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October 2018

Rehabilitation Services

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The following is a paid advertisement. The Manitoba Psychological Society does not necessarily endorse any service or educational opportunity advertised.


A successful return to work

We know that returning to work after suffering an illness can be a daunting task for anyone. At Apex Therapy Services, we have been assisting Clinical Psychologists throughout Manitoba with providing return-to-work planning for various clients that are hoping to return to their jobs. Apex Occupational Therapists are trained to address both psychological and physical components in the workplace, and use a team-approach with the patient, Psychologist, Physician, and employer to ensure success!

For further information on the return-to-work and referral process, please contact Mr. Russel Dyck, Owner, Occupational Therapist at:  204-260-1870 (cell), russel@apextherapyservices.ca (email), or 204-221-8847 (fax).  

Please also visit our website to learn more: www.apextherapyservices.ca 

Career Opportunity

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The following is a paid advertisement. The Manitoba Psychological Society does not necessarily endorse any service or educational opportunity advertised.

Position Offered:
Assessment and Treatment of Trauma-related Conditions in Private Practice

I am looking for a psychological associate with an interest in evidence-based assessments and treatments of PTSD and other trauma-related conditions with adults. Space is available for 1-5 days/week.

Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Registered or eligible for registration with PAM as either C.Psych. or C.Psych.Cand.
  • Skilled in diagnostic assessments and preparation of assessment reports
  • Experienced in a variety of therapy approaches with solid cognitive-behavioural skills
  • Interest in working with third party insurance companies

I have a small private practice located with the Birch Wellness Center, which provides a warm collegial environment and reception/administration support. 

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to the email address below. Please feel free to phone me to discuss this possibility further.

Dr. Jennifer C. Laforce, C.Psych.
Registered Psychologist
Jlaforce@birchwellnesscenter.ca
Phone: (204) 505-0325 ext 107

Career Opportunity

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The following is a paid advertisement. The Manitoba Psychological Society does not necessarily endorse any service or educational opportunity advertised.

 


Career Opportunity

The Wishing Star is seeking a dynamic, creative psychologist to join our thriving multi-disciplinary team on a full-time basis in sunny White Rock, BC. The successful candidate will possess an integrative, developmentally-informed and family-centred approach to assessment and intervention specializing in children and families with a broad range of referral concerns. 

Clinicians on our team enjoy:

Marketing and Referral Network

We have a professional online presence, a well-developed referral plan, and a large network of professional referral sources.

Full Administrative Support

Our administrative team provides full service client care and administrative support for our clinicians.

Strong Team Culture

We facilitate professional development opportunities, regular clinical consultation with peers, retreats and social events to promote strong team connections.

Relocation Assistance

We offer support for clinicians interested relocating to our practice including assisting with relocation expenses, securing suitable housing, establishing a client caseload, and related relocation-related matters as needed. 

Requirements:

  • Registered Psychologist (PhD level), and a member in good standing with the College of Psychologists of BC (or eligible for registration). 
  • Experience working with children, adolescents and families.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and be a team player.
  • Proficiency in a range of therapeutic approaches (e.g. attachment-oriented, psychodynamic, CBT, DBT).
  • Training and experience in psychoeducational and diagnostic assessments is an asset.

About The Wishing Star

Founded by psychologist and author, Dr. Vanessa Lapointe, The Wishing Star is the destination private practice in Metro Vancouver for child-related support services with a focus on strengthening relationships, enhancing resilience, and building competence and confidence in our clients. Our team offers children and their families compassionate and skillful support to address their needs through counselling, psychoeducational assessments, workshops and support groups. 

The Wishing Star is located in the beautiful seaside community of South Surrey, 40 minutes south of downtown Vancouver. South Surrey boasts excellent schools, an abundance of parks and recreation opportunities, upscale shopping, restaurants and retail amenities. For more information visit lapointepsychology.com 

Interested in applying? Have questions?
Contact careers@lapointepsychology.com

Career Opportunity

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The following ad is placed by the Council of Professional Associations of Psychology (CPAP)

CPAP Seeks Executive Director

Passionate about advocacy?

Effective in facilitating collaboration and realizing strategic plans?

Committed to the psychological health & wellness of Canadians and the profession of psychology?

Are you a psychologist with leadership and managerial skills?

The Council of Professional Associations of Psychology (CPAP) is seeking an Executive Director. This dynamic 0.25 contract position will enable the incumbent to make a difference via this strong national network from their home office.

Please circulate this advertisement widely. Competition closes 15 October 2018.

Thank you,

Judi L Malone
CPAP Chair

Click here for position details