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Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Location: Wheaton North

Status: Full-time

Westside Children’s Therapy is expanding and we are growing our diagnostic’s team to meet the needs of our clients and the communities we serve.   As a  Licensed Clinical Psychologist you will transform client lives through  the assessment, diagnosis, and referrals for treatment of pediatric  mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.

 

Who You Are:

  • Compassionate and motivated to help clients and their families gain insight, define goals, and create a plan of action to achieve effective personal, social, and educational growth 
  • Energetic and silly, with ability to connect with children
  • Accountable and attentive to the needs of clients and their families
  • Patient with a kind and nurturing spirit 
  • Collaborative spirit and willingness to work as a team

What You’ll Do:

  • Identify psychological, emotional, or behavioral issues and diagnose disorders, using information obtained from interviews, tests, and records
  • Conduct thorough intake and feedback sessions with clients and their families
  • Assess for a range of referral concerns, including autism, ADHD, developmental disorders, mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, and conduct-related conditions 
  • Oversee testing cases and consult with psychometrist regarding battery changes
  • Write comprehensive reports based on test data and observations
  • Collaborate with other psychologists and providers regarding case conceptualization and resources for parents 
  • Case management, when appropriate, including communication with schools and medical professionals
  • If interested, opportunities to provide psychotherapy to children and adolescents can be discussed.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Doctoral degree (Ph.D or Psy.D) in in Clinical or School Psychology (Ph.D or Psy.D) from an APA accredited program
  • Internship training and post-doctoral training in psychological assessment and psychotherapeutic treatment with children
  • Current Illinois Registration/licensure in Clinical Psychology or license-eligible 
  • Experience conducting pediatric psychological/neuropsychological evaluations
  • Formal training and proficiency administering the ADOS-2 is strongly preferred
  • Preference working with young children (ages 2+)
  • Passion for working with children with developmental delays 
  • Excellent oral, listening, communication and self-awareness skills
  • Comfortable persona to better develop relationships with children and their families
  • Training in clinical supervision 
  • Competence with a variety of computer applications

What You’ll Get:

  • A Great Culture
  • Competitive Salary & Performance Bonuses Program
  • 401K with Employer Match
  • Leadership Development Trainings for Staff
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Life Insurance
  • Paid-Time Off, Paid Sick Days and Paid Holidays
  • Team Outing Stipends & Staff Events
  • Early Access to Leadership Roles in Fast Growing Company
  • Therapy Director Mentoring & Observations
  • Beautiful, State-of-the-Art Clinics

Who We Are:

Westside is a culture first organization that cares foremost how our Physical Therapists feel on a daily basis. We foster a safe environment where employees are free to be themselves, make mistakes, ask for help when they need it, and experience the power of working on high-functioning teams. Above all, we aim to meet our mission of changing kids’ lives. As a PT with a wear-it-on-their-sleeves passion for working with kids, we think you’d be a great fit!

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Westside Children’s Therapy is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.