POSITION SUMMARY: The Licensed Psychologist conducts comprehensive diagnostic evaluations of children and adolescents suspected of having autism spectrum disorder or other childhood behavioral/mental health conditions. The Licensed Psychologist also provide evidence-based individual, family, and group therapy to children and adolescents diagnosed with ASD. Psychological testing for clients receiving ABA therapy is provided on an as-needed basis to assess treatment. Opportunities to provide clinical supervision to Master’s level mental health clinicians, post-doctoral fellows, pre-doctoral interns, and practicum students may be available based on interest and need.
Duties:1. Conducts psychological assessments and diagnostic evaluations and re-evaluations.2. Provides individual, group, and family therapy to children and adolescents diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.3. Functions as a behavioral consultant to children, adolescents, and their families who donot have ABA as a covered benefit with their insurance.4. Consults with our multi-disciplinary team and participates in clinical team meetings asrequested.5. Actively participates in peer review and supervision.
EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:1. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in clinical or schoolpsychology required2. Licensed (or license-eligible) Psychologist in the state of Illinois