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Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 12:53 AM

Req ID:16162
Shift: Any
Employment Status:AF : Active : Regular : Full Time
Job Summary 13;
The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (DCAPBS) at The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is seeking a pediatric psychologist to join the Pediatric Epilepsy Program in the Division of Neurology. The position will expand the availability of existing psychology services, is full:time, and provides opportunities for clinical work and teaching/training. The Psychologist will provide clinical services including screening, consultation and intervention for children and adolescents with epilepsy and their families. The Psychologist will also participate in teaching and training activities through our APA accredited clinical psychology training program.

A completed accredited Internship and Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology or Clinical Child Psychology is required, with skills in empirically supported intervention. Licensure as a Psychologist in the State of Pennsylvania is required prior to beginning the position. Licensure as a Psychologist in the State of New Jersey is expected by completion of the first year of employment. Faculty appointment at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is possible on the Academic Clinician Track; rank commensurate with experience and history

Further inquiries about the position can be directed to Debra Lefkowitz, Psy.D., and Paul Robins, Ph.D., Applications, including a detailed cover letter and CV, should be directed to the following CHOP HR portal link:careers.chopjob/Philadelphia:Psychologist:I:PA:19104/453296200/ Shervonne Wilson, Recruiter: Talent Acquisition, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. CHOP is an equal opportunity employer, and our department is committed to strengthening a diverse workforce.

About the Pediatric Epilepsy Program:
The Pediatric Epilepsy Program at CHOP is a clinical and research program specializing in the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of children and infants with seizures and epilepsy. Accredited by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) as a Level 4 program, CHOP has the necessary expertise and facilities to provide the highest:level medical and surgical evaluation and treatment for patients with epilepsy. The psychologist works alongside a multidisciplinary team including neurologists, nurse practitioners, clinical nurses, neurosurgeons, neuropathologists, neuroradiologists and social workers. The psychologist will work in coordination with the existing pediatric psychologist to
Job Responsibilities 13;
Clinical Activity
: Practices effectively as an independent clinician.
: Responsive to feedback from supervisors and colleagues about clinical practice.
: Provides comprehensive assessment and treatment services to children and families,in inpatient and/or outpatient settings, and communicates with referral sources as indicated
: Perform clinical services at a percent of effort as designated by supervisor.
: Adheres to The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences productivity standards.
: In settings where patients are scheduled into appointments, presents an EPIC schedule that rolls out, per department guidelines, delineating availability and anticipated vacation and conference time. Schedule must include enough openings to cover productivity expectations plus anticipated late cancellations/no shows.
: Assures that professional practice is in accordance with applicable professional and licensing body standards
: Follows all CHOP and Departmental policies and procedures regarding clinical and administrative activity associated with providing direct patient care
:Collaborates within the Department and with other Department/Division colleagues to assure that patients receive the kind of


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