Psychologist, Pediatrics - Autism & Developmental Medicine (ADMI)Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases of the brain, emotional disturbance and behavior problems in children.
Geisinger is seeking a talented and motivated Child Psychologist (PsyD or PhD) to join a growing multidisciplinary clinical and research team at Geisinger's Autism & Developmental MedicineInstitute (ADMI) in beautiful Lewisburg, PA, Wilkes Barre/Scranton and other sites in central Pennsylvania.
Geisinger fosters a training environment with strong academic ties to nearby Bucknell University and our medical school, Geisinger Commonwealth Medical College. ADMI's vision is to expand and integrate clinical services, research, education, and family support for children and adolescents with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
At ADMI, child psychologists:
provide clinical care, including diagnostics and medication management, as part of a dynamic,
multidisciplinary developmental medicine, psychiatry, psychology, neuroscience, and genomics team
work within a busy, stimulating clinical and research environment serving individuals with diverse neurodevelopmental challenges
develop clinical expertise and research interests through specialty clinics for fragile X, Smith-Magenis, 22q11.2 deletion, and other genetic syndromes
enjoy protected time to pursue research projects and clinical trials related to developmental brain disorders
teach residents, medical students, and trainees in allied disciplines through established affiliations between Geisinger and regional academic institutions (Bucknell University and Geisinger Commonwealth Medical College)
are respected and supported colleagues within Geisinger's nationally-recognized and growing Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute
Doctoral Degree- (Required)
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
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