Rehab Psychologist

Posted: May 31, 2019


Hennepin Healthcare seeks a full-time Rehab Psychologist to provide care to patients in our Traumatic Brain Injury and Knapp Rehabilitation Centers.

The Traumatic Brain Injury Center (.60 FTE) is a multidisciplinary center of excellence for patient care, education, and research. Our comprehensive services span the full continuum from Emergency services to Rehab, for all ages, pediatric to adult. The Knapp Rehabilitation Center (.40 FTE) is an acute rehab program serving inpatients and outpatients ages 13+ whose physical and cognitive impairments restrict activity and community participation.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct initial and ongoing assessments to determine diagnosis, treatment plan, intervention and recommendations
  • Administers, scores and interprets psychological instruments and communicates findings and recommendations via integrated reports and direct communication with patients, families and care teams
  • Provides empirically supported and culturally informed psychological interventions (psychotherapy, health and behavior intervention, biofeedback, etc.) for individuals, families, and groups
  • Incorporates family/care givers, other healthcare providers, and other community professionals as indicated
  • Provides education and clinical supervision to students, clinical trainees, resident physicians, and other healthcare professionals as requested by the organization
  • Based on records, interviews, behavioral observations, and psychological test results, write comprehensive psychological reports of client’s diagnosis and treatment recommendations
  • Provide consultation on diagnosis, treatment, and other psychological issues to mental health professionals, government agencies, community organizations and/or schools
  • May supervise psychology interns and fellows

Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree in Psychology obtained from an APA-approved program with appropriate clinical training
  • AND Completion of an APA approved internship required
  • AND One year of supervised post-doctoral experience as a clinical psychologist in a healthcare setting
  • AND Training appropriate to the area of specialization required
  • Licensed (or eligible for licensure) to practice as a Doctorate Level Psychologist in the State of Minnesota

How to Apply

https://hcmc.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=190928&tz=GMT-05%3A00&tzname=

 

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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.