Minnesota, we don’t simply care for kids. We care for the most amazing people on earth. For more than 90 years, we have proudly served our community as an independent and not-for-profit system dedicated to providing health care exclusively to children, from before birth to young adulthood. With two hospitals, 12 primary and specialty care clinics, and six rehabilitation sites, and representing more than 60 pediatric specialties, Children’s Minnesota has the largest and broadest team of pediatric experts in the region. An award-winning health system, Children’s received Magnet® recognition from The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in 2018 and is regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top children’s hospital.
We’re looking for individuals who are driven to join us in our mission to champion the special health needs of children and their families. Who want to be part of something bigger. Who want to grow, innovate and improve. Who want to make Children’s Minnesota an even better place tomorrow.
We are looking for a pediatric psychologist with a primary role of medical inpatient consultation-liaison, as well as follow-up for outpatient assessment or therapy in our general psychology clinic, and participation in the feeding clinic. The ideal candidate would also be qualified to provide supervision of the consultation-liaison services provided by our predoctoral intern and postdoctoral fellow. The psychologist in this position will provide clinical services to children and adolescents with medical illnesses and/or medical and mental health comorbidities through the consult-liaison service. Primary responsibilities will include consultation for inpatient medical areas, some outpatient/ambulatory consultation and intervention in the feeding clinic and close collaboration with psychiatrists on the consulting team and members of other multidisciplinary medical teams. The psychologist will perform the behavioral, emotional, and intellectual evaluation and treatment of patients using appropriate clinical diagnostic tools. Other responsibilities include conducting case conferences and working with the Psychology team to provide patient services. This includes specific expertise in assessment and treatment of a broad array of childhood mental health disorders, including internalizing and externalizing disorders, somatoform disorders, medical psychological issues, and family functioning issues.
The Psychiatric and Psychological departments provide services on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses, with limited services at Woodwinds in Woodbury and Children's West in Minnetonka. Specific services include individual and family therapy, psychological assessment, neuropsychological assessment, and psychiatric evaluation and medication management (Available to children who are already patients of Children's mental health, pediatric, or subspecialty clinics.).
Licensed or licensed eligible psychologist in Minnesota. A doctorate in psychology from an APA-accredited graduate program. Clinical internship from an APA-accredited program. Experience with inpatient consultation-liaison. Supervision experience preferred.
Children’s Minnesota is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.
Job Posting: Jan 3, 2019, 9:22:18 AM
Job: Other Patient Care Related
Primary Location: USA-MN-St. Paul