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Job Number : 28157
Type and Location : Psychologist / NSW - Other
Listed By : Myrtle Oak Clinic on 23 Jul 2019
Registered / Clinical Psychologist Part time, Central Coast Tuggerah Clinic

We are looking for a psychologist with experience in conducting psychological assessments and delivering evidence-based treatment, preferably in a multidisciplinary team approach. We provide a range of psychological and dietetic services for people of all ages, with a special interest in the treatment of eating disorder presentations and child/adolescent psychology. We are a small multi-disciplinary team who enjoy working in a supportive environment

Myrtle Oak Clinic is the first multidisciplinary private practice on the Central Coast and Newcastle to focus on the treatment of eating disorders. Treatment is offered to all ages and genders, across the continuum, from those at risk of developing an eating disorder through those living with a chronic eating disorder.

Assessment and treatment is also offered for general mental health concerns such as anxiety disorders, mood disorders, stress management, poor body image and self-esteem, and adjustment to chronic health conditions.

The Opportunity: 
We are currently expanding and have a need for a Registered Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist who is interested in working with a mix of clients from adolescents/general mental health and Eating Disorder clients to join our supportive and friendly professional team who values a multidisciplinary treatment approach. The candidate must have the ability to engage and maintain effective therapeutic relationships with a diverse range of people and their families/carers. Hours are flexible and family friendly and also provide administrative support.

Selection Criteria

  • Full Registration as a Psychologist (or Clinical Psychologist) with AHPRA;
  • Registration as a provider for Medicare and health funds (or eligibility for such);
  • A professional and highly ethical approach;
  • Commitment to evidence based practice including:
  • Clinical experience with CBT and/or CBT-E;
  • Clinical experience or good knowledge of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and/or mindfulness;
  • Experience in the assessment and treatment of mental illness such as depression, anxiety, body image, self-esteem, and other mental health conditions;
  • Experience working with families, children, adolescents and adults;
  • Excellent rapport building and client engagement skills;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team;
  • NSW Working with Children Check;

·         Professional Indemnity Insurance. 

Contact Details
If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume with a covering letter via email to jodie@myrtleoakclinic.com.au

Enquiries: 43623443.




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