April 9, 2015

Position Opening for ADHD Psychologist at Nemours/AI duPont Hospital for Children

The Nemours/ Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is accepting applications for a full-time psychologist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of ADHD. 
The Nemours/ A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children is committed to providing access to high-quality, family-centered health care for children and adolescents, and has developed several initiatives to improve access to behavioral health services. We are in search of a psychologist to help expand access to evaluation and treatment for ADHD through a multidisciplinary, integrated ADHD clinic. The ADHD Access Clinic will include a psychologist and pediatrician focused on evaluation and treatment of children and adolescents with ADHD. The psychologist in this position will also work closely with our primary care psychologists on developing standards and programs for evaluation and treatment of ADHD across settings. Duties will include: evaluation, testing, consultation with families, care coordination with medical colleagues, and group treatment. Opportunities exist for program development and clinical research.

Nemours/ A.I. duPont Hospital for Children's state-of-the-art facility is located in a suburban setting a half-hour from Philadelphia.  In addition to the main hospital campus, Nemours has a number of satellite offices, including 10 primary care locations that serve a diverse population of patients and are the primary medical home for 25% of the children in Delaware.   The Division of Behavioral Health includes over 20 psychology and neuropsychology faculty members, three psychiatrists, an APA-approved Internship program, Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, and Doctoral Externship Program.  Behavioral Health is part of the Nemours Neuroscience Center, along with the closely aligned disciplines of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Developmental Pediatrics, and Rehabilitative Medicine.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA-approved clinical psychology program, a pre-doctoral Internship from an APA-approved site, at least one year of postdoctoral experience in a medical setting, and both clinical and research experience with ADHD.  Send letter of interest and vita to Meghan McAuliffe Lines, Ph.D., Chair of Search Committee, Division of Behavioral Health, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 1600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19899 or e-mail Meghan.Lines@nemours.org.  
Applications are being reviewed currently and will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary and benefits are competitive.  Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children is an equal opportunity employer.  For further information, please visit our website:http:///www.nemours.org.

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