Neuropsychologist

Posted: January 4, 2019


Hennepin Healthcare System Inc seeks a full time clinical Neuropsychologist in our Psychiatry Department to provide evaluation and treatment of adults with a variety of neurological, medical, and psychiatric disorders. The position will support our outpatient Neuropsychology Clinic as well as the inpatient Neuropsychology consultation service. The successful applicant will join 5 neuropsychologist colleagues, supported by a team of experienced psychometrists.

RESPONSIBILITIES

•Serve outpatients and inpatients at Level I Trauma Center with a range of presenting concerns including neurological, medical, and psychiatric comorbidities.
•Conduct neuropsychological assessments to identify diagnosis, determine client needs, and assist in development of treatment goals.
•Function in a multidisciplinary team setting and communicate with care teams to integrate findings for treatment planning.
•Administer, score and interpret psychological and neuropsychological tests, and write comprehensive reports of neurocognitive and psychological functioning, and relevant treatment recommendations.
•Meet with clients and families to provide feedback and communicate recommendations.
•Consult on diagnosis, treatment, and neuropsychological issues to medical and mental health professionals
•Supervise and train graduate students, interns and fellows.
•Assist in maintaining standards for clinical accreditation by health management organizations, internship program accreditation by the American Psychological Association, and state licensure.
•Opportunity to develop and/or participate in clinical research.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:

•Doctoral degree in psychology obtained from an APA-approved program with appropriate clinical training
•Completion of an APA-approved internship
•Two year post-doctoral fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology
•Training appropriate to the area of specialization is required
•Licensed (or eligible for license) as a Psychologist in the State of Minnesota

Preferred Qualifications:

•Experience working within interdisciplinary medical treatment teams
•Board-certified or board-eligible in Clinical Neuropsychology (ABPP-CN)

Positions at Hennepin Healthcare are credentialed through the Office of the Medical Staff in accordance with its policies.

HOW TO APPLY

Click here to apply online.

 

Diversity Statement

The Minnesota Psychological Association actively encourages the participation of all psychologists regardless of age, creed, race, ethnic background, gender, socio-economic status, region of residence, physical or mental status, political beliefs, religious or spiritual affiliation, and sexual or affectional orientation.Although we are an organization of individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds, the Minnesota Psychological Association also recognizes our core unifying identities as Psychologists who practice in America. We also recognize that we may hold unintentional attitudes and beliefs that influence our perceptions of and interactions with others. Within this context of unity and self-exploration, we are committed to increasing our sensitivity to all aspects of diversity as well as our knowledge and appreciation of the unique qualities of different cultures and backgrounds.We aspire to becoming alert to aspects of diversity, previously unseen or unacknowledged in our culture. In this spirit, we are committed to collaborating with multicultural groups to combat racism and other forms of prejudice as we seek to promote diversity in our society. To this end, we are dedicated to increasing our multicultural competencies and effectiveness as educators, researchers, administrators, policy makers, and practitioners.