Pediatric Psychologist with specialization in Tourette and Tic Disorders
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Psychologist to join the professional staff of the Division of Psychology.
The ideal candidate must have well-rounded assessment and intervention experience in clinical child psychology with special interest in Tourette and Tic Disorders, including certification in Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for Tics (CBIT). We are seeking someone to develop innovative models of care that allow us to effectively scale our psychosocial interventions. Additional expertise in school-based interventions is desirable, but not required. The candidate must be able to support the programmatic growth of Phoenix Children’s Hospital’s Tourette Center of Excellence including the development of strong working relationships with our growing Phoenix Children’s Psychology, Psychiatry, and Neurology Divisions, as well as our Licensed Clinical Social Worker colleagues. The ideal candidate will also cultivate community partnerships and participate in clinical outcomes research. Please see our website for information regarding unique opportunities for research and existing community partnerships (https://phoenixchildrens.org/tourette-tic-disorders-clinic/programs-services). Additional leadership opportunities are available for the right candidate.
The Pediatric Psychologist will become a member of the Phoenix Children’s Medical Group and will report to the Division Chief of Psychology. The candidate must be board-certified or board-eligible in Pediatric Psychology and will join a growing team of 17 Psychologists. Professionalism, leadership, interpersonal communication skills, and adaptability are essential. Active involvement in our psychology internship and fellowship programs is expected, as is participation in the education of medical learners. Academic appointments are strongly encouraged through our relationships with University of Arizona-Phoenix College of Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine, and Mayo School of Medicine. The ideal candidate will be ab accomplished Pediatric Psychologist with excellence in diagnostic skills, teaching ability, and a record of scholarship.
Phoenix Children’s Hospital main campus, located in the heart of Phoenix, is a full-service, freestanding, tertiary medical center with 433 licensed beds, 72 of which are dedicated to intensive care and 33 of which are NICU. We are a rapidly growing healthcare system, soon expanding to 610 licensed beds, making it one of the largest in the country. A second community hospital is opening in 2022, including a level III NICU, and third community hospital is expected in 2023. Our healthcare system includes: the state’s only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center, treating about 2,650 patients annually; a state-of-the-art motion analysis lab; a full-range of specialty services, including orthopedics, neurosciences, cardiovascular services, neonatology, and cancer and blood disorders; and a depth of high acuity specialties including heart, liver, kidney, bone marrow and stem cell transplantation, an active emergency department, and neonatal and pediatric intensive care units.
Phoenix Children’s is a teaching hospital, leading the way for the next generation of pediatric providers through residency programs and fellowships, and is actively involved in clinical research, dedicating $10 million annually to support research activities.
Phoenix Children’s is Arizona’s only children’s hospital recognized by US News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals, ranking in all 10 specialties in 2019-2020. Phoenix Children’s also consistently ranks on the Becker’s Hospital Review list of the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare and was named the 2018 Exceptional Innovator and Business of the Year by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce.
For application, please contact:
David Blaha (email@example.com)
Physician and Leadership Talent Acquisition Partner
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Internal Number: PPWTSS
About Phoenix Children's Hospital
With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 specialists, Phoenix Children’s is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's care facility in the state. We provide inpatient, outpatient, trauma and emergency care across more than 75 subspecialties.
To meet the needs of our growing community, we continue to expand, adding new top physicians, world-class programs and state-of-the-art facilities.
We provide hope, healing and the best healthcare for children and their families.
Phoenix Children's will be the premier regional pediatric center in the Southwest, nationally recognized as one of the best for pediatric care, innovative research and medical education. We will:
Offer the most comprehensive pediatric care services in the Southwest, providing a full range of services solely dedicated to children.
Be recognized for innovative research supported by leading clinical trials of new treatment and diagnostic methods.
Be recognized for providing advanced education and training for clinical providers.
Be known as an effective advocate for Arizona’s children.
Family-centered care that f...ocuses on the needs of the child first, and values the family as an important member of the care team
Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
Collaboration within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
Leadership that sets the standard for pediatric healthcare today and innovations of the future
Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best services in the most cost-effective way
Strategic Areas of Focus
Growth: Phoenix Children’s will grow by expanding service lines; enhancing geographic coverage; aligning with physicians, hospitals and networks; expanding research and academic programs; and improving financial performance.
Integration: Phoenix Children’s will become a clinically integrated organization aligned with physicians and organizations committed to improving quality across a full range of care while effectively managing the total cost of care.
Quality: Phoenix Children’s will identify and implement changes that continually improve clinical quality, patient safety and customer service, using evidence-based best practices.