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Clinical Psychologist (Adult Down Syndrome Center)

Company: Adult Down Syndrome Clinic
Location: Park Ridge, IL

Clinical Psychologist

Full Time, Evenings and weekends as needed

Our multi-disciplinary experts at the Adult Down Syndrome Center provide both medical and psycho-social care to thousands of teens and adults each year. Our team approach ensures that each patient receives the care they need along with information on resources available to them.

The Clinical Psychologist provides comprehensive psychological services to adult patients who are referred to the rehabilitation department. This includes but is not limited to assessment, treatment, patient/family counseling, behavior programs, support, cognitive/mental status testing, psychodiagnostics interviews and personality tests.

Position Requirements:
• Ph.D. or Psy. D. in Clinical Psychology or Rehabilitation Psychology
• Successful completion of an internship in Rehabilitation Psychology
• Approved under the Allied Health Professional category of the Medical Staff with internal supervision

Accountabilities:
• Patient Assessment
• Provision of Patient Care
• Patient / Family / Community Education
• Documentation
• Daily Operations
• Discharge Planning

About us
At Advocate Aurora Health Care we pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients—we mean you, too. We help each other live well. When you work at Advocate Aurora, you get the chance to work with a dedicated team that’s as passionate about the work as you are. Here, you’ll find limitless opportunities for ongoing learning, career advancement, competitive compensation and a stable work environment. But more than that, you have the opportunity to change lives—including your own. Diversity and inclusion matters at Advocate Aurora. We celebrate our differences and nurture an environment where everyone feels included. We know that when we reflect the communities we serve, when we embrace differences and bring our whole selves to work every day, we are working as one to build a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Aurora supports a safe, healthy and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. We maintain a smoke-free environment at all our locations. We are an equal opportunity employer.

To apply directly contact Katrina.Volbrecht@aah.org or 331-308-3482