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Neuropsychologist

Pate Rehabilitation
Anna, Texas
USA

Contact:
Name: Kendal Hampton Phone: 972.241.9334 ext. 132
Fax: 972.484.4739
Email: khampton@paterehab.com

Our Anna, TX facility is looking for a Neuropsychologist to join their team. Primary function of this role is to provide clinical direction and training on the treatment floor for specific treatment teams regarding patient care. Clinical input is based on sound neuropsychological and rehabilitation psychology principals.

Job Duties:

• Participates in patient staffing’s, family conferences and treatment planning’s for patients as clinically indicated.
• Conducts intake interviews on patients within 48 hours of admission.
• Refers patients for neuropsychological assessment.
• Provides feedback to patient, family and staff regarding results of neuropsychological assessment.
• Provides clinical direction/consultation to all staff that provides clinical services to patients on their assigned caseload.
• Assists with development of treatment program, including developing new activities and altering existing activities to ensure that treatment is consistent with PERPOS model, clinical best practices, and results of ongoing research, progress, and patient needs.
• Participates in special oversight committees as requested.
• Participates in staff training, including but not limited to, ongoing in-service training program.
• May be included in rotation schedule for on-call to be available to respond to clinically oriented questions/situations on both residential and out patients.
• Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline in order to ensure clinical best practices and to maintain clinical license.
• Adhere to facility policies and procedures and participate in facility quality improvement and safety program.
• Lead and promote positive team morale.
• Act in compliance with Pate regulatory and professional standards and guidelines.
• Models and facilitates quality treatment and effective communication across teams.
• Assess need for behavior plans, ensuring implementation, plan development, and monitoring on an on-going basis.
• Provide family education.
• Provide assistance with tours as needed.

Supervision Given:
Provides clinical direction to Program Manager (does not include administrative duties).

Supervision Received:
Clinical Director

Position Requirements:

1. Licensed psychologists with specialized training in neuropsychology and rehabilitation.
2. Experienced and knowledgeable in the Pate model and PERPOS and able to demonstrate this when treating patients.
3. Position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills
4. Ability to work effectively with patients, families, and team members.
5. Position will require some walking, stooping, bending, pulling, lifting up to 50 pounds or more,
as well as transferring adults in and out of wheelchairs.
6. Pass all pre-employment and employment verifications.
a. Criminal History Check
b. Maintain current CPR and First Aid Training Certifications
c. Negative Drug Screen
d. Negative TB test
7. Position may require travel and work between facilities.


Pediatric Neuropsychologist

Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, Delaware
U.S.A.

The Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is accepting applications for a full-time Pediatric Neuropsychologist.

This psychologist will have a background in providing neuropsychological screenings and evaluations at a full-scale pediatric hospital. Competency in skills for ages 3-18 is expected. The candidate should have specific experience in assessing concussion and post-concussion syndrome as this will be a core responsibility. Collaboration with the full range of health care providers, including physicians and therapy services, is an essential component. Both consultation and liaison, as well as team participation, are service models. Additional populations may include patients with brain tumors, seizures, genetic/metabolic disorders, learning disabilities and moderate/severe traumatic brain injury. This candidate will also have strong psychotherapy skills and a solid grounding in various psychiatric disorders and evidence-based treatments. Potential for developing clinics at affiliated sites in New Jersey exists.

Required qualifications include:

  • A Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA-accredited clinical psychology program.
  • APA-accredited internship training.
  • Postdoctoral specialty training in clinical neuropsychology.
  • Licensure or license eligibility in the state of Delaware.
  • Eligibility/intent to apply for Neuropsychology Board Certification.

Preference will be given to candidates who meet neuropsychology training guidelines accepted by NAN and Division 40 of APA. Bilingual candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

The Division of Behavioral Health includes twenty psychologists, two neuropsychologists, three psychiatrists, an APA-approved internship program and a postdoctoral fellowship training program. A.I. duPont Hospital for Children’s state-of-the-art facility is located in a suburban setting, a half-hour from Philadelphia and two hours from the mountains and beaches. Academic appointment through Thomas Jefferson is strongly encouraged and supported.

Send letter of interest and vitae to Rochelle Glidden, Psy.D., Chair of Search Committee, Division of Behavioral Health, Department of Pediatrics, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 1600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19899 or email rglidden@nemours.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary and benefits are competitive. A.I. duPont Hospital for Children is an equal opportunity employer. For further information and to submit CV online, please visit http://careers.nemours.org/jobs/74304/

As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours is committed to focusing on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.  


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