Clinical Neuropsychologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls in Antioch, CA at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Antioch, CA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Clinical Neuropsychologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: HomeCare Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Clinical Neuropsychologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls.

About this Line of Business

Rehab Without Walls(R) NeuroSolutions started over 30 years ago as NeuroCare.  We originally designed a program helping brain injury, spinal cord injury, and stroke patients using real-life activities in their own environment. Today, we are still removing walls, breaking barriers and rebuilding lives. But we are also connecting the NeuroCare continuum, providing expertise in the right place at the right time with outpatient and residential services in addition to our groundbreaking home and community rehab.

As a(n) Clinical Neuropsychologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls you will: 

  • Interviewing patients and studying medical and social case histories
  • Performing thorough neuropsychological evaluations and conveying feedback to the clients and their families regarding test results and adjusting treatment to achieve maximum results
  • Conferring with the treatment team on the impact of brain-behavioral relationships on the client’s daily functioning and performing periodic formal assessments at various stages
  • Educating treatment team members on brain-related behaviors and on the implications of neuropsychological deficit on daily functioning
  • Providing treatment progress and status documentation in accordance with the Plan of Treatment
  • Participating in the team process, providing input and effective treatment strategies, and attending case conferences and family educational meetings
  • Designing community reintegration activities for clients and helping them to understand their needs and limitations and how to manage them
  • Reporting progress and changes in condition to the clinical staff as well as to clients and their family members
  • Collecting and documenting items necessary for the organization to complete a thorough and effective program evaluation and program improvement
  • Attending, participating in, and/or conducting internal staff development programs, and obtaining continuing education in order to maintain and enhance clinical practice skills.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Ph.D. in Neuropsychology or in an accredited training program in Neuropsychology
  • Current and valid professional license and/or certification as required by state of practice
  • 2 years of post-doctoral training in clinical Neuropsychology
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical experience in the assessment and management of traumatic brain injury or related neurological conditions
  • Knowledge of complex neurologic injury and orthopedic rehabilitation techniques

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

, Antioch, CA USA