Faculty Neuropsychologist - CTN

Job ID
2020-133626
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Neurorehab - CTN
Hours / Pay Period
80
Facility
St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
AZ-PHOENIX

Overview

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Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services.  Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.

 

We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, Norton Thoracic Institute, Cancer Center at St. Joseph's, Ivy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.

 

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

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For the health of our community ... we are proud to be a tobacco-free campus.

Responsibilities

The Center for Transitional Neuro-Rehabilitation at Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) is seeking a neuropsychologist or rehabilitation psychologist interested in the neurorehabilitation of patients with acquired brain injuries in a unique and highly established holistic milieu-oriented center.  The BNI is a world renowned neurosurgical and neurological institute. The CTN is the last step of a full service BNI rehabilitation continuum and is designed to successfully transition patients to their homes, communities, school, and work environments.  Candidates should have experience in neuropsychological/psychological assessment as well as individual and group psychotherapy with neurological patients and their families. Skills in cognitive rehabilitation are also preferable.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be part of a large, vibrant, interdisciplinary team composed of speech, physical, occupational, and recreational therapists, a dietician, physiatrists, and a psychiatrist.  Some administrative and case management responsibilities are associated with this position to ensure cohesive interventions.  Research interest is highly desired and resident training is prioritized. 

 

Candidates must have successfully completed an APA or CPA-accredited doctoral program in Clinical or Counseling Psychology, as well as a postdoctoral fellowship program in Neuropsychology or Rehabilitation Psychology. Board certification in Neuropsychology or Rehabilitation Psychology is preferred.

 

Phoenix is an ideal place to raise a family, with excellent schools and well-respected state universities. Living in Arizona opens the door to a variety of recreational activities with dozens of golf courses in the metro area and across the state, hundreds hiking trails, nearby lakes for fishing and boating, and cool air mountain retreats just a couple of hours away-- a perfect balance of an exciting and stimulating work environment and comfortable lifestyle. 

 

CTN_NeuroPsychologist

Qualifications

Minimum:

 

Two years clinical experience as post-doctoral fellow in a clinical neuropsychology training program required.

Fellowship training in clinical neuropsychology and/or rehabilitation psychology required.

Experience in neuropsychological evaluation and treatment with a variety of medical patient populations.

Self-directed in meeting requirements for clinical and academic productivity.

 

Preferred:

 

Two or more years clinical neuropsychology experience in an APPCN accredited post-doctoral fellowship program or equivalent preferred.

Board certification in clinical neuropsychology preferred.

Experience with neurological and neurosurgical patient populations; experience in rehabilitation and/or psychotherapy preferred.

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