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Outpatient Child Adolescent Psychologist

Aurora, Illinois
20 Sep 2022

Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited graduate program.

Completion of APA accredited Internship / Residency in Clinical psychology

Graduate curriculum / coursework and clinical training which reflects preparation to function as a psychologist in the area of specialization

Five years clinical experience, including one year predoctoral internship / residency, one year minimum post~graduate (doctoral level) clinical experience supervised by a licensed Clinical Psychologist and at least 3 years of clinical experience in area of specialization in clinical psychology. (e.g. , Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology, Health Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology)

Advanced knowledge of and skills in psychodiagnostic assessment and evaluation, psychotherapy and psychological testing commensurate with the level of education and training and as appropriate for the area of specialization I(i.e., Clinical psychologist, Health psychologist, Neuropsychologist, Rehabilitation Psychologist, etc.)

Advanced knowledge of and skills in case conceptualization, formulation of behavioral treatment plan and collaborative and multidisciplinary treatment planning

Advanced knowledge of and skills in psychiatric diagnosis using current DSM criteria

Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Advanced knowledge of Ethical Principles and Standards of Practice for Psychologists (APA)

Advanced knowledge of and skills in customer~oriented service and customer satisfaction (Internal and External customers)

Basic understanding of and skills in teaching and education, clinical supervision, and training and research

Basic knowledge of clinical leadership, coordination of clinical activities.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, State of Illinois

Appointment of Provisional or Associate Level of the Doctoral Professional Staff, Division of Psychology / Department of Psychiatry, Lutheran Hospital
Ability to work in a brief managed care friendly model with patients and families across the continuum of care throughout the hospital.

Must be able to respond to urgent and emergent patient needs 24 hours/day, 7 days per week

Ability to provide care in accordance with clinical parameters set by the Associate Medical Director of the Health Plan (ALGHP)

Accountabilities percentages may vary dependent on the type of job (Neuropsychologist, Health psychologist, Rehab psychologist, Clinical Psychologist)

If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 06/01/2015. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.

To provide advanced level of clinical psychological services to patient and families presenting with psychiatric, psychological, and behavioral health problems across the continuum of care as well as education, training and research. Provides clinical leadership and coordination of assigned team~related activities.

Provision of Clinical Psychological Services
Education, Training and Research
Professional Growth and Development
Departmental Activities
Program Specific Activities

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  • Job Reference: 717223104-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Advocate Aurora Health
  • Location: Aurora, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application