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Psychologist B - Neuropsychology

Company: Vancouver Coastal Health
Location: Richmond
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description
Job Title: Psychologist B - Neuropsychology
Work Site: Mental Health & Substance Use Outpatient Services, Richmond Hospital - Richmond, BC
Status: Regular Part Time - 0.20 FTE
Start Date: As soon as possible -
Salary: $48.03 - $59.99 per hour
0800-1600; One weekday per week to be confirmed prior to start
Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Reference#: 179497-jzh

Come work as a Psychologist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Psychologist to join the Mental Health & Substance Use Outpatient Services team at Richmond Hospital in Richmond, BC. Apply today to join our team!
As a Psychologist at Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Be in charge of neuropsychological services for Richmond Mental Health Services.
  • Perform neuropsychological and other psychological testing on clients throughout the mental health sites and provides psychological treatment and facilities education of referred clients.
  • Work independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team, liaise with external agencies in the care of clients throughout the healthcare continuum, attend clinical/case conferences or interdisciplinary rounds, provide formal and information consultation to team member and other healthcare facilities, and evaluate effectiveness and appropriateness of treatment and resources.
  • Participate in research, quality improvement and risk management activities, provide clinical teaching and supervision to Psychology Residents and students as required, and maintain electronic and paper client records including documenting client diagnosis, treatment, progress notes, and psychological reports.

    Education & Experience

    • Graduate of a Doctoral level program in Clinical Psychology or Clinical Neuropsychology approved by the Canadian/American Psychology Association.
    • One (1) year of specialized training at a post-doctoral level in the study and practice of clinical neuropsychology and related neurosciences, and one (1) year of supervised psycho-diagnostic and psychotherapeutic training.
    • Current registration with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia or registration with the College within one year of employment.

      Knowledge & Abilities

      • Comprehensive knowledge of therapeutic, diagnostic and consultation techniques.
      • Comprehensive knowledge of neuropsychological and psychological assessment and treatment methods and tools.
      • Comprehensive knowledge of psychopharmacology (indications and side-effects).
      • Comprehensive knowledge of adult education principles, methods and tools
      • Comprehensive knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role in client care.
      • Broad knowledge of research process and methodology.
      • Broad knowledge of evidence-based psychological practice.
      • Demonstrated ability to function as a team member, leader and facilitator.
      • Demonstrated ability to communicate with, and deal effectively with, co-workers, clients and their families both one-on-one and in groups.
      • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
      • Demonstrated ability to provide effective consultation.
      • Demonstrated ability to teach and supervise.
      • Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events, problem solve, and to deal effectively with conflict situations.
      • Demonstrated ability to establish workload priorities in collaboration with others.
      • Ability to operate related equipment.
      • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
      • Basic computer literacy to operate a computerized client care information system and word processing, spreadsheet, Internet and e-mail software.

        The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.
        VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

        • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
        • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
        • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
        • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
        • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

          Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2023.Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting. ***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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