Youth D&A Psychologist

Nepean Blue Mountains, NSW

Locum/Temp/Casual

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Executive and Management

Purpose of Position

The purpose of this position is to provide psychological and case management services to young people in a variety of clinical settings across the Drug and Alcohol Service, including inpatient/outpatient departments.

Selection Criteria

•Tertiary qualifications in psychology with full professional registration with AHPRA.

•Demonstrated ability to provide evidence-based assessment, case management and individual/ group psychotheraputic interventions for young people with D&A problems.

•Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with health professionals and agencies both within and outside the health sector.

•Demonstrated understanding of the issues and difficulties faced by young people presenting with D&A problems.

•Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

• Experience in the provision of clinical services to clients/ patients presenting with drug and alcohol problems.

•Current Drivers Licence.