Neuropsychologist

Why Wellpath: Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"

About this role: Our Neuropsychologist completes cognitive screening, neuropsychological assessments and psychological assessments. He/she also provides individual and group psychotherapy to individuals with cognitive impairment. This position may also be assigned responsibilities for developing, monitoring and implementing behavioral management plans. He/she provides supervision to psychology interns. Our Neuropsychologist may complete forensic evaluation and reports, if he/she is a Designated Forensic Psychologist. What you bring to the table: Education:
  • Doctorate in psychology from an accredited university.

Experience:
  • Training and experience in neuropsychological assessment.

Licenses/Certification:
  • Licensed in state of practice as a Psychologist.
What you will do:
  1. Administers, scores, and interprets tests for cognitive screening, neuropsychological assessment, and psychological assessment tor referred patients.
  2. Writes psychological assessment reports.
  3. Provides individual and group psychotherapy to individuals with cognitive impairment.
  4. Develops, monitors and implements behavioral management plans.
  5. Complete forensic evaluation and reports, if he/she is a Designated Forensic Psychologist
  6. Serves as a consultant to the multidisciplinary teams.
  7. Assists in guidance, supervision and training of students. Provides training and education to the rest of the clinical team as needed.
  8. Serves on committees as assigned.
  9. Completes thorough, accurate, and timely documentation of assessment and treatment provided that is consistent with professional standards and facility procedures.
  10. Is sensitive to cultural diversity issues, treats residents as individuals and considers the culture of the residents when providing care and treatment. Demonstrates cultural competency in all aspects of duties performed. Attends and successfully completes competency training.
  11. Is honest, consistent, fair, positive, and nurturing in daily interactions.
  12. Is knowledgeable about care and treatment needs of residents of different ages. Provides individualized care and treatment that is consistent with/sensitive to the age and life span development needs of each resident. Demonstrates age specific competency in all aspects of duties performed.
  13. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  14. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  15. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  16. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  17. Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"

Overview

Our Neuropsychologist completes cognitive screening, neuropsychological assessments and psychological assessments. He/she also provides individual and group psychotherapy to individuals with cognitive impairment. This position may also be assigned responsibilities for developing, monitoring and implementing behavioral management plans. He/she provides supervision to psychology interns. Our Neuropsychologist may complete forensic evaluation and reports, if he/she is a Designated Forensic Psychologist.

Qualifications

Education:
  • Doctorate in psychology from an accredited university.

Experience:
  • Training and experience in neuropsychological assessment.

Licenses/Certification:
  • Licensed in state of practice as a Psychologist.
Responsibilities

  1. Administers, scores, and interprets tests for cognitive screening, neuropsychological assessment, and psychological assessment tor referred patients.
  2. Writes psychological assessment reports.
  3. Provides individual and group psychotherapy to individuals with cognitive impairment.
  4. Develops, monitors and implements behavioral management plans.
  5. Complete forensic evaluation and reports, if he/she is a Designated Forensic Psychologist
  6. Serves as a consultant to the multidisciplinary teams.
  7. Assists in guidance, supervision and training of students. Provides training and education to the rest of the clinical team as needed.
  8. Serves on committees as assigned.
  9. Completes thorough, accurate, and timely documentation of assessment and treatment provided that is consistent with professional standards and facility procedures.
  10. Is sensitive to cultural diversity issues, treats residents as individuals and considers the culture of the residents when providing care and treatment. Demonstrates cultural competency in all aspects of duties performed. Attends and successfully completes competency training.
  11. Is honest, consistent, fair, positive, and nurturing in daily interactions.
  12. Is knowledgeable about care and treatment needs of residents of different ages. Provides individualized care and treatment that is consistent with/sensitive to the age and life span development needs of each resident. Demonstrates age specific competency in all aspects of duties performed.
  13. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  14. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  15. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  16. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  17. Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer
Company
Wellpath
Posted
07/16/2021
Location
Bridgewater, MA 02324, US