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Neuropsychologist

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

Neuropsychologist

Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.

 

Carilion Clinic, a growing health care organization affiliated with Virginia Tech Carilion Medical School, has an immediate opening for an Adult Neuropsychologist.   This position is clinical in nature and primarily involves providing outpatient neuropsychological evaluations for diverse patient populations, including memory disorders, movement disorders, stroke, MS, and psychiatric conditions. Referrals to our service are received from a variety of providers, including neurologists, physiatrists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, and primary care.  Interest and experience in management of TBIs of all severities is required.  This would include evaluation of patients referred due to sports concussions and management of their return to play.  Opportunities exist for appointment at Virginia Tech Carilion Medical School and potential in-vivo teaching of externs, medical students, and residents.  Development of research programs would be welcome.  The successful candidate will join two adult neuropsychologists and two part-time psychometrists in our Neurocognitive Laboratory within the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation section. 

Qualified applicants must have a PhD/PsyD in Clinical Psychology from an APA/CPA approved program and have completed a post-doctoral program with specialization in Clinical Neuropsychology.  Preference will be given to those who are ABPP-CN certified or eligible.

 

Based in western Virginia, we work hard to inspire better health through compassionate care and neighborhood outreach. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.

Minimum Qualifications

Education:Ph.D., Psy.D. or D.A. (Doctor of Arts) in Psychology from an APA accredited graduate school required.  Fellowship in Neuropsychology required.

Experience: Head Injury experience preferred.  Position includes work managing patients with concussion, Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia, and Memory Disorders.  Necessary to obtain certification as a Certified Impact Consultant.Two years of supervised health experience as a psychologist including psychological evaluation, individual and group psychology, and at least one year experience as a neuropsychologist required.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed in Virginia by the Board of Medicine as a clinical psychologist or by the Board of Psychology as a Psychologist (Clinical) required. Must have de-escalation training successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained annually going forward when working in inpatient environment.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Meets credentialing requirements. Ability to work cooperatively and professionally with physicians and other health care providers.  Must have a commitment to continuing education.

 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 34344 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Neuropsychology 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY 
Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5189 
Recruiter Email: rjway@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.