Mental Health Therapist - Full Time Temporary

June 10 2019
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Other Health Professionals, Social Work/ Counselling/ Psychology, Therapy Services , Health, Medical
Lloydminster, AB

Mental Health Therapist

Full Time Temporary Position June, 2019 – December, 2019

This position involves taking direct referrals from area physicians for patients with mental health diagnosis or related concerns, as well as working as part of the Primary Care Network's Chronic Disease Management team.

Duties and Skills:

Working as a member of the multi-disciplinary team, the incumbent conducts assessments (including provisional diagnostic, cognitive and personality), individual treatment planning, consultation, psychotherapy and other interventions. Group treatment, program development, evaluation, and related teaching may also be performed. 

Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Social Work with a Clinical Specialization or Master's Degree in Psychology
  • Registered with the Alberta College of Social Workers or the College of Alberta Psychologists
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in the provision of clinical assessment and psychotherapy in individual and group settings
  • Specialized training or experience in evaluation/counseling for patients with obesity and/or problematic eating behaviors will be considered an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong analytical assessment and decision-making skills

The Lloydminster Primary Care Network offers competitive salary and benefits.  Salary for this position will be commensurate with the successful candidate's experience and qualifications. 

Inquiries or applications (including resume and references) should be directed in confidence to David McLennan, Executive Director at:

#202, 5101 – 48 Street

Lloydminster, AB  T9V 0H9

(780) 874-0490

*****@********.ca

Only candidates who are being considered for an interview will be contacted.  This position shall remain open until filled.  Please note: the successful candidate for this position will be required to submit a current Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector check.

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