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We are currently recruiting for the following position(s):

Psychologist


Psychologist

We are seeking a regular, full-time (37.5 hours per week) Psychologist in Autism Services. The Psychologist will work as an integral member of the clinical team providing consultation and clinical supervision of staff, and on-going review and evaluation of treatment programs within the Intensive Behaviour Intervention program and ABA-based services and supports for children and youth with ASD. The successful candidate will work from the London office and regular travel will be required within Southwestern Ontario.

Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of the Director and the clinical supervision of the Clinical Director, the Psychologist will:

  • Provide consultation and clinical supervision to Clinical Supervisors, ASD Community Consultants and Senior Therapists
  • Conduct clinical case reviews by reviewing all information related to client progress (e.g., IBI treatment programs, cumulative data, clinical documentation, assessments and parent reports)
  • Participate in Behavioural Assessment and Behaviour Support Plan development and client consultations
  • Provide clinical reviews of clients receiving services through the Direct Funding Option and make recommendations for continuation of service
  • Provide clinical supervision of psychometric assessment team in relation to program based assessments in IBI and supervision
  • May be required to conduct regular adaptive and cognitive assessments to assess on-going progress before, during and after treatment
  • Provide strengths-based consultation with families, therapists, community providers, daycares, and schools to collaboratively develop strategies for successful learning
  • Participate on agency and community planning committees
  • Participate in staff clinical training initiatives

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from a recognized University
  • Registered (or eligible for registration) with the College of Psychologists of Ontario
  • A minimum of 2 years clinical experience preferably in Applied Behaviour Analysis and Intensive Behaviour Intervention
  • Knowledge of a variety of psychological assessment measures (cognitive, adaptive, behavioural) and curriculums (VB-MAPP)
  • Advanced knowledge of child development and the impact of autism on the development of behavioural, communication and social skills in children with autism
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication
  • Flexible, self-motivated, mature consistent approach
  • Possess a valid Ontario driver’s license and have access to a vehicle
  • Good computer skills; familiar with the MS Office Suite 2010 package of programs, especially Word and Excel
  • Proficiency in the French language would be considered an asset

Application deadline: This position will remain open until filled.


Last Updated ( Thursday, 26 March 2015 )