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Psychologist – Youth Mental Health

Job details

Location: NSW
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Reference: Ad-3017
Posted: 22 days ago

Job description

  • Utilise your clinical skills with children, adolescents, parents and support communities
  • Develop early intervention, awareness and support tactics to suit a range of patients

Expression of Interest

One in 5 Australian’s suffer from mental illness. Particularly within the youth and adolescent communities, understanding, support and diagnosis can be difficult to attain.

As a Youth and Adolescent Psychologist, you will work to create early intervention and prevention tactics, enabling communities to establish coping mechanisms.

Working with a number of clients within the mental health arena, we are seeking Psychologists/Clinical Psychologists who have an interest in working with children and adolescents across NSW.

About the role

  • Work effectively with children, adolescents, their families and other key support networks
  • Provide psychological evaluation, counselling services and treatment plans to individuals and groups
  • Understanding common factors affecting children and adolescents in today’s society, offering coping mechanisms and techniques to combat a broad range of issues
  • Work within challenging and complex therapeutic areas, and niche mental illness states
  • Comply with continuous quality improvement activities and relevant training to improve the service provision and outcomes for clients

About You

  • MA in Psychology or Clinical Psychology
  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively in a team setting
  • Passion and enthusiasm for helping young people, adolescents and parent groups
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive, flexible, and solution-focused attitude

How to Apply

Please send your resume through to holly@charterhousemedical.com or call Holly Evans on 02 9641 2491 for a confidential discussion

About Charterhouse Medical

We recruit across all levels within the following disciplines: Medicine, Surgery, Anaesthetics, Emergency, ICU, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology, Imaging, General Practice & Allied Health. We provide Permanent and Locum services across all Australia and welcome all qualified candidates to enquire with us.