Healthcare & Medical
War Memorial Hospital (WMH) is a 3rd Schedule Aged Rehabilitation hospital, situated in Waverley, owned and operated by Uniting and part of the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD). Services are comprised of 24 hour inpatient care, Monday to Friday outpatient departments, several specialist community teams inclusive of Transitional Aged Care, Aged Care Assessment Team, Day Rehabilitation (iREAP), Geriatric Flying Squad, Young Onset Dementia, 7 day a week day centre, 24 hour accommodation service for regional guests and the full range of hospital support services. It is set within beautiful tranquil grounds and is a well-supported team environment.
The purpose of this role is to provide high quality clinical psychology services, in accordance with AHPRA, NSW Health and War Memorial Hospital (WMH) policies and clinical practices, to inpatient clients (and outpatient and community clients as required), demonstrating advanced clinical reasoning in the sub-acute aged care rehabilitation environment.
This includes assessment and rehabilitation with a wide-range of age-related disorders of cognition and behaviour associated with multi-factorial geriatric syndromes, including dementia, stroke, Parkinsons disease, acute confusion, frontal syndromes and other neurological conditions.
The role delivers individual assessment and treatment for mood, anxiety and adjustment difficulties that are having an effect on a patients/clients rehabilitation functioning, within an evidenced-based psychological framework such as cognitive behavioural therapy to facilitate adaptation to disability and assist management of anxiety, depression and/or other mental health issues.
This position is part time permanent role for 2 days per week. Monday, Tuesday or Friday are preferable days.
Enquiries to: Genevieve Maiden, Allied Health & Integrated Care Manager 02 9369 0351 - email@example.com
Application Guide: WMH Application Guide with forms_Apr 2021.pdf
Position Description: PD_Clinical Psychologist_April 2021.pdf
Applications Close: Tuesday 11th May 11.30pm
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