Gaylord Hospital, a premier long term acute care hospital in Wallingford, CT, seeks an experienced Neuropsychologist who is interested in joining a dynamic Department of Psychology and Center for Brain Health, which offers outpatient and inpatient neuropsychological assessments and psychotherapy.
You will provide neuropsychological assessment for outpatients with suspected or previously diagnosed brain impairment. You will also be called upon to provide inpatient neuropsychological assessments at times. Your patients will present with a range of neuropsychiatric disorders from neurology, physiatry, and primary care referral sources, with common questions involving management of acute concussion, post-concussive syndrome, and neurodegenerative disease.
The ideal candidate will have expertise in adolescent, adult and geriatric assessment, and knowledge and interest in neuropsychological assessment of disorders such as stroke, brain injury, multiple sclerosis and dementia. Requires one year of training at the internship level that includes neuropsychological assessment, in addition to completion of a two-year post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology. Additional clinical experience a plus. Requires a doctorate from an accredited graduate school in psychology, with a license to practice psychology in the State of Connecticut.
Gaylord Hospital offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. We are centrally located in Wallingford, CT offering a suburban lifestyle with top-rated schools, housing and outdoor leisure activities. Nearby New Haven and Hartford, major highways and train stations. Easy access to the CT shoreline, and 2 hours to NYC and Boston. For more information and to apply on-line, please visit our website at: www.gaylord.org, search #2017-0119. EOE.