Clinical Psychologist / Clinical Social Worker

Acuity Counselling and Therapy Services - Halifax, NS (il y a 30+ jours)

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We are currently seeking a licensed Clinical Psychologist and licensed Clinical Social Worker to join our growing practice. We are located in Halifax, close to shopping malls and bus routes. Our practice offers full-time administrative and managerial support. We have staff to handle client registration, appointment bookings, and daily office needs as well as accounting services.

What we offer:
Opportunity to build your caseload toward part-time or full-time hours as an independent practitioner
Referrals in a professionally designed and elegant office in the Halifax area
Full administrative support and accounting services by licensed professionals
Flexibility to set your own hours
A diverse client population
Peer supervision & consultation by mature professionals working within the field of mental health
Intake distribution process tailored to your specialty
No overhead costs or rental obligations
Free onsite parking

Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology OR Masters degree in Social Work
Full registration with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology OR the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers
Minimum 2 years experience in mental health treatment working with children, adults, or couples
Liability insurance required

Ideal candidate will possess:
A good working knowledge of EFT, CBT or solution focused therapy models and protocols
Thorough understanding of the Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders is considered an asset
Demonstrated experience conducting individual or group psychotherapy
Ability to conduct mental health assessments using DSM classifications
Basic understanding of Trauma Informed Therapy
Awareness of local community resources, hospitals and agencies would be an asset
Commitment to ethics and professionalism
Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within an interdisciplinary mental health team
Excellent problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
Clear commitment to client and family centered care
Competency in other languages an asset

Successful Applicants are required to provide proof of liability insurance, criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) and child abuse registry check before signing on and assume any associated costs as a condition of joining the practice.

Please submit cover letter and resume to joinus@acuitytherapy.ca.

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.