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Organization: Banner Health
Posted until: October 2, 2023
Excellent opportunity for an Academic Pediatric Psychologist to practice in a pediatric oncology clinical setting. Our robust and experienced team focuses on providing exceptional patient care. This is a unique opportunity to work alongside a dedicated and multi-disciplined team in Tucson Arizona.
The hired candidate will complete comprehensive, evidence-based psychotherapeutic interventions, including psychotherapy sessions. Manage consultations to professional staff concerning clinical assessment findings and appropriate treatment plans for patients. Develop, implement, and document the psychotherapeutic treatment plan for an assigned caseload of patients. Assist with care coordination with other members of the patient care team. Provide education to patients, family members, and significant others.
Position Details & Requirements:
PhD or PsyD
Accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA)
Psychological evaluations utilizing various forms of therapy; treating emotional, social, and behavioral health conditions
Patient population: pediatric, adolescent, and young adult patients (0-30) with hematologic conditions and cancer
Dedicated to excellent communication and collaboration with multi-specialty teams
Comfort with play therapy is a valuable skill in this role
Desire to engage and practice in academic medicine
Schedule may vary dependent on patient volume
Potential flexibility for tele visits
Experience preferred but highly qualified new graduates will be considered Location: Diamond Children’s Cancer Center Tucson, AZ
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine – research, teaching, and patient care – across three academic medical centers.
Banner Health offers competitive salary and recruitment incentives, along with an industry-leading benefits package that provides security for you and your family, including:
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy plans
Paid time off plans
Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days
Financial savings resources
Career advancement and optimal work/life balance
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR CV FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION.