Tower Health
Psychologist
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Philadelphia Map
Posted: 04/27/2021
Closing: 05/26/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Tower Health
Job description
Overview

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, a partnership between Tower Health and Drexel University, is a 188-bed facility that provides exceptional care to children throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and surrounding counties.

St. Christopher's has more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties including Cardiology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Oncology, and Orthopedics. It houses the only Verified Pediatric Burn Center between New York City and Baltimore and is one of only three Level I Pediatric Trauma Centers in Pennsylvania. St. Christopher's is a Magnet® designated hospital and was recognized as a Women's Choice Award Best Children's Hospital.

In addition to its main location in Philadelphia, the hospital has a growing network of primary and specialty care locations throughout the Philadelphia suburbs and New Jersey so your child's health conditions can be treated close to home.

Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will be a licensed psychologist, with a background in clinical, school, or pediatric psychology, and extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of pediatric behavioral health disorders. The clinician should have experience and training in the assessment and differential diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disorders as well as a range of higher incidence disorders such as anxiety, depression, and trauma responses. The clinician should have a broad knowledge base of evidenced based treatment approaches for pediatric developmental and behavioral health disorders, including experience in the application of behavior analytic interventions and/or psychotherapeutic strategies. Importantly, this clinician should have experience in navigating the systems in place to support pediatric developmental and behavioral health, including broad knowledge of special education programming and policy as well as community behavioral health systems. This position will require working with interdisciplinary teams across physical and behavioral health to support patients and their families. There will also be opportunities to support learners including psychology and medical students, residents, fellows, and interns. Lastly, the ideal candidate will have experience working with a diverse demographic of clients and providing culturally and linguistically responsive care.

POPULATIONS SERVED
  • Pediatric (0 to 17yrs) ACT 73 Clearance Required
  • Adolescent Psych (13 to 17 yrs) ACT 73 Clearance Required
  • Adult (18 to 21)

St. Chris Hospital Virtual Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ez_HnssVJ1s

Contact Name: Christopher David

Contact Email: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

Contact Phone: 570-401-4510 Call or Text

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Qualifications

Education Requirements
  • PhD, PsyD

Licensure Requirements
  • State of PA - Licensed Psychologist
Psychologist