Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:58 AM
Job Title: Psychologist: Helen F. Graham
Location: Helen F. Graham Center
City, State: Newark, Delaware
Christiana Care Health System is hiring a full:time health psychologist to join the psychosocial oncology program at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center and Research Institute (HFGCC and RI) in Newark, Delaware. The primary function of this position is to provide direct psychosocial services to people affected by cancer, which includes individual, couples and family counseling, multidisciplinary team participation, inpatient consultations, and support and education group facilitation. Additional functions include participation in program development, collaboration in behavioral research and clinical supervision of externs and interns.
Qualified applicants will have a Ph.D./Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA:accredited psychology program, a pre:doctoral internship from an APA:accredited site, and specialty training in psycho:oncology and/or experience in a medical setting. Applicants must be eligible for license in Delaware. Qualified applicants will also have training and experience in collaborating in behavioral research, program development, and mentoring.
The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center and Research Institute was one of the first sites selected for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Community Cancer Center Program (NCCCP) and is nationally recognized for its multidisciplinary model of care, leadership in research, and provision of support services. We offer Multidisciplinary Clinics (MDCs) where patients make one visit to see a surgeon, medical and radiation oncologist, psychologist and other support services. The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center enrolls 7 times more patients in National Cancer Institute clinical research trials than the national rate. The Ruth Ann Minner High Risk Family Cancer Registry includes more than 6,000 families with over 260,000 individuals. Cancer Outreach established the Wilmington Project which has incorporated outreach workers into the chronic disease screening program and the state colorectal screening program has eliminated the disparity between Caucasians and African Americans. With a focus on training, HFGCC and RI offers a Radiation Oncology Physics Residency Program, Radiation Oncology Residency Program, and Surgical Oncology Breast Fellowship. Academic appointments encouraged with Thomas Jefferson University and/or the University of Delaware.
Work Shift: Day shift, No Rotation
Position Type: Clinical (non:nursing)
Job Requisition : 40695BR
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