About Us :
Established over 30 years ago, Medcan is a global leader in assessing clients' overall well-being and inspiring them to live well. Medcan has a comprehensive range of diagnostic assessments, which, in combination with innovative programs tailored to specific needs, are designed to successfully reach improved health outcomes.
Over 80 physicians and specialists, alongside a broad roster of complementary health care disciplines, provide health and lifestyle management services on site and by video consult for individuals, families and organizations. Our team of 550 staff see clients physically and virtually from our downtown Toronto location.
Mental Health Well-Being at Medcan Clinic
Mental well-being is a critical component of overall wellness.
Our mental health team is growing rapidly to meet our patients seeking help and having conversations about their mental health. Medcan is expanding our “Mind Station” including the Relationship Counselling mandate below, and these additional roles detailed on our medcan.com website:
Psychologist – specializing in Child & Youth (for patients 17 and younger)
Psychologist – specializing in Adults (for patients 18+)
For example, Medcan has created a new mental health assessment: the “Mind Station” as part of its comprehensive Annual Health Assessment (AHA) to help facilitate meaningful conversations about one’s mental health, to propose strategies and provide resources to address obstacles to good mind health and performance and to detect mental illness and intervene early. Memory and cognitive health are also screened.
Medcan is recruiting for FT/PT registered Marital and Family Therapists to join our high-performing and fast-growing team of 9 clinicians within our Mental Health program. The clinician will have the opportunity to see clients for ongoing care in their Medcan practice, both in person (when the order is lifted) and 100% virtually in the current operating environment
Conducting initial assessments and making recommendations for ongoing treatment as appropriate
Developing and communicating treatment plans that meet both client goals and address the client’s psychosocial and behavioural challenges
Specialized in working with individuals and couples who are struggling with relationship issues, including communication difficulties and interpersonal conflict
Experience working with parenting issues and family-related issues and relationships
Collaborating with the client’s existing internal/external treatment teams to coordinate care
Maintaining documentation as required
Provide exceptional client experience and client-centered care
Follow Medcan procedures for all documentation, timelines, coordination with internal teams and follow up care
Adhere to standards of best practice
Registered Marriage and Family Therapist (RMFT) designation
Registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario, or the Ontario College of Social Workers or the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario is in good standing
Strict adherence to the Ontario College’s Standards of Professional Conduct
Demonstrable skill with empirically validated treatment measures and training including experience with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) or Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) or Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) required
Couples and/or Family Counselling experience required
Superior organization and time management skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional interpersonal skills, with the ability to respectfully and tactfully interact with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word and Outlook
This is an Independent Contractor role that reports to the Clinical Director, Mental Health.
The mandate is within a great team/working environment including an attractive and competitive compensation with the opportunity to grow at one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies.
In your cover letter please include why you wish to align yourself with Medcan and how you believe you can add value to our organization.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an initial interview will be contacted. No phone calls and no agencies please.
Medcan is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise your Talent Management Specialist if you require accommodation.