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

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/8/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Clinical Neuropsychologist - Rehab Without Walls - Per Diem

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 - Rehab Without Walls - Per Diem. In this position, you will play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Clinical Neuropsychologist - Rehab Without Walls - Per Diem Responsibilities
  • Performs periodic formal assessments at various stages in the rehabilitation process. Provides feedback/input to the person served, family and treatment team with regard to cognitive/neuropsychological rehabilitation issues, test results and their practical application.
  • Assess person receiving services' condition to determine candidacy for the rehabilitation program. Provide training to the person receiving services and as appropriate, all others involved in that person's rehabilitation. Analyze and document the result of any training.
  • Provide counseling/psychotherapy and education to the person receiving services and family regarding the adjustment process and programmatic outcome.
  • Supervise practicums and internships in psychology in accord with the university requirements and program policies and procedures.
  • Lead groups in accordance with the appropriate group dynamics.
  • Design community reintegration activities to assist the person receiving services with their psychological/cognitive needs during physical activity. Assist the person receiving services in understanding their needs and limitations and how to manage them during function.
  • Perform a thorough evaluatiion, assessing the needs of the person receiving services, and set measurable objectives that are formulated in conjunction with the rehabilitation team. Adjust treatment to achieve maximum results.
  • Responsible to apply professional knowledge and skills in accordance with accepted standards of clinical practice, to facilitate problem resolutions, and thereby the achievement of individualized goals and outcomes for the person served.
  • Provide treatment progress and status documentation in accordance with the Plan of Treatment.
  • Report progress to the rehabilitation staff, person receiving services and family members. Observe/document and report changes in the condition of the person served to the Clinical Coordinator/designee, attending physician and other treatment team members as appropriate.
  • Participate in the team process, provide input and effective treatment strategies. Attend case conference and family educational meetings.
  • Develop, teach and assess the plan of treatment. Guide the Rehabilitation Specialist/Certified Nursing Assistant in fullfillment of the plan. Use appropriate methods and tools in all teaching and training activities, including those associated with discharge.
  • Maintain the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature. Share information only when the recipient's right to access is clearly established and the sharing of such information is clearly in the best interest of the person served.
  • Collect and document items necessary for the organization to complete a thorough and effective program evaluation and program improvement.
  • Attend, participate in and/or conduct internal staff development programs, obtain continuing education as required by Company policy and regulations. Maintain and enhance clinical practice skills.
  • Perform other duties as assigned in response to the person serviced, office and/or program needs.
  • Specific Requirements

  • Ph.D. in Neuropsychology or in an accredited training program in Neuropsychology, two years of post doctoral training in clinical Neuropsychology.
  • Minimum of three years clinical experience in the assessment and management of traumatic brain injury or related neurological conditions is generally required.
  • Knowledge of complex neurologic injury and orthopedic rehabilitation techniques generally required. Maintain professional license and/or certification as required by the state in which the therapist practices.
  • Additional Information



    Benefits

    In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

    • Competitive pay based on experience
    • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
    • Suite of voluntary insurance options
    • 401(k)
    • Paid Time Off
    • Holidays
    • Performance incentives
    • Company Discount Purchasing Program
      • Cell phone Service
      • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
      • Furniture
      • Appliances
      • Staples discounts
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Predictive Full-time, 40 Hour Plus Schedule
    • Part-time and On-call shifts available (less than 30 hours)

    Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

    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.

    , Pleasanton, CA 94566 USA