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

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

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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

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), (email), or 204-221-8847 (fax).  

Please also visit our website to learn more: 

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.


  • 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
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. 


  • 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 

Interested in applying? Have questions?

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

Exclusive Savings(1) for Psychologists

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RBC Insurance® and members of participating Provincial Psychological Associations have partnered to bring you exclusive savings on valuable life, disability, critical illness & travel insurance. Help become financially secure with a full range of insurance products and services that can offer valuable support:

  • Save 10% on term life insurance and help protect the financial security of your family
  • Save up to 15% on disability insurance and help make sure your bills are covered if you get sick or injured and can’t work 
  • Save 15% on critical illness insurance which provides a lump sum payment if you get a serious illness 
  • Save 10% on travel insurance 

Learn more about how RBC Insurance® can help you save up to 15% on your insurance needs!

Insurance Doesn’t Have to Be Difficult.

Complicated policies, legal jargon and endless options can make it hard to know where to start. But our advisors will help you get it—with the information and advice you need to make informed decisions.

1) To be eligible for these savings you must be a member of a participating association AND be either a registered psychologist or psychological associate with a College (e.g., College of Psychologists of Ontario, L’Ordre des Psychologues du Quebec, etc.).


Des économies exclusives1 pour les psychologues

RBC Assurances® et les membres des associations de psychologues provinciales participantes ont conclu un partenariat afin de vous faire réaliser des économies exclusives  sur les assurances vie, invalidité, maladies graves et voyage. Contribuez à votre sécurité financière au moyen d’une gamme complète de produits et services d’assurance qui peuvent vous offrir un soutien important :

  • Économisez 10 % sur l’assurance vie temporaire et protégez la sécurité financière de votre famille
  • Économisez 15 % sur l’assurance invalidité aidez à assurer votre capacité à payer vos factures si vous tombez malade ou vous vous blessez et ne pouvez travailler 
  • Économisez 15 % sur l’assurance maladies graves qui verse un montant forfaitaire lorsque vous êtes atteint d’une maladie grave 
  • Économisez 10 % sur l’assurance voyage 

Apprenez comment RBC Assurances® peut vous aider à économiser jusqu’à 15 % sur vos besoins en assurance !

L’assurance n’a pas besoin d’être compliquée.

Avec des polices compliquées, un jargon juridique et une multitude d’options, il n’est pas toujours facile de savoir par où commencer. Nos conseillers simplifient le tout pour vous en vous donnant les conseils et les renseignements dont vous avez besoin pour prendre des décisions éclairées.

1) Pour être admissible à ces économies, vous devez être membre d’une association participante ET être un psychologue autorisé ou un associé en psychologie affilié à un ordre professionnel (p. ex., l’Ordre des psychologues de l’Ontario, l’Ordre des psychologues du Québec, etc.).

Website Design and Branding Services for Psychologists

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Dear MPS Members,

As a brief introduction, we are a branding and web design company with many years of experience in design and web development services. Our focus is on modern branding, clean and responsive design, and management of online services. Furthermore, we have particularly deep experience with clients in the field of psychology. 

We have worked with and have ongoing relationships with many psychological organizations, associations, and private practices in Winnipeg and other Canadian cities, as well as the United States. You can browse some of our work by visiting our portfolio, as well as reading what our clients have to say.

Whether you’d would like to chat about revamping your existing web presence or creating something completely new in order to improve your business, we would be more than happy to discuss your vision and have the opportunity to work together. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

MJ Designs