Psychologist II - Forensic Assessment Outpatient Service

Psych/Counselling/Social Work
Alberta Health Services
ALB00098709 Requisition #
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  • Classification: Psychologist II
  • Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
  • Department: Forensic Assmt OP (N)
  • Primary Location: Sunridge Professional Bldg
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 01-JUL-2019
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 15-JUL-2019
  • Temporary End Date: 15-JUL-2020
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 4
  • Shifts per cycle: 20
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Minimum Salary: $50.18
  • Maximum Salary: $66.63
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Completion of doctoral degree in Psychology in an applied area relevant to the practice setting from a Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) or American Psychological Association (APA) program. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Active or eligible for registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP).

Additional Required Qualifications:

Completion of an approved CPA/APA Doctoral internship with a concentration focus/emphasis in Forensic Mental Health. Full registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP). Experience as a Forensic Psychologist within the last 3 years. Knowledge and/or use of current actuarial risk assessment tools and structured professional judgement tools related to forensic mental health. (i.e. HCR-20 V3, STATIC-99R, STABLE). Experience writing clinical assessment reports for the purpose of use in legal criminal court proceedings. Therapeutic skill set working with the offender population and in particular with domestic and sexual violence offenders. (i.e. treatment groups). Solid interpersonal communication skills, interviewing techniques and writing skills; working knowledge of mental health/mental illness.

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum 1 year experience as a Registered Psychologist in a mental health setting within the last 5 years. Training and experience in group therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (TF-CBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and other evidence-based modalities. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention within the last 2 years.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.


Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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