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Date of Posting:  May 9, 2018 (3)

 

Position:     Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist 

Location:    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is seeking a psychiatrist to provide care to child & adolescent patients.

 

Duties include clinical evaluation and treatment of children, youth, and their families in an outpatient setting, teaching and supervision of medical students and psychiatry residents, and participation in research and other academic activities. Expertise in crisis intervention and care, ADHD, and disruptive behavior disorders is important. Expertise in substance use disorders would be an asset.  

 

CAMH is Canada’s premier addiction and mental health facility and a world leader in the diagnosis and care of patients with addiction and mental disorders, offering a wide spectrum of care, from treatment for first episode to care for the severely and persistently mentally ill.  It is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, the largest and most prestigious research-intensive university in Canada. CAMH, together with the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto has a strong tradition in the integration of clinical, teaching and research activities. 

 

Applicants must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  Candidates should also be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. 

 

Compensation is in accordance with the compensation of a psychiatrist in the province of Ontario (combined stipend and fee for service earnings; benefits not included).  This position is located at 1001 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON, M6J 1H4.

 

Interested applicants should submit a letter of introduction and curriculum vitae to the attention of Dr. Peter Szatmari, Chief, Child and Youth Psychiatry, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, via email to peter.szatmari@utoronto.ca.

 

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Date of Posting:  May 9, 2018 (3)

 

Position:     Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist (2 positions)

Location:    Sydney, Nova Scotia

 

Calling Nova Scotia home means ocean views, active living, and welcoming communities. Practicing here means working with passionate colleagues, providing world class care, and helping people be healthy and stay healthy, for generations. The Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres, and collaborative community-based programs across the province.

 

The Eastern Zone is supported by the two regional hospitals and a host of community hospitals and health centres. Specialty services are distributed among the two regional hospitals located in Sydney and Antigonish. Located on the very Eastern point of Nova Scotia is the stunning scenery of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park where the road climbs along the edge of Nova Scotia and it is a regular occurrence to hike among moose in their habitat. Enjoy the port city of Sydney and see the World’s Largest Fiddle on the friendly waterfront boardwalk. Cape Breton Island (connected by a causeway to mainland Nova Scotia) is known for a music scene that has prompted international attention for its deep Celtic and Gaelic roots. The traditions continue just on the other side of the Canso Causeway throughout Guysborough County to the town of Antigonish, home of St. Francis Xavier University – including the Coady Institute for International Development and the annual Highland Games and just a short drive to go back in time at Sherbrooke Village, a living museum where you can experience a traditional Nova Scotia town during the 1860’s and while in Sherbrooke you can enjoy the picturesque St. Mary’s River – a must see for nature lovers!

 

Mental Health and Addictions, Cape Breton Area, provides In-Patient, Out-Patient and Consultation services for children, adolescents, adults and old age patients. The Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions team seeks two child and adolescent psychiatrists, full or part time based in Sydney, Cape Breton Island.

 

Child and Adolescent mental health and addiction service provides outpatient and consultation services to the 19th birthday within a client and family centered context. The clinics provide group or individual therapy, in-home intervention, management of complex cases. The clinics provide interventions for anxiety, regulation of mood, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Parenting Programs. Specialty services including Neurodevelopmental Clinic, Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention for preschoolers with autism, Nova Scotia Initiative for Sexually Aggressive Youth, Forensic Social Work, and Intensive Community Based Treatment. Direct mental health and addiction care is provided in over 30 schools in the area in partnership with education programs.

 

The psychiatrist provides consultation and direct service to the Child and Adolescent program, to paediatrics and psychiatry in-patients based in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital and to community programs. Psychiatry supports rural mental health clinics and family practice, on–site or through telehealth.

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist should be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC), or eligible to the take the Fellowship examination within 2 years and/or be eligible to be credentialed to take the Child and Adolescent certification.   The candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia.  The psychiatrist can provide an integrative approach within a multi-disciplinary environment.

 

The Department of Psychiatry, through faculty appointments to Dalhousie University, provides teaching to medical students, to a local Family Medicine Residency Program, and for Psychiatry electives. Remuneration currently is through a flexible contract that provides for direct clinical work, consultation, travel, participation in program development, and capacity building through education to community services. 

 

Support is available for site visits and relocation.  For more information, please contact:

 Dr. David Aldridge at david.aldridge@nshealth.ca       

 Dr. Julie MacDonald, JulieL.MacDonald@nshealth.ca

Or Physician Recruitment Consultant, Lisa Hardy at lisa.hardy2@nshealth.ca or 1 (902)567-7797.

 

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Date of Posting:  April 11, 2018 (3)

 

Position:     Locum Tenens (Psychiatrist)

Location:    IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

 

The Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University is recruiting a child and adolescent psychiatrist for a 12 month locum in child and adolescent outpatient psychiatry.  The psychiatrist will provide general psychiatric outpatient care for children and adolescents. Part time (0.4 FTE or greater) applicants will be considered.

The IWK is an academic tertiary care health centre for children, women and families in the Maritime Provinces.  It has a large Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions Program in which the IWK Department of Psychiatry conducts its clinical work.  The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Dalhousie University is one of the largest academic groups in Canada.  Under new leadership, it is a growing division with several exciting innovations underway.  The division provides teaching and research opportunities through its affiliation with the Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine.

Halifax is the largest city in Atlantic Canada, an area of the country known as “Canada’s Ocean Playground.”  It is a friendly, family-oriented city, with a rich diversity of recreational, cultural and education opportunities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, although Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.  Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applicationsfrom qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

 

For information on licensure in Nova Scotia please consult the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia website at www.cpsns.ns.ca.

Applicants should send an electronic copy of their CV and the names and contact information of three references who may be contacted at a later date to:

Dr. Alexa Bagnell, associate professor and head, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at alexa.bagnell@iwk.nshealth.ca


Dalhousie website:  www.medicine.dal.ca              IWK Health Centre web site:  www.iwk.nshealth.ca

 

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Date of Posting: April 26, 2018 (3)

 

Position:     Locum Tenens (Inpatient Psychiatrist)

Location:    IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

 

 

IWK Health Centre / Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

The Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University is recruiting a full time (1.0 FTE) child and adolescent psychiatrist for a 12 month locum in child and adolescent inpatient psychiatry.  The psychiatrist will provide general psychiatric inpatient care for children and adolescents.

The IWK is an academic tertiary care health centre for children, women and families in the Maritime Provinces.  It has a large Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions Program in which the IWK Department of Psychiatry conducts its clinical work.  The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Dalhousie University is one of the largest academic groups in Canada.  Under new leadership, it is a growing division with several exciting innovations underway.  The division provides teaching and research opportunities through its affiliation with the Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine.

Halifax is the largest city in Atlantic Canada, an area of the country known as “Canada’s Ocean Playground.”  It is a friendly, family-oriented city, with a rich diversity of recreational, cultural and education opportunities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, although Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.  Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applicationsfrom qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

 

For information on licensure in Nova Scotia please consult the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia website at www.cpsns.ns.ca.

Applicants should send an electronic copy of their CV and the names and contact information of three references who may be contacted at a later date to:

Dr. Alexa Bagnell, associate professor and head, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at alexa.bagnell@iwk.nshealth.ca


Dalhousie website:  www.medicine.dal.ca              IWK Health Centre web site:  www.iwk.nshealth.ca

 

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Date of Posting:  February 21, 2018 (3)

 

Position:     Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Location:    Penticton & Kamploops, British Columbia

 

Penticton Regional Hospital: You will be part of our dedicated team of 6 psychiatrists providing the most up to date, comprehensive, quality client centred care to individuals and their families. The 16 bed Inpatient Psychiatric Unit (IPU) offers Acute Mental Health and Substance Use services in a safe, secure and accessible facility for the South Okanagan region. In addition to Inpatient services, our well established integrated Mental Health programs include Short Term Counseling, Community Case Management, Vocational Rehabilitation, Physical Activation, Anxiety and Depression, DBT groups, as well as Seniors Mental Health and Rural Outreach. Enjoy a diverse practice supported by a collaborative and experienced group of caring inter-disciplinary professionals; this team truly creates the work environment you have longed for!

 

Royal Inland Hospital (Kamloops):  In this position you will be part of a team of dedicated psychiatrists providing inpatient and outpatient child and youth mental health services within the hospital and the steadily expanding local community.

Hospital work would involve psychiatric assessment and treatment of patients up to and including 18 years of age, who are usually admitted through the Emergency Department. This service is supported by a Youth Crisis worker and a Mental Health Liaison worker to assist with access to community-based programs.

Community work would involve supporting family physicians, paediatricians, and child & youth mental health services. A collaborative program exists to serve the needs of youth in transition to adulthood. Subspecialty areas include eating disorders and substance use disorders.

 

We are excited to add passionate and hardworking experienced Royal College certified or eligible candidates to our team at IH. Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!

Email CV to jennifer.hiebert@interiorhealth.ca, or call 250.469.7070 x12748 and find full postings here.

 

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Date of Posting:  November 16, 2017 (6)

Position:      INPATIENT CHILD PSYCHIATRISTT

Location:     Ontario, Canada

 

General Summary   This prominent children's hospital in Ontario is seeking a junior or mid-career level child psychiatrist to join their multidisciplinary Acute Care Inpatient Mental Health Unit, which specializes in the acute inpatient care of children and adolescents with mental health problems.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities   The unit has 19 beds and this full-time position is shared with two other full-time psychiatrists. The Inpatient Unit multi-disciplinary team comprises nursing staff, child and youth care workers, two psychologists, three social workers, an occupational therapist, and a .5 FTE Family Medicine physician.  The work involves psychiatric assessments and brief treatment of children and youth with a variety of psychiatric disorders. The position of Medical Director of the inpatient unit may be available for qualified applicants. 

Required Skills and Abilities  The successful candidate will have had training and/or experience in child and adolescent psychiatry, with Royal College certification or an equivalent.  Inpatient experience as an attending physician is preferred. Some administrative experience will be required for the Medical Director position.   

Minimum Level of Preparation and Training   MD from an accredited institution; Royal College Certification in Psychiatry or equivalent; child psychiatry experience, training, or certification from the Royal College or equivalent body; must meet criteria for an academic appointment in Psychiatry at the local University's Faculty of Medicine. Bilingualism (English/French) is desirable.

Remuneration; Vacation/Conference Time  $260,000-$350,000/year (remuneration varies depending on university rank, academic and clinical productivity); 6 weeks paid vacation; 2 weeks paid conference time; financial support for conference attendance. This position carries a stipend in addition to the regular pay.   

Setting  The hospital is a pediatric health and research center providing outstanding family-centered patient care, pioneering breakthrough research, and training the health care professionals of tomorrow. It is a world-class centre providing pediatric tertiary care for children and youth aged 0 to their 18th birthday. It is one of only a few stand-alone pediatric hospitals in Canada and has more than $243 million in annual revenues, 2,500 doctors, nurses and additional staff dedicated to providing the best possible care for the children and youth of their community.    

In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.

Interested candidates, please contact: Hedi Cameron, Regional Manager, CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc. Office: 647-883-7185 E-mail: hcameron@canamrecruiting.com

 

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