Are you interested in joining a dynamic multidisciplinary rehabilitation team? CBI Health Group has an opening for a full time Registered Psychologist servicing Ontario.
In this role the Psychologist is responsible for the provision of specialized services for clients within multi-disciplinary programs, group programs as well as individualized sessions. We are looking for a Psychologist who possesses a high level of clinical expertise in the areas of occupational rehabilitation, injury management, pain, chronic disease and mental health (depression/anxiety/trauma). As an experienced Psychologist, you provide expertise in psychological assessment, diagnosis, evaluation, treatment consultation, monitoring of progress/outcomes, return to work/discharge recommendations and reporting. In addition to administering DSM-5 diagnoses, as a Psychologist you would provide clinical consultation services to the interdisciplinary treatment team. You may also be asked to take on a few cases requiring psychological oversight in order to help assess clients and treating psychosocial barriers that are causing impairments in their ability to function at work and with daily living activities.
The clients would be referred by various funders such as Workers’ Compensation, disability and automobile insurers, as well as by public health/primary care providers. If you are passionate about return to function and the value that gainful employment plays in the lives of many, this is a good fit for you.
This opportunity is well suited to professionals seeking to work in collaboration with other team members which could include, but are not limited to; Physicians, Psychologists, Registered Psychotherapists, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Vocational Specialists and Kinesiologists. A combination of in-person and telemedicine delivery will be utilized across all programs.
Qualifications and Formal Education:
PHD in Psychology from an institution approved by the College of Psychologists of Ontario
Current registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario
Membership with the Association of Psychologists of Ontario is encouraged
Maintenance of individual professional liability/malpractice insurance required
Minimum of 3 years practicing as a Registered Psychologist is preferred.
Relevant clinical practice experience, preferably in an interdisciplinary clinic setting and experience with occupational rehabilitation
Experience working with a variety of third party payers considered an asset (e.g. WSIB, Auto Insurers, Disability Insurers)
Practical experience and training in the provision of behavioural therapy interventions (CBT, ACT, DBT etc.)
Clinical experience in the assessment and provision of appropriate psychological intervention with a variety of conditions that impact overall functional abilities
Thorough working knowledge of local public and private health care services, as well as community agencies and resources are considered an asset
Additional Skills and Abilities:
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills required
Ability to work both autonomously as well as part of an interdisciplinary health care team
Efficiency and responsiveness in provision of required clinical documentation
Understanding of the funding system and expectations and ability to integrate this into a client centered treatment plan
Demonstrated work ethic, reliability, maturity and flexibility
Caseload management and leadership skills required in this dynamic work setting
Occupational Rehabilitation an asset
Experience in utilizing telehealth/virtual care methods in service delivery
Only Registered Psychologists or those Provisionally Registered will be contacted at this time.
About CBI Health Group:
For over 40 years, CBI has been working every day to improve the health and enrich the lives of Canadians.
As Canada’s largest provider of community healthcare services, CBI is made up of over 13,000 personal caregivers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, registered massage therapists, kinesiologists, chiropractors, speech-language pathologists, psychologists, physicians, nurses, dietitians, behavioural therapists, administrators, and professionals.
CBI is set apart by the unique ability to work as an integrated network to foster ongoing learning, enhance best practices, improve access to care for all Canadians and achieve the best outcomes possible for our clients. With a talented, interdisciplinary team of caregivers and professionals, CBI provides the right services, in the right place, at the right time.
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CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.