Adult Psychiatrist, Glenrose Hospital Child and Family Psychiatric Services

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
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    Health Care

Revised on2018-07-17 Posting #:18-GRH-PSY-ADLT-30 Speciality: Psychiatry Type:Part Time Practice City/Town:Edmonton Location:Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital FTE:0.5 Date Posted:2018-05-01 Closed Date:2018-11-22 Time: 23:59 AHS Position:AHS is recruiting for this position. AHS Sponsorship: AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position. Responsibilities/Duties: Adult Psychiatrist, Glenrose Hospital Child and Family Psychiatric Services Alberta Health Services, Department of Addiction & Mental Health in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is inviting applications from psychiatrists with an interest in working with caregivers of children and youth seen in our Child and Family Psychiatric Services at the Glenrose Hospital for this part-time 0.5 FTE position. Our multi-disciplinary teams consisting of nursing, psychiatry, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, education, and speech language pathology provide education and assistance for more than 1.2 million people in Edmonton Metropolitan Region. Many children and adolescents in the Glenrose Hospital Specialty Clinics (Affective Disorders, ADHD, Tourette’s Disorder and Complex Neuropsychiatric Clinics) have caregivers with signficant mental health issues themselves. We are looking for a psychiatrist to provide therapy, especially family therapy, parenting support and possibly individual therapy, to support these caregivers. At times, these caregivers would benefit from psychiatric consultation. The adult psychiatric service is co-located with the children’s programs to faciliate parents accepting and receiving psychiatric supports and for the clinical team to collaborate on a whole-family treatment approach. An interest in education of trainees and students is highly desirable as the successful candidate is expected to apply for an Academic Appointment in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta. Qualifications: Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry. S/he must also be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Compensation: Remuneration is fee-for-service, supplemented by sessional payments to cover administrative activities. Recruiter Contact: To apply, qualified candidates are asked to submit their curriculum vitae with the names of three references. This position is not sponsorship eligible. Optimal Position Start date: As soon as possible We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified men and women, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.