Monthly Archives

November 2018

Career Opportunity

By | Advertisement, Employment, Mailings
The following is a paid advertisement. The Manitoba Psychological Society does not necessarily endorse any service or educational opportunity advertised.

Career Opportunity

Advertisement Number 34503

Job Title:                            Behavioral Specialist
Job Classification:            PY2
Job Type:                           Regular/Full-time and Regular Part-time
Department:                     MB Families/Community Service Delivery/Centralized Services and Resources and  WCFS – Emergency Placement Resources (EPR)
Location:                            Winnipeg, Manitoba
Salary Range:                    $66,650 – $83,842 annually/$35.24 – $44.33 hourly

Closing Date: December 10, 2018

The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary civil service that is inclusive and reflective of the population it serves. We encourage applicants to voluntarily self-declare in the cover letter, resumé or application if they are from any of the following employment equity groups: women, Aboriginal people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities. 

Employment Equity is a factor in selection for this competition. Consideration will be given to women, Aboriginal people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. 

An eligibility list may be created for similar term, regular, full-time and part-time positions with Centralized Services and Resources and WCFS – Emergency Placement Resources (EPR) and will remain in effect for 12 months.


Conditions of Employment:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Registered or Eligible to register with Psychological Association of Manitoba
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check (vulnerable sector search), Adult Abuse Registry Check, Child Abuse Registry Check
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle and ability to travel on government business within the Province of Manitoba


  • A Masters Degree (MA) in Psychology (Clinical or Applied Behavior Analysis) from an accredited graduate program
  • Experience working with individuals (children or adults) and/or their families/caregivers with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities or special needs
  • Experience with providing clinical/behavioral intervention to children, adolescents, and/or adults
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a team environment including developing relationships with supervisors, clients, case managers, care providers, families and various service providers
  • Effective oral communication skills
  • Effective written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks in a complex, high volume work environment with competing demands
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)


  • Experience administering and interpreting psychological assessments, including issues relevant to intellectual/cognitive assessment and diagnosis of intellectual and neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Experience or training in Motivational Interviewing


The incumbent is a member of a multi-discipline service team within the Region and reports directly to the regional program manager.  The incumbent provides a broad range of clinical psychological/ behavioral services to referred children, adolescents and adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities identified as eligible within the mandate of Community Service Delivery.  The clinician also provides public education and consultation to community groups and agencies on clinical issues related to individuals with developmental/intellectual disabilities. The position provides services within the general parameters and standards set by the Department and receives clinical support/direction from a Registered Psychologist with the division.

A complete copy of the position description is available upon request.

Apply to:

Advertisement # 34503
Civil Service Commission
Human Resource Services
608-330 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB, R3C 0C4
Phone:  204-945-4394
Fax: 204-948-2193

Your cover letter, resumé and/or application must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Employment Equity is a factor in selection. Applicants are requested to indicate in their covering letter, resumé and/or application if they are from any of the following groups: women, Aboriginal people, visible minorities and persons with a disability.

Career Opportunity

By | Advertisement, Employment, Mailings

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

About CBT Associates

Since 2002, CBT Associates has helped thousands of people become happier and more productive by helping them overcome feelings and behaviours that negatively impact their everyday lives.

CBT Associates provides personalized, compassionate, respectful and discreet treatment with the utmost of professional care, focusing on leading-edge, evidence-based cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to help children, adolescents and adults of all ages in sessions for individuals, groups, couples and families.

The spirit of our approach is active, compassionate, and genuine. Whatever challenges you are experiencing, we’ll listen closely and work with you to develop a treatment plan that works for you.

Visit to learn more.


BEACON™ is developed and operated by the MindBeacon Group of companies, including MindBeacon Software, MindBeacon Health and CBT Associates. We lead innovation that allows people and populations to access effective mental health care in ways that overcome barriers to care.

BEACON was first introduced in 2016 as an in-clinic innovation to enhance delivery and measurement of CBT. BEACON launched in 2017 as a fully digital experience providing treatment through digitally-delivered CBT with the one-on-one support of a dedicated therapist all along the way.

The Role

This is an outstanding opportunity to collaborate with a large group of dedicated clinicians and join a digital health care company with continuously expanding opportunities.

BEACON/CBT Associates is committed to supporting the continuous professional development of the psychologists in our network. We have an established program of training and consultation through individual and group supervision, rounds, seminars and workshops.

We offer both full time and part time opportunities, depending on your region and province(s) of registration. We are looking for registered Psychologists to provide diagnostic assessments for patients on our digital platform, provide evidence-based CBT and assist with protocol development.

A successful BEACON/CBT Associates Psychologist will be a person who excels at eliciting feedback, conceptualizing need and identifying proper protocols.

What Makes You a Great Fit for Our Team

  • Identify as an evidence-based CBT practitioner
  • Enjoy a dynamic changing environment
  • Believe in an inclusive setting
  • Are passionate about disability management
  • Have flexible availability
  • Believe in lifelong learning


  • Masters or PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • Registered with the College of Psychologists in the applicable province
  • Able to provide 2+ professional references
  • Able to provide proof of registration 

How to Get Considered

Please send your resume to